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Apple silicon, new Arm-based chip - M1 | MacBook Air | no more Intel

Apple - no more reliable on other processor manufacturers to build their MacBooks.

Apple has officially launched its own ARM-based chip named M1 and Apple MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini computer all processed with this new M1 chipset.

Apple MacBooks used to come with different memory, CPU, GPU, I/O, and other units but now all comes integrated into one single new ARM-based M1 Chip and Apple claims that it is much faster, delivers high performance, and more power-efficient than any other ultrabook present in the market.

Apple M1 chip - Techysapiens

M1 chip:

  • Apple M1 5nm chipset with 16 billion transistors is packed with

  • octa-core processor, consisting of 4 High-performance cores and 4 High-efficiency cores is 3.5X faster than its predecessors.

  • Integrated GPU - 6x faster

  • DRAM

  • 15x faster - 16-cores Neural Engine for better machine learning can perform 11 trillion operations per second.

  • As M1 is an integrated chip with all the components packed in one chip it's way more power-efficient and impressive battery life.

Checkout - Official announcements of Apple - new M1 chip

Apple MacBook Air - Techysapiens

Along with the new M1 chip, Apple also announced its new Apple MacBook Pro, Mac Mini, and MacBook Air.

The new MacBook Air is a new fan-less MacBook and is processed with its new M1 chip and so holds 3.5x faster CPU, 5x faster GPU, Touch ID, 2 Thunderbolts, 15-18 Hours of usage

  • 8-core CPU with 4 perform­ance cores and 4 efficiency cores

  • 7-core GPU / 8-core GPU

  • 16-core Neural Engine

  • Up to 15 hours wireless web / Up to 18 hours Apple TV app movie playback

Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for:

  • Charging

  • DisplayPort

  • Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40 Gbps)

  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10 Gbps)


  • 8GB and up to 16 GB configurable


  • 256GB SSD Configurable to 512GB, 1TB or 2TB

  • 512GB SSD Configurable to 1TB or 2TB


  • ₹92,900 / ₹1,17,900

Checkout - Official announcements of Apple MacBook Air

Checkout - Official announcement and release price of MacBook Pro

Apple also launched its new M1 processed Mac Mini:

Apple Mac Mini - Techysapiens
  • 8-core CPU

  • 8-core GPU Up to 6x faster graphics performance10

  • 16-core Neural Engine Up to15x faster ML performance16

  • Up to17 hrs of wireless web browsing Up to20 hrs of movie playback

Checkout - official announcement on Apple Mac-mini

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