Apple MacBook Pro 14 2021 Laptop Review: The performance of the M1 Max is limited
Apple M1 Max | Apple M1 Max 24-Core GPU | 14.20" | 1.6 kg
The Apple M1 Max 24-Core-GPU is an integrated graphics card by Apple offering 24 of the 32 cores in the M1 Max Chip. The 3,072 ALUs offer a theoretical performance of up to 8 Teraflops.
The graphics card has no dedicated graphics memory but can use the fast LPDDR5-6400 unified memory with a 512 bit bus (up to 400 GBit/s).
The GPU clocks between 389 and 1296 MHz and offers no short term boost (389, 486, 648, 778, 972, 1296 MHz steps according to Powermetrics). The GPU is intended to use Apple Metal 2 API and could still be based on the older PowerVR architectures (last used in the Apple A10).
The Apple M1 Max is manufactured in the modern 5nm process at TSMC and offers an excellent energy efficiency.
Apple M1 Series
|Pipelines||24 - unified|
|Core Speed||1296 MHz|
|Power Consumption||10 Watt|
|Date of Announcement||10.11.2020|
The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.
|Total War: Three Kingdoms||201||96||62||46|
|Shadow of the Tomb Raider||141||85||79||77|
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For more games that might be playable and a list of all games and graphics cards visit our Gaming List
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Apple MacBook Pro 14 2021 M1 Max 24-Core GPU: Apple M1 Max, 14.20", 1.6 kg
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