Lightroom dont use all computer power. Slow work :(

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Lightroom uses not the full power of my computer. I have 32 gigabytes of RAM, an Intel 6700 processor, and a 4 gigabyte graphics card. SSD Drive. However, lightroom use only a small part of these resources and works slowly. I have a Sony A7Rii camera and its 42 megapixel RAW files even with the use of a smart preview is very problematic and long to process. It seems to me a limitation in the program itself that it can not use this computer power.
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Can you be more specific? What exactly is slow? For example, loading the image in the Develop module, or building previews, or...
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When I move on to the next image, I have to wait for it to load and (this is with the use of a smart preview). Then I wait for the toolbar to skip - it takes a very long time. At me process of processing so is already fulfilled that I can do actions on the keyboard many times faster. I have 15 seconds to process one photo and I spend about 40 as a result when processing 3000-4000 photos, it takes me much longer. To speed up the process I bought a powerful computer - but the process accelerated slightly. The process of exporting processed photos sometimes takes several hours (3-4 hours)
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You should know that LR only takes advantage of the multiple cores in your processor in some specific scenarios. Working in the develop module is unfortunately very "single core". When building an LR setup, it is best to look for the best single threaded CPU performance instead of the best overall performance (for instance, a Xeon 56 core processor will be slower than a Core i7 7700K).

But I totally agree with you : LR (and Camera Raw in general) is VERY slow. The same operations in pure Photoshop (I mean, not in the Camera Raw filter) are much faster, even when using a non-destructive adjutment layer.

For the first time in years, I seriously think about giving up on LR and using another program for my photo needs (in addition to Photoshop that is too "single image" oriented)

Every my 16mpix Olympus E-M5 II leads to very very slow develop workflows...

I wish you the best of luck. 
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