Note: The information shown below is based on a pre-sample. Technical details or benchmark results may be different in the final version of this processor.

Apple M2 - Benchmark

Apple M2

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.35 GHz CPU Cores: 12
Turbo (1 Core): No turbo CPU Threads: 12
Turbo (12 Cores): No turbo
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: No
Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A core: 10x Firestorm B core: 2x Icestorm
C core: --

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

GPU name: Apple M2 (16 Core)
GPU frequency: 3.20 GHz GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Generation: 1 DirectX Version:
Execution units: 256 Shader: 0
Max. GPU Memory: 16 GB Max. displays: 3
Technology: 5 nm Release date: Q3/2021

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

h264: Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
VC-1: Decode
AVC: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

Memory type: LPDDR4X-4266 Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 2 ECC: No
PCIe version: 4.0 PCIe lanes:

EncryptionEncryption

AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

TDP (PL1): 35 W TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: 45 W TDP down: --
Tjunction max. --

Technical detailsTechnical details

Instruction set (ISA): ARMv8-A64 (64 bit) Architecture: M1X
L2-Cache: 32.00 MB L3-Cache: --
Technology: 5 nm Virtualization: None
Release date: Q3/2021 Socket: N/A
Part Number: --

Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

Used in: Apple MacBook Pro 14 (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16 (2021)
Apple Mac Mini Pro (2021)

Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-11700K Intel Core i7-11700K
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
1569
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Intel Core i5-11600K Intel Core i5-11600K
6x 3.90 GHz (4.90 GHz) HT
1564
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Intel Core i5-11600KF Intel Core i5-11600KF
6x 3.90 GHz (4.90 GHz) HT
1564
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Apple M2 Apple M2
12x 3.35 GHz
1562
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Apple M1X Apple M1X
12x 3.35 GHz
1562
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Intel Xeon W-11855M Intel Xeon W-11855M
6x 3.20 GHz (4.90 GHz) HT
1540
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Intel Core i9-11900H Intel Core i9-11900H
8x 2.50 GHz (4.90 GHz) HT
1540
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Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-11700K Intel Core i7-11700K
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
15011
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Intel Core i7-11700KF Intel Core i7-11700KF
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
15011
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Intel Core i9-7900X Intel Core i9-7900X
10x 3.30 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
14998
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Apple M2 Apple M2
12x 3.35 GHz
14975
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Apple M1X Apple M1X
12x 3.35 GHz
14975
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AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5750G AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5750G
8x 3.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
14350
Amazon
AMD Ryzen 7 5700G AMD Ryzen 7 5700G
8x 3.80 GHz (4.60 GHz) HT
14350
Amazon
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i9-11900K Intel Core i9-11900K
8x 3.50 GHz (5.30 GHz) HT
1878
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Intel Core i9-11900 Intel Core i9-11900
8x 2.50 GHz (5.20 GHz) HT
1831
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Intel Core i9-11900F Intel Core i9-11900F
8x 2.50 GHz (5.20 GHz) HT
1831
Amazon
Apple M2 Apple M2
12x 3.35 GHz
1811
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Apple M1X Apple M1X
12x 3.35 GHz
1811
Amazon
Intel Core i7-11700KF Intel Core i7-11700KF
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
1794
Amazon
Intel Core i7-11700K Intel Core i7-11700K
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
1794
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10980XE Intel Core i9-10980XE
18x 3.00 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
15841
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Intel Core i9-9980XE Intel Core i9-9980XE
18x 3.00 GHz (4.50 GHz) HT
15725
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AMD Ryzen Threadripper Pro 3955WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper Pro 3955WX
16x 3.90 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
15679
Amazon
Apple M2 Apple M2
12x 3.35 GHz
15120
Amazon
Apple M1X Apple M1X
12x 3.35 GHz
15120
Amazon
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX
24x 3.00 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
14740
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AMD Ryzen 9 5900X AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
12x 3.70 GHz (4.80 GHz) HT
14650
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Samsung Exynos 7570 Samsung Exynos 7570
ARM Mali-T720 MP1 @ 0.60 GHz
10
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Samsung Exynos 4210 Samsung Exynos 4210
ARM Mali-400 MP4 @ 0.27 GHz
9
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Samsung Exynos 3250 Samsung Exynos 3250
ARM Mali-400 MP2 @ 0.45 GHz
8
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Apple M2 Apple M2
Apple M2 (16 Core) @ 3.20 GHz
5
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Samsung Exynos 3110 Samsung Exynos 3110
PowerVR SGX540 @ 0.20 GHz
3
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G
Qualcomm Adreno 642 @ 0.00 GHz
1
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Qualcomm Adreno 642 @ 0.00 GHz
1
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