MacBook Pro (14-inch, 2023) - Technical Specifications (2023)

Year introduced : 2023


  • Silver
  • Space Gray


Apple M2 Pro chip

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  • 10-core CPU with 6 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores, 12-core CPU with 8 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores
  • 16-core GPU,19-core GPU
  • 16-core Neural Engine
  • 200GB/s memory bandwidth
  • Media engine
    • Hardware-accelerated H.264, HEVC, ProRes, and ProRes RAW
    • Video decode engine
    • Video encode engine
    • ProRes encode and decode engine
  • Configurable to:
    • M2 Pro with 12‑core CPU and 19‑core GPU, M2 Max with 12‑core CPU and 30‑core GPU, or M2 Max with 12‑core CPU and 38‑core GPU

Apple M2 Max chip

  • 12-core CPU with 8 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores
  • 30-core GPU
  • 16-core Neural Engine
  • 400GB/s memory bandwidth
  • Media engine
    • Hardware-accelerated H.264, HEVC, ProRes, and ProRes RAW
    • Video decode engine
    • Two video encode engines
    • Two ProRes encode and decode engines
  • Configurable to:
    • M2 Max with 12‑core CPU and 38‑core GPU


Liquid Retina XDR display

  • 14.2-inch (diagonal) Liquid Retina XDR display;1 3024-by-1964 native resolution at 254 pixels per inch

XDR (Extreme Dynamic Range)

  • 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio
  • XDR brightness: 1000 nits sustained full-screen, 1600 nits peak2 (HDR content only)
  • SDR brightness: 500 nits


  • 1 billion colors
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology

Refresh rates

  • ProMotion technology for adaptive refresh rates up to 120Hz
  • Fixed refresh rates: 47.95Hz, 48.00Hz, 50.00Hz, 59.94Hz, 60.00Hz


Apple M2 Pro chip

  • 16GB unified memory
    Configurable to: 32GB (M2 Pro or M2 Max), 64GB (M2 Max), or 96GB (M2 Max with 38‑core GPU)

Apple M2 Max chip

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  • 32GB unified memory
    Configurable to: 64GB (M2 Max) or 96GB (M2 Max with 38‑core GPU)

Battery and Power3

  • Up to 18 hours Apple TV app movie playback
  • Up to 12 hours wireless web
  • 70-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery3
  • 67W USB-C Power Adapter (included with M2 Pro with 10‑core CPU)
  • 96W USB-C Power Adapter (included with M2 Pro with 12‑core CPU or M2 Max, configurable with M2 Pro with 10‑core CPU)
  • USB-C to MagSafe 3 Cable
  • Fast-charge capable with 96W USB‑C Power Adapter


Apple M2 Pro chip

  • 512GB SSD
    Configurable to: 1TB, 2TB, 4TB, or 8TB

Apple M2 Max chip

  • 1TB SSD
    Configurable to: 2TB, 4TB, or 8TB

Charging and Expansion

  • SDXC card slot
  • HDMI port
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • MagSafe 3 port
  • Three Thunderbolt 4 (USB-C) ports with support for:
    • Charging
    • DisplayPort
    • Thunderbolt 4 (up to 40Gb/s)
    • USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s)

Display Support

M2 Pro

Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at 1 billion colors and:

  • Up to two external displays with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz over Thunderbolt, or one external display with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz over Thunderbolt and one external display with up to 4K resolution at 144Hz over HDMI
  • One external display supported at 8K resolution at 60Hz or one external display at 4K resolution at 240Hz over HDMI

M2 Max

Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at 1 billion colors and:

  • Up to four external displays: Up to three external displays with 6K resolution at 60Hz over Thunderbolt and one external display with up to 4K resolution at 144Hz over HDMI
  • Up to three external displays: Up to two external displays with 6K resolution at 60Hz over Thunderbolt and one external display with up to 8K resolution at 60Hz or one external display with 4K resolution at 240Hz over HDMI

Thunderbolt 4 digital video output

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  • Support for native DisplayPort output over USB‑C

HDMI digital video output

  • Support for one display with up to 8K resolution at 60Hz or 4K resolution at 240Hz

Video Playback

  • Supported formats include HEVC, H.264, and ProRes
  • HDR with Dolby Vision, HDR10, and HLG

Audio Playback

  • Supported formats include AAC, MP3, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, and Dolby Atmos

Keyboard and Trackpad

Backlit Magic Keyboard with:

