Apple M1X Processor Coming To MacBook Pro 16

Apple M1X Processor Coming To MacBook Pro 16

Apple recently launched the new M1 processors. According to the latest information, the company is already putting a more powerful processor in their MacBook Pro 16. Technology giant Apple has recently started developing its own processors for their laptop and desktop devices. We saw M1 processors as the first product of the company’s initiative. The Cupertino company is already working on new processors.

Important claims have been made about the company’s new processor. Although the chip is called M1X for now, it does not have a set formal name yet. The new processor will be place in the MacBook Pro 16 for the first time, which will be released in 2021. Twitter post by LeaksApplePro, provided various details about the chip named M1X. The potential processor will have more cores and will outperform the M1 processor in benchmark tests.

M1X will be a 12-core processor, according to estimations. Eight of these processor cores will be the same as the system in the Apple M1. 4 of the cores in the M1 were power-saving cores called Icestorm, and 4 were performance cores called Firestorm. The number of Firestorm cores in the new kernel will increase to 8. Another source making a statement regarding the M1X stated that the processor can access a prototype. The article on this resource reads, “If you think the M1 is fast, you haven’t seen the M1X.”