Apple Event that happened this November 2020 announced their brand new MacBook Air with the M1 along with MacBook Pro and Mac Mini. The price for the new MacBook Air would start at around INR 92,900 in India, while the Mac Mini might cost around INR 64,900. The new MacBook Pro would start at around INR 1,22,900.
The display size for both the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro have a 13-inch display.
As per the latest update, Apple is switching to its in-house ARM-based processors for MacBooks, just like the iPhone and iPad. The new processor for MacBooks is the M1 processor that has eight cores and an integrated CPU and GPU that would also power the latest Mac Mini desktop. The M1 processor comes with a dedicated 16-core Neural Engine for AI-related tasks and machine learning activities
What is the Apple M1 Chip?
M1 is the first chip Apple has designed only for the Mac. This chip is the most powerful chip Apple ever created. As compared to the previous-generation Apple computers’ this chip M1 delivers up to 3.5x faster CPU performance, around 6x more aster GPU performance, and up to 15x faster machine learning, all while enabling battery life up to 2x longer than usual.
Is Apple M1 Chip Better than Intel?
It’s the question that many apple users might be asking and wondering whether the AppleM1 chip is better than Intel. Let’s try to see the difference between them.
- In the Apple M1 processor-based MacBook Air, the processor helps provide battery life that provides 15 hours of web surfing and 18 hours of video watching.
- Processor ( Apple M1 ) speed 3.5 times more than that of the old Intel–
- If we talk about graphics, then they are five times faster as compared to intel based models.