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Hi, I'm a Mac user. I am wondering if I should buy an e-GPU. They are quite expensive, but I am wondering if they actually make a difference. Thanks!

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1 minute ago, Shimejii said:

No. Not generally worth it unless your doing a task that requires a much beefier gpu.

^^^ depends on what you're doing. Gaming? Wouldn't advise that on a mac in the first place. eGPUs are more for game development and rendering and such.

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