Apple announces M1 chip for Silicon Macs
The news: Apple has announced the first processor made for the Mac at their ‘one more thing’ event.
- 8-core CPU, with 4 high efficiency cores
- Similarly, it has the world’s fastest 8-core GPU
- It’s got 5nm architecture, like the A14 chip in iPhone and iPad
- Apple claims it has the world’s fastest single CPU core with the best CPU performance per watt
Our take: Wow. Seems Apple Silicon is shaping up to be everything we hoped and dreamed about