•  Date Published: 03 Nov 2021
  • Apple M1 Pro (8-core)
  • Apple M1 Pro GPU (14-core)
  • 14.2”, Liquid Retina (3024 x 1964), 120 Hz
  • 1000GB SSD
  • 16GB RAM
  • 1.60 kg (3.5 lbs)

Pros

  • Exceptional performance from the new SoCs
  • Comfortable keyboard
  • Three Thunderbolt 4 connectors + SD card reader and HDMI connector
  • Doesn't use PWM
  • Great build quality
  • Very good battery life
  • Loud and dynamic speakers
  • 120Hz adaptive ProMotion display
  • 99% DCI-P3 coverage with a ton of presets
  • Mini LED backlight with high maximum brightness, and very high contrast ratio
  • Quiet during extreme workload

Cons

  • Still no USB Type-A ports
  • Soldered RAM and storage
  • Awkward notch on the display
  • Uses PWM

Specs

CPU Performance #79in Top CPUs
  • AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U 1.6%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4700U 2.3%
  • Apple M1 Pro (8-core) 
  • Intel Core i5-11300H 1.3%
  • Apple M2 (10-core GPU) 1.9%
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2%
  • HDD/SSD
  • 1TB SSD
  • RAM
  • 16GB RAM
  • OS
  • Mac OS X
  • Body Material
  • Aluminum
  • Dimensions
  • 312.6 x 221.2 x 15.5 mm (12.31" x 8.71" x 0.61")
  • Weight
  • 1.60 kg (3.5 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 3x USB Type-C
  • 4.0, Thunderbolt 4, Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI
  • 2.0
  • Card Reader
  • SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5mm Combo Jack
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Touch ID
  • Web camera
  • FHD FaceTime
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Three Microphone Array
  • Speakers
  • 6x Speaker System with force-cancelling woofers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

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