  • 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys including 12 full-height function keys and 4 arrow keys in an inverted-T arrangement
  • Touch ID
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures



  • Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax)5


  • Bluetooth 5.3


  • 1080p FaceTime HD camera
  • Advanced image signal processor with computational video


  • High-fidelity six-speaker sound system with force-cancelling woofers
  • Wide stereo sound
  • Support for Spatial Audio when playing music or video with Dolby Atmos on built-in speakers
  • Spatial Audio with dynamic head tracking when using AirPods (3rd generation), AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max
  • Studio-quality three-mic array with high signal-to-noise ratio and directional beamforming
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack with advanced support for high-impedance headphones
  • HDMI port supports multichannel audio output

Operating Requirements

  • Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: –13° to 113° F (–25° to 45° C)
  • Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensing
  • Operating altitude: tested up to 10,000 feet
  • Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
  • Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet

Size and Weight

  • Height: 0.61 inch (1.55 cm)
  • Width: 12.31 inches (31.26 cm)
  • Depth: 8.71 inches (22.12 cm)
  • Weight (M2 Pro): 3.5 pounds (1.60 kg)6
  • Weight (M2 Max): 3.6 pounds (1.63 kg)6

Operating System

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Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of their new MacBook Pro. With built-in support for vision, hearing, mobility, and learning, you can create and do amazing things.
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Features include:

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  • Voice Control
  • VoiceOver
  • Zoom
  • Increase Contrast
  • Reduce Motion
  • Siri and Dictation
  • Switch Control
  • Closed Captions
  • Text to Speech

Built-in Apps7

  • App Store
  • Books
  • Calendar
  • Contacts
  • FaceTime
  • Find My
  • GarageBand
  • Home
  • iMovie
  • Keynote
  • Mail
  • Maps
  • Messages
  • Music
  • News
  • Notes
  • Numbers
  • Pages
  • Photo Booth
  • Photos
  • Podcasts
  • Preview
  • QuickTime Player
  • Reminders
  • Safari
  • Shortcuts
  • Siri
  • Stocks
  • Time Machine
  • TV
  • Voice Memos

In the Box

  • 14-inch MacBook Pro
  • 67W USB-C Power Adapter (M2 Pro with 10-core CPU) or 96W USB-C Power Adapter (M2 Pro with 12-core CPU or M2 Max)
  • USB-C to MagSafe 3 Cable (2 m)

Configure to Order

  • Configure your MacBook Pro with these options at
    • M2 Pro with 12‑core CPU, 19‑core GPU, and 16‑core Neural Engine
    • M2 Max with 12‑core CPU, 30‑core GPU, and 16‑core Neural Engine
    • M2 Max with 12‑core CPU, 38‑core GPU, and 16‑core Neural Engine
    • 32GB unified memory (M2 Pro and M2 Max)
    • 64GB unified memory (M2 Max)
    • 96GB unified memory (M2 Max with 38‑core GPU)
    • 1TB, 2TB, 4TB, or 8TB SSD
    • 96W USB‑C Power Adapter (included with M2 Pro with 12‑core CPU or M2 Max)

MacBook Pro and the Environment

The 14-inch MacBook Pro is designed with the following features to reduce its environmental impact:8
See the 14-inch MacBook Pro Product Environmental Report

Made with better materials

  • Over 30% recycled content in the entire product,9 including:
    • 100% recycled aluminum in the enclosure
    • 100% recycled rare earth elements in all magnets
    • 100% recycled tin in the solder of multiple printed circuit boards
    • 100% recycled gold in the plating of multiple printed circuit boards
    • 35% or more recycled plastic in multiple components

Energy efficient

  • ENERGY STAR® certified10

Smarter chemistry11

  • Arsenic-free display glass
  • Mercury-, BFR-, PVC-, and beryllium‑free

Green manufacturing

  • Apple’s Zero Waste Program helps suppliers eliminate waste sent to landfill
  • All final assembly supplier sites are transitioning to 100% renewable energy for Apple production

Responsible packaging

  • 100% of virgin wood fiber comes from responsibly managed forests
  • 97% fiber-based packaging and no outer plastic wrap12

Apple and the Environment
We’re committed to making our products without taking from the earth, and to become carbon neutral across our entire business, including products, by 2030.
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Acoustic Performance

