TECHNOLOGY 【Hardware】 WWDC 2022 Conference Highlights: M2 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro

Apple held its annual Worldwide Developers Conference early this morning. In addition to adding new features to the system software, a variety of hardware has also been introduced: M2 Macbook Air and Macbook Pro. #MacbookAir The newly designed MacBook Air uses the same design style as last year's MacBook Pro, with midnight dark, starlight, space gray, and silver. There is a 3.5 mm headphone, 2 Thunderbolt ports USB Type-C and MagSafe sockets. Use the M2 chip with a powerful 8-core up to 10-core GPU, delivering up to 18 hours of battery life like the previous generation. M2 CPU speed is about 1.4 times faster than M1, M2 is made with second-generation 5nm technology, has more than 20 billion transistors, 25% more than M1; can be equipped with 24GB high-performance unified memory, 100GB/s memory frequency Wide and 50% faster than M1.


MacBook Air

The 13.6-inch Liquid Retina display maxes out at 500 nits of brightness. In addition, it features a 1080p FaceTime HD camera and a three-mic high-wind array with a four-speaker sound system. The MacBook Air with 8-core CPU, 8-core GPU, 8GB unified memory, and 256GB SSD storage is priced at HK$9,499.

MacBook Pro

The M2 MacBook Pro has no new design and features the same 13-inch Retina display as its predecessor. It has enough power for 20 hours, supports ProRes encoding and decoding, and can play and edit up to 11 4K ProRes video streams and up to 2 8K ProRes video streams. Convert projects to ProRes 3x faster than ever before. The MacBook Pro with 2TB SSD storage, 8-core CPU, 10-core GPU, 8GB unified memory, and 256GB SSD storage is priced at HK$9,999. The MacBook Air with SSD storage is priced at HK$9,499.


MacBook Pro