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First M2 benchmarks show speed boost over original M1 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro

June 15, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Pre-orders for the new M2 MacBook Pro officially open on Friday, with the first orders slated to arrive on July 24. Ahead of that release, new benchmarks have popped up showcasing our first look at the performance gains offered by the all-new M2 chip. As usual, the results seem to corroborate Apple’s claims…

First M2 chip benchmarks

Apple provided some claims for M2 performance at WWDC, saying it offers some notable gains over the previous-generation M1 chip: an 18% faster CPU, a 35% more powerful GPU, and a 40% faster Neural Engine. The benchmarks that have emerged on Geekbench today show that Apple’s claims are pretty accurate.

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