Declared noise emission values in accordance with ECMA-109

Sound Power Level
L W A,m (B)
Sound Pressure Level
Operator Position
L p A,m (dB)
Idle1.3 (K V = 0.3)4
Wireless web1.3 (K V = 0.3)4
  1. L W A,m is the mean A-weighted sound power level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 B.
  2. L p A,m is the mean A-weighted sound pressure level measured at operator position (rounded to the nearest 1 dB).
  3. 1 B (bel) = 10 dB (decibel).
  4. K v is the statistical adder for computing upper-limit of A-weighted sound power level.
  5. The quantity, L W A,c (formerly called L W Ad) may be computed from the sum of L W A,m and K v .
  6. The wireless web test browses 6 tabs with a mix of content including media.
  7. Configuration tested: Apple M2 Max chip, 12-core CPU / 30-core GPU, 64GB unified memory, 2TB storage.
  1. The displays on the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro have rounded corners at the top. When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screens are 14.2 inches and 16.2 inches diagonally (actual viewable area is less).
  2. In temperatures less than 25° C.
  3. Actual rating of 69.6 watt-hours (14-inch model) or 99.6 watt-hours (16-inch model). Testing conducted by Apple in November and December 2022 using preproduction 14-inch MacBook Pro systems with Apple M2 Pro, 12-core CPU, 19-core GPU, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB SSD; and preproduction 16-inch MacBook Pro systems with Apple M2 Pro, 12-core CPU, 19-core GPU, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB SSD. The wireless web test measures battery life by wirelessly browsing 25 popular websites with display brightness set to 8 clicks from bottom. The Apple TV app movie playback test measures battery life by playing back HD 1080p content with display brightness set to 8 clicks from bottom. Battery life varies by use and configuration. See for more information.
  4. 1GB = 1 billion bytes and 1TB = 1 trillion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
  5. Wi‑Fi 6E not available in China mainland. Requires macOS 13.2 or later in Japan.
  6. Weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
  7. iMovie, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote are available on the Mac App Store. Downloading apps requires an Apple ID and a device that is compatible with the OS version required for each app.
  8. Data accurate as of product launch.
  9. Product recycled content is the mass of certified recycled material relative to the overall mass of the device, not including packaging or in‑box accessories.
  10. ENERGY STAR and the ENERGY STAR mark are registered trademarks owned by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
  11. Apple’s Regulated Substances Specification describes Apple’s restrictions on the use of certain chemical substances in materials in Apple products, accessories, manufacturing processes, and packaging used for shipping products to Apple’s end-customers. Restrictions are derived from international laws or directives, regulatory agencies, eco-label requirements, environmental standards, and Apple policies. Every Apple product is free of PVC and phthalates except for AC power cords in India, Thailand (for two-prong AC power cords), and South Korea, where we continue to seek government approval for our PVC and phthalates replacement. Apple products comply with the European Union Directive 2011/65/EU and its amendments, including exemptions for the use of lead such as high-temperature solder. Apple is working to phase out the use of these exempted substances for new products where technically possible.
  12. Based on retail packaging as sold by Apple. Fiber content is based on a breakdown of U.S. retail packaging by weight. Adhesives, inks and coatings are excluded from our calculations of plastic content and packaging weight.

Published Date: Jan 24, 2023


Is there a new MacBook Pro coming out in 2023? ›

New 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro: Release date

The 2023 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro started shipping on January 24, 2023. Read our review of the 16in MacBook Pro with M2 Pro. You can order a new MacBook Pro on Apple's website here or to get a bargain take a look at our round up of the best MacBook Pro deals.

How much RAM does the new 14-inch MacBook Pro have? ›

Apple's high-end 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro offers the M1 Pro chip with 16GB of RAM as standard, but you can upgrade to 32GB of RAM for $400.

How many watts is a 14-inch MacBook Pro? ›

14-inch MacBook Pro (2021 or later)

96W USB-C Power Adapter + USB-C to MagSafe 3 Cable or USB-C charge cable.

Is it worth to buy new MacBook Pro 14-inch? ›

Is It a Good Time to Buy? Yes. If you're a power user looking for a powerful MacBook, then this is a great time to snag a 14- or 16-inch MacBook Pro, as Apple just released new versions in January. If you don't need that much power, you can opt for the 2022 13-inch MacBook Pro and MacBook Air with the M2 chip.

What is the difference between 2022 and 2023 MacBook Pro? ›

In short, the newer 2023 MacBook Pro is larger, heavier, and more expensive. But it's also much more powerful and has a much better display, as well as more ports. The older 2022 model is great for users who don't need tons of raw power, and for those who are on a tight budget.

