Apple has announced the M2 Pro and M2 Max processors. Two new devices, the M2 Mac mini and the M2 MacBook Pro 14 and 16 inches, offer up to 38 GPU cores and 96 GB of memory.
“Apple today announced the M2 Pro and M2 Max, two next-generation SoCs (system-on-a-chip) that take the breakthrough power-efficient performance of Apple silicon to new heights. The M2 Pro scales up the M2’s architecture to include CPUs with up to 12 cores, GPUs with up to 19 cores, and up to 32 GB of fast unified memory,” the company said.
According to Apple, the M2 Pro is 40% faster than the M1 Pro running Adobe Photoshop and 80% faster than the i9 16-inch MacBook Pro.
The M2 Pro features a 12-core CPU and up to 19 GPU cores, and 32GB of unified memory. The M2 Max, on the other hand, has up to 38 GPU cores, doubles the unified memory bandwidth, and comes with up to 96GB of unified memory.