Apple Silicon Evolution (vs Top Competitors) over the years

Apple Silicon Evolution (vs Top Competitors) over the years

Apple came a long way from a simple chip that powers the first iPad. Here a general look how Apple Silicon fare over the years

October 1, 2022 · 12 min · 2388 words · erwinkarim
Mac Studio 2022 vs MacBook Pro 2023

Mac Studio 2022 vs MacBook Pro 2023

Apple has put the professional desktop and laptop Macs at the same price. It’s early 2023 and it is the limbo time where Apple just updated the MacBook Pro with new M2 chips but it’s too early for Mac Studio. So is the Mac Studio still worth the price?

January 31, 2023 · 12 min · 2421 words · erwinkarim
Macbook Air M2 vs Base Macbook Pro M1 Pro

Macbook Air M2 vs Base Macbook Pro M1 Pro

A decent MacBook Air M2 config is $1,600. How does it stack up against the base 14-inch MacBook Pro M1 Pro?

August 11, 2022 · 9 min · 1715 words · erwinkarim
Apple M2 vs Apple M1 Pro: Newer is better?

Apple M2 vs Apple M1 Pro: Newer is better?

The M2 is the latest SOC from Apple Silicon team and improved in basically everything. Does it mean that $2,000 investment in the MacBook Pro is a waste?

June 29, 2022 · 7 min · 1315 words · erwinkarim
Mac Studio vs Macbook Pro

Mac Studio vs Macbook Pro

Apple has put the professional desktop and laptop Macs at the same price. We investigate what you will lose or gain from choosing each base setup. We were surprised by the change of value dynamics when we moved up a tier on each line.

April 10, 2022 · 11 min · 2163 words · erwinkarim
Apple M1 vs Intel i9-12900K: Comparison between M1 Family (base to Ultra) against Intel's best

Apple M1 vs Intel i9-12900K: Comparison between M1 Family (base to Ultra) against Intel's best

The M1 Ultra has landed in March 2022 and is Apple's latest attempt to take back the performance crown from Intel and Nvidia. We take stock of how Apple Silicon performs against Intel’s lineup.

March 12, 2022 · 12 min · 2385 words · erwinkarim
Apple M1 vs Intel i9-12900K: Comparison between M1 Family (base to Ultra) against Intel's best

Apple M1 vs Intel i9-12900K: Comparison between M1 Family (base to Ultra) against Intel's best

The M1 Ultra has landed in March 2022 and is Apple's latest attempt to take back the performance crown from Intel and Nvidia. We take stock of how Apple Silicon performs against Intel’s lineup.

March 12, 2022 · 12 min · 2385 words · erwinkarim
Apple March 2022 Event Preview

Apple March 2022 Event Preview

The first Apple Event for 2022 is expected to be done in early March. Here what you can expect to see: M2, iPad Air, iPhone SE 3 and maybe more.

February 21, 2022 · 12 min · 2462 words · erwinkarim
Macbook Air vs Macbook Pro 2021

Macbook Air vs Macbook Pro 2021

MacBook lineup is complete. Which one is the one you should take? Should you wait for the new M2 MacBook Air?

December 26, 2021 · 8 min · 1647 words · erwinkarim
M1 Pro vs M1 Max: Is It Worth It?

M1 Pro vs M1 Max: Is It Worth It?

To get the cheapest M1 Max in the 14-inch MacBook Pro, you will need to pay an extra $500 to upgrade the M1 Pro to M1 Max and another $400 to upgrade the RAM. Is all that extra dough worth it?

November 3, 2021 · 10 min · 2070 words · erwinkarim