What's better M2 or M1 Pro? ›

With its powerful CPU, M2 Pro can compile code up to 25 percent faster than M1 Pro, and up to 2.5x faster than MacBook Pro with an Intel Core i9 processor.

Is 16GB enough RAM on new MacBook Pro? ›

Depends. If you are working on either Premiere or Final Cut Pro, 8 to 16 GB of RAM is enough (with 8GB being the recommended amount specified by Adobe), but if you are going to work in Avid Media Composer you need a minimum of 8GB of RAM and at least 24GB if working with UHD.

Do I need 16GB RAM? ›

Most users need about 8 GB of RAM, but to use several apps at once, you might need 16 GB or more. If you don't have enough RAM, your computer will run slowly and apps will lag. VRAM is located on your graphics card and stores temporary graphical data from apps and games.

How fast is MacBook Pro 14-inch SSD? ›

Testing the 14-inch MacBook Pro with M2 Max, the laptop scored similarly to the 16-inch M2 Pro, achieving a read speed of 5,319 MB/s and a write speed of 6,402 MB/s.

Is 60W enough to power MacBook Pro? ›

In general, 27W is enough to maintain or slightly recharge the battery when the computer is not under load and 60W is enough to recharge the battery even when the computer is under moderate load. For more details, see the diagrams below and check out our test results when recharging a MacBook Pro.

Is the 14-inch MacBook Pro heavy? ›

The 14-inch MacBook Pro is a size class that sits comfortably between the 13-inch MacBook Pro and 16-inch MacBook Pro. The edge-to-edge display, 0.61-inch thick chassis, and 3.5-pound weight make for a small yet powerful machine.

How much battery life does the MacBook Pro 14-inch have? ›

In terms of battery life, Apple says the 14-inch MacBook Pro can deliver up to 18 hours of battery life when playing back video. The 16-inch model adds four hours for 22-hour battery life when playing back video.

How often should you replace your MacBook Pro? ›

When do Macs become obsolete? Based on operating system support, the limit is between eight and ten years – after which time Apple will not support the software and it's probably a good time to replace your Mac.

Is it better to buy MacBook Pro 13 or 14? ›

The 13-inch MacBook Pro offers three extra hours of battery life over the 14-inch MacBook Pro, but one hour less than the 16-inch MacBook Pro. According to Apple, the 13-inch MacBook Pro can deliver up to 20 hours of battery life during video playback.

How many years will a MacBook Pro last? ›

On average, your MacBook Pro is expected to last 7.2 years and a MacBook Air for 5-7 years. However, the lifespan of your MacBook depends on what tasks you use your MacBook for, how frequently it is used, and how well you care for your battery and its components.

Which MacBook Pros to stay away from? ›

Avoid the 2018 and 2019 versions of the MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pros made between 2016 and 2019, and any 15-inch MacBook Pro (the 16-inch replaced the 15-inch model in late 2019).

Which MacBook to buy in 2023? ›

The MacBook Air M2 is the best laptop for most people, thanks to its blazing speed, slim design and reasonable price, while the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros provide lots of ports, more advanced displays and even more power for creative professionals.

Is the new MacBook Pro more powerful than an iMac? ›

Both the MacBook Pro 13 and the iMac have identical processors. Because the MacBook Pro 13 and the iMac share the same M1 processor, their performance is virtually identical. Compared to most laptops running on midrange AMD and Intel processors, Macs have better performance and better battery life than the competition.

Should I buy M1 or M2? ›

If you can afford to spend $200 more, the MacBook Air M2 is the better pick. It has a separate charging port, a brighter screen, a better webcam and keyboard, significantly more battery life, and slightly more performance power. The MacBook Air M1 is the better choice for those looking to save a bit of money.

Should I get M1 chip or M2 chip? ›

Unsurprisingly, the M2 blows the M1 out of the water with about 20 percent higher multi-core performance. For reference, Apple claimed the M2's CPU is 18 percent faster, which turns out to be true. However, compared to other chips in the M1 lineup, the M2 still doesn't stand a chance.

Is it worth it to wait for M2 MacBook Pro? ›

Given that it has only been 18 months since Apple launched the ‌M1‌ MacBook Pro and the ‌M1‌ chip continues to be offered in the iPad Air, iPad Pro, Mac mini, and iMac, the ‌M2‌ MacBook Pro will likely not be worth it coming directly from the previous model and future-proofing is unlikely to be an important factor at ...

