CPUPowerUp is a simple application that allocates more Processor Power to the frontmost application.
By how much does it increase speed?
I have been asked this question a lot because there are lots of applications similar to mine that claim to improve by up to 30%. I am distributing this free, so I am going to be honest from my experience and mishaps trying to tweak performance, using software alone it is ALMOST impossible to increase to that speed without affecting the Mac OS X multitasking abilities. The way I increase power will, I am letting you know up front, decrease some of your multitasking abilites (just a little). I more...
- Improved GUI
- different implementation
- choice in whether to log or not
- better memory usage means more for you!
RequirementsMac OS X 10.2 or later
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