Originally Posted by a_greer
so what happens when you really spin the tires on this bad ass hot rod? compile code, run a database, compress /encode uncompressed video...
I'm an animator, and I run Maya, I'm still setting the machine up at the moment. I've only had it for 12 hours. I'm installing XP via boot camp right now, so I can get Maya running all four cores. I have Maya running in OSX, but under Rosetta. It seems OK, but I really want to get the most out of this machine until @#%^#$ Autodesk bting out a universal binary of Maya.
Assuming there's no problems with the XP install, I'll run a couple of renders and see how the fans hold up