In temporary: Apple’s new 13-inch MacBook Pro with M2 SoC is seemingly arriving forward of schedule. he new machine, together with the corporate’s redesigned MacBook Air, broke cowl in the course of the WWDC keynote earlier this month. Apple on the time mentioned each laptops had been on observe to ship in July however that now not seems to be the case.
Apple is now accepting orders for the 13-inch MacBook Pro with M2. It, together with the brand new Air, have been featured in Apple’s on-line retailer because the reveal however weren’t accessible to truly purchase.
The new MacBook Pro begins at $1,299 and consists of an M2 with an eight-core CPU and 10-core GPU, 8GB of unified reminiscence and 256GB of SSD storage. It’s being supplied in your selection of silver or area grey and can ship early on June 23.
Apple’s new MacBook Air with M2 stays unavailable to order as of this writing however that might change at any second. Pricing on that system begins at $1,199 which will get you a 13.6-inch Liquid Retina show, an eight-core CPU, an eight-core GPU, 8GB of reminiscence and a 256GB SSD.
Benchmark outcomes from the brand new M2-powered Macs leaked out earlier this week. The Geekbench 5 runs highlighted modest enhancements on the CPU aspect (11 p.c quicker within the single-threaded check and 18 p.c higher on the multi-threaded check) in comparison with the M1. Things had been extra spectacular on the GPU aspect however this was probably a results of the 2 further GPU cores featured in some M2 variants.