The primary seemingly official Geekbench 5 outcome for the bottom mannequin 14-inch MacBook Professional with an 8-core M1 Professional chip has surfaced, and it reveals that the 8-core mannequin is, as anticipated, ~20% slower than 10-core fashions by way of multi-core efficiency.
The benchmark outcome lists the 8-core 14-inch MacBook Professional with a multi-core rating of 9,948, which is round 20% decrease than the typical multi-core rating of round 12,700 for 14-inch MacBook Professional fashions configured with a 10-core M1 Professional or M1 Max chip. Have in mind that is solely a single outcome, so extra outcomes are wanted for certainty.
For single-core efficiency, the 8-core M1 Professional chip has roughly the identical rating as the usual M1 chip, the M1 Professional chip, and the M1 Max chip.
The bottom mannequin 14-inch MacBook Professional with an 8-core M1 Professional chip is priced at $1,999 in america. Clients can improve this configuration to a 10-core M1 Professional chip with a 14-core GPU for an additional $200, elevating the whole value to $2,199.
The brand new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Professional fashions grew to become out there to order on Monday and have began delivery to some prospects forward of a Tuesday, October 26 launch. Along with M1 Professional and M1 Max chip choices, the notebooks function mini-LED shows with ProMotion for as much as a 120Hz refresh charge, extra ports like an HDMI port and an SD card slot, MagSafe charging, longer battery life, and a notch housing an upgraded 1080p webcam.
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