Apple M2 Pro 10-Core: specs and benchmarks


Aggregated performance score

M2 Pro 10-Core provides acceptable benchmark performance at 11.59% of a leader's which is a 96-core Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX.

Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WXRyzen ThreadripperPRO 7995WX


Apple started M2 Pro 10-Core sales 17 January 2023. This is notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 10 cores and 10 threads, and is based on 5 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3696 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Primary details

Apple M2 Pro 10-Core processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance ranking610
Place by popularitynot in top-100
Market segmentLaptop
SeriesApple M-Series
Release date17 January 2023 (1 year ago)

Detailed specifications

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 cores10 (Deca-Core)
Base clock speed2.424 GHzof 4.7 (Ryzen 9 7900X)
Boost clock speed3.7 GHzof 6.2 (Core i9-14900KS)
L1 cache7.3 MB
L2 cache36 MBof 96 (Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX)
L3 cache24 MBof 768 (EPYC 7773X)
Chip lithography5 nmof 3 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
Number of transistors40000 Millionof 92000 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
64 bit support+
Unlocked multiplierNo

Graphics specifications

General parameters of a GPU integrated into Apple M2 Pro 10-Core.

Integrated graphics cardApple M2 Pro 16-Core GPU

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Apple M2 Pro 10-Core. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Combined synthetic benchmark 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 M2 Pro 10-Core 11.59

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

Cinebench Release 15 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R15 which uses all the processor threads.

Benchmark coverage: 15%

Apple M2 Pro 10-Core 1664

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

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 It was superseded by later versions of Cinebench, which use more modern variants of Cinema 4D engine.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.

Benchmark coverage: 15%

Apple M2 Pro 10-Core 231

Gaming performance

Closest competitors

Apple M2 Pro 10-Core's performance relative to its closest rivals among notebook CPUs.

Apple M1 Pro 101.64
Apple M2 Pro 10-Core 100

Similar processors

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

Ultra 7 165UCore Ultra7 165U
Ultra 5 125UCore Ultra5 125U
Ryzen 7 4980URyzen 74980U
Ryzen 5 PRO 7540URyzen 5PRO 7540U

Recommended GPUs

People consider these graphics cards to be good for Apple M2 Pro 10-Core, according to our PC configuration statistics.

These are the fastest graphics cards for Apple M2 Pro 10-Core in our user configuration statistics. There is a total of 320 configurations using Apple M2 Pro 10-Core in our database.

Community ratings

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