How much RAM is good as a programmer for an M1 MacBook Pro 8GB or 16GB? ›

Is MacBook Pro M1 8GB RAM enough for programming? Yes. Programmers who compile large amounts of code or perform 3D rendering might want to opt for 16GB of memory, but except for these use cases, 8GB on the M1 MacBook Pro is enough.

Is it worth getting extra RAM in a MacBook Pro? ›

If you're doing any video rendering, music production, design work, or photography editing, you might see a big improvement in speed if you upgrade the RAM. If your MacBook is on the older side, it's probably more cost effective to just buy a new computer than it is to upgrade the RAM.

Is there a big difference between 8GB and 16GB RAM MacBook Pro? ›

Geekbench and Cinebench tests

The Geekbench and Cinebench benchmarks did not demonstrate a difference in performance between the 8GB and 16GB models, but other tests designed to maximize RAM usage did make the difference between the two capabilities clear.

Is 16GB RAM always better than 8GB? ›

16GB of RAM is the best place to start for a gaming PC. Although 8GB was enough for many years, new AAA PC games like Cyberpunk 2077 have an 8GB of RAM requirement, though up to 16GB is recommended. Few games, even the latest ones, will actually take advantage of a full 16GB of RAM.

Is 8GB RAM enough for next 5 years? ›

One of the most common questions we get asked is “how do I know if my computer needs more memory?” The answer is actually pretty simple. If you're using a PC that was released in the last five years or so, chances are it comes with 8GB of RAM – which is more than enough for most people.

What is the benefit of upgrading RAM from 8GB to 16GB? ›

16GB is the recommended amount of RAM for playing most games and will provide a noticeable increase in performance from 8GB. You will also be able to run applications in the background without affecting gameplay.

Does more SSD make MacBook faster? ›

Up to 51% faster! Even surfing the web can be up to 8% faster by upgrading your current hard drive to an SSD. Bring new life to your Mac computer by investing in an SSD upgrade!

How long can a MacBook SSD last? ›

That means it will last minimum 7-10 years, otherwise they would be out of business replacing all dead SSD's. Just to clarify, I am talking about the most common type of SSD (using the Single layer memory cells), the dual layer lasts even longer but it is much more expensive.

How much SSD is enough for Mac? ›

If you're buying a MacBook today, we'd recommend that you get at least 512GB of storage. If you have lots of large videos or similar, 1TB is better. It's not cheap, but you owe it to yourself to make your main computer as usable as possible.

Is 65W enough for MacBook Pro 14? ›

And you can fast-charge an M2 MacBook Air when using just one of the 65W ports. While it's perfectly suitable for the 14in MacBook Pro, a 100W power adapter can fast-charge that model using either a USB-C charging cable or Apple's own MagSafe 3 cable.

What happens if you use a higher wattage charger MacBook? ›

Your MacBook requires a power adapter with the right wattage. You can easily use a compatible charger with a higher wattage, though it won't charge your MacBook any faster. If you use a charger with a lower wattage, it won't provide enough power for your MacBook.

Can I charge MacBook 14 with 60W charger? ›

The short answer is Yes, especially with 60W, it is enough power to recharge your laptop. The long answer follows below. USB Power Delivery (PD) is part of what makes the Thunderbolt 3 interface such a great solution for external storage devices.

Why is the new MacBook Pro so thick and heavy? ›

The increased display size is the primary thing causing the new MacBook Pro to be a bigger and heavier machine than its predecessor, but the addition of more ports and a new keyboard aren't making it any lighter.

Why is MacBook 14 so thick? ›

They are actually slightly thicker than before when you measure their height. Apple changed the tapering-off design of the previous MacBook Pros to this new design of the new 14" and 16" MacBook Pros. Apple did this so they had more room inside for the internals.

Why did Apple remove the touch bar? ›

It would have taken a lot of effort to fit the Touch Bar into the new laptops that have a new form factor and were different in size from the old ones. Thus, Apple simply decided that enough is enough, and it was time to call the Touch Bar a failed project.

Why is my MacBook Pro 14 battery draining so fast? ›

Check background apps

In any case, background apps are one of the things that can quickly drain all MacBook battery charge. To check which apps are using the most power without your knowledge, follow these steps: Go to Applications. Click Utilities ➙ Activity Monitor.

