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    Computer.Geek's Avatar
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    Oct 25, 2004
    Toronto, Canada
    13.3" 2.26 GHz MBP, 2GB RAM, 640GB HD
    ibook g4 1.2 ghz - still using panther
    Hello everyone,

    It's been awhile since I've posted and I know leopard is coming up sometime (hopefully) this year. I am still using Panther and was wondering if it's worthwhile to upgrade to tiger. My only concern is if it will slow down my computer and if the widgets will tax my ram as I currently have 768mb. Is it worthwhile performance wise to upgrade or should i just wait till i get a new machine with leopard?

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    rman's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 24, 2002
    Los Angeles, California
    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    If everything is working well for you now, there is no need to upgrade.
    Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain!

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    Stretch's Avatar
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    Jan 13, 2007
    Central New York
    15in i7 MacBook Pro, 8GB RAM, 120GB SSD, 500GB HD
    I had the same iBook as you. I put tiger on it shortly after it came out. It ran without too many problems, but it was a little slower than Panther was. I'd recommend staying with Panther for now.
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