Apple M1 Pro 8-Core: specs and benchmarks

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Apple M1 Pro 8-Core
Apple M1 Pro 8-Core
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  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2021
Performance 13.36


Apple started Apple M1 Pro 8-Core sales 18 October 2021. This is desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a maximum temperature of °C.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Apple M1 Pro 8-Core processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating463
Market segmentDesktop processor
SeriesApple M-Series
Release date18 October 2021 (less than a year ago)

Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores8 (Octa-Core)
Chip lithography5 nm
64 bit support+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Apple M1 Pro 8-Core.

Integrated graphics cardApple M1 Pro 14-Core GPU ( - 1296 MHz)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Apple M1 Pro 8-Core. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Apple M1 Pro 8-Core 13.36
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

Cinebench Release 15 Multi Core (sometimes called Multi-Thread) is a variant of Cinebench R15 which uses all the processor threads.

Apple M1 Pro 8-Core 1320

Cinebench R15 (standing for Release 15) is a benchmark made by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. It was superseded by later versions of Cinebench, which use more modern variants of Cinema 4D engine. The Single Core version (sometimes called Single-Thread) only uses a single processor thread to render a room full of reflective spheres and light sources.

Apple M1 Pro 8-Core 210

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Apple M1 Pro 8-Core is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Apple M1 Pro 8-Core performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.

Similar processors

Here is our recommendation of several processors that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Ryzen 3 3100
Intel Core i5-10600T Core i5 10600T
Intel Core i5-11500T Core i5 11500T
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GE Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GE
AMD Ryzen 3 4300GE Ryzen 3 4300GE
Intel Core i5-10505 Core i5 10505

User rating

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4 ratings
Apple M1 Pro 8-Core
Apple M1 Pro 8-Core

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