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Posted · CURA on MacOS: M1 optimized coming?

Hi everybody. 


I recently made a CURA slicing test on all my different machines I got: 

-Windows 10 PC which is my strongest machine

-Apple MacBook Pro 2020 with M1 chip

-IMac form 2017 with Windows in Dual-boot


My testing shows that CURA isn't optimized for the M1 chip yet (judging by the results).


Is this something for the future?

Judging by other speed tests I did the slicing speed on optimized M1 software should beat most other windows Pc's...



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    Posted · CURA on MacOS: M1 optimized coming?

    Don't expect too much or not in the near future, because Cura depends on Qt. 

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    But yes, I also have a Macbook with M1 and I really like it, but haven't tried Cura yet on this machine. For my 3D printing tasks, I still use my iMac.

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