Today Apple news, New MacBook Pro Gets M1 Chip With 20 Hour Battery Life.
New 13-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros were announced on Tuesday with Apple’s custom M1 system-on-a-chip. It gives the MacBook Pro 20 hours of video playback, 2.8x faster performance, and more.
Available to order today and starts shipping November 17th.
13-inch MacBook Pro M1
Featuring the all-new 8-core M1 processor, the new MacBook Pro is 2.8 times faster than the previous generation. The 8-core GPU is up to 5 times faster, machine learning up to 11 times faster, and will give customers 17 hours of web browsing and 20 hours of video playback. Apple says it’s the longest battery life mac.
The M1 has a new Image Signal Processor for sharper webcam images and more detail in highlights and shadows during video calls, but the webcam itself is still 720p.
The 13-inch MacBook Pro starts at $ 1,299 or $ 108.25 / month for 12 months with monthly Apple Card payments. The 16-inch MacBook Pro starts at US $ 1,499 / month or US $ 124.91 for 12 months with monthly Apple Card payments.