Does MacBook Pro 14 have backlit keyboard? ›

Apple redesigned the keyboard and made it all black with backlit keys, and it looks great. It feels similar to last year's model, but not quite the same because it's a bit quieter and softer, but still great to type on.

Is the MacBook Pro 14 inch 4K? ›

Display Support

Up to two external displays with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colors (M1 Pro) or. Up to three external displays with up to 6K resolution and one external display with up to 4K resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colors (M1 Max)

What is Apple's next release 2023? ›

Apple in January 2023 introduced new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models that are equipped with updated M2 Pro and M2 Max chips. Apple also introduced new M2 and M2 Pro Mac mini machines and a new larger-sized $299 HomePod, with all of these announcements done via press release.

Is Apple releasing a new MacBook Pro in 2022? ›

And while the M2 chip might not be as powerful as the M1 Pro and M1 Max processors, it's far beyond the M1. As I said before, this is the most powerful 13-inch base-model MacBook Pro Apple has ever produced. Design aside, the MacBook Pro 2022 is a definitive improvement over its predecessor.

Are there any new MacBook Pros coming out? ›

The MacBook Pro laptop computers are available to preorder on Monday, the company announced, and will launch January 24. The MacBooks start at $1,999. The laptops will feature Apple's newest M2 Pro and M2 Max "systems on a chip," which the company said will provide increased power and efficiency.

What is Apple releasing in spring 2023? ›

Apple in 2023: MacBook Pro M2 Pro, new Mac mini and more

These were originally planned for the end of this year, but have now slipped into early 2023 according to Bloomberg's Gurman. As with the previous generation, these laptops will reportedly come in 14- and 16-inch sizes, and may well appear around Spring.

What will Apple release in March 2023? ›

Apple March event 2023: MacBook Pro M2 Pro 14-inch and 16-inch. Apple launched a new MacBook Pro 14-inch 2023 and new MacBook Pro 16-inch 2023 in a January press release.

What is coming from Apple in September? ›

Apple launched the new iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods Pro in September 2022.

What is the best time of year to buy a new MacBook? ›

Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and the attendant deals stretching before and beyond them, remain the best time to buy most Apple devices at discounted prices. Historically, we've tracked the highest concentration of Apple deals that meet our standards in the month of November.

Which is the best time to buy MacBook? ›

When is the best time to buy an iPhone?
Best time to buy an iPhoneSeptember, October, Black Friday and Cyber Monday
Best time to buy a MacBookAugust and Labor Day
Best time to buy an iMacMemorial Day, Labor Day, Black Friday, Cyber Monday and between Christmas and New Year's Day
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Which MacBook is long lasting? ›

Battery life: The 13-inch M2 MacBook Pro is the longest-lasting MacBook there is, posting a Tom's Guide battery test time of 18:20.

Should I wait for the M2 MacBook Pro 14? ›

MacBook Pro M2 Pro: why you shouldn't wait

The existing MacBook Pro 2021, in its 14-inch and 16-inch guises, may also be just what you need even without the M2-based chips. Gurman says the "overall design and features" of the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros are unlikely to change with the new generation.

Is the M2 chip worth it? ›

Like the new MacBook Pro M2, this new notebook features the Apple M2 chip — making it one of the most performant and overall best laptops you can buy. Despite its steep $1,199 starting price, it's arguably worth every penny due to the value it provides.

Is it good to buy MacBook Pro now? ›

Macworld recommends: BUY

Now that the MacBook Pro has its M2 upgrade, this is a pretty good time to buy. The 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro may not be updated again until 2024.

How long do MacBook Pros last? ›

On average, your MacBook Pro is expected to last 7.2 years and a MacBook Air for 5-7 years. However, the lifespan of your MacBook depends on what tasks you use your MacBook for, how frequently it is used, and how well you care for your battery and its components.

How do I get Apple student discount? ›

How to get student discount at Apple
  1. Click here to go to the Apple Education Store page.
  2. Hit 'Get Verified with UNiDAYS'
  3. Follow the steps to sign in to UNiDAYS, or register if you don't yet have an account.
  4. Enter the Education Store and reveal student prices.
  5. Enjoy the savings!

When was MacBook Pro 14 released? ›

The 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros were released in October 2021. Powered by either M1 Pro or M1 Max chips, they are the first to be available only with an Apple silicon system on a chip. These models re-introduced MagSafe, function keys, and some other elements that had been removed from the Touch Bar MacBook Pro.


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