Something to look ahead to: As Apple prepares to launch 13-inch MacE-book Pros that includes its newest M2 processor, Bloomberg thinks upgrades to the opposite fashions are coming, probably this 12 months. They possible will not be basic overhauls over the present design however ought to carry efficiency enhancements.
Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman claims Apple is already engaged on new fashions of the 14-inch and 16-inch MacE-book Pros with the M2 SoC. Other than the brand new processor, they need to be largely the identical as the present MacE-book Pros of that measurement, iterating on their M1 Pro and M1 Max CPUs with the M2 Pro and M2 Max.
Compared with M1, benchmarks present the M2 reaching a modest 11 % enchancment in single-threaded efficiency, an 18 % improve in multi-threaded efficiency, and a formidable 43 % rise in graphics efficiency. The M2 Pro’s and M2 Max’s enhancements over their predecessors will weigh equally in direction of graphics, which ought to assist customers with duties like video enhancing.
The M2 MacE-book Air is out there now, and Apple will begin delivery a 13-inch MacE-book Pro with an M2 chip on June 23, forward of schedule. Depending on the availability chain, the bigger variants may arrive in late 2022 or early 2023. That window aligns with predictions of enhanced M2 manufacturing ramping up late this 12 months.
Of Apple’s alleged 9 deliberate M2 Macs, 5 are nonetheless unaccounted for, possible desktop fashions comparable to a Mac Pro that includes an M2 Ultra.