Should I upgrade iMac OS to speed it up?

  gibsteve 10:40 15 Feb 2018

My late 2009 iMac running OS Yosemite 10.10.5 is very slow. Would updating the OS make it faster, or slow it down even more? Thanks.

  HondaMan 21:20 15 Feb 2018

Possibly not. I upgraded through El Capitan to High Sierra and found that my speed actually went down, not by much and not enough to make a difference, but that was on a then top spec 5K iMac, 4Ghz and 24Mb memory

What is Markdown?

Markdown lets you add more formatting to your post. Simply type in your post and it will display as written.

If you wish to add bold or italic characters, add a hyperlink to another website, a heading or a horizontal line, simply use the relevent icons above the text input field.

A preview of your post will appear in the grey box below. If you make a change and you're not happy, simply press the back arrow icon to undo.

Post a Reply

4500

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Moto G6 Play Review: First Look

iPad 9.7in (2018) review

Comment utiliser Live Photos ?