Apple M1 GPU: specs and benchmarks

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Apple M1 GPU
Apple M1 GPU
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Year of release 2020


Apple started M1 GPU sales 10 November 2020. This is notebook card based on 5 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

We have no data on M1 GPU benchmark results.

General info

Some basic facts about Apple M1 GPU: architecture, market segment, release date etc.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
Market segmentLaptop
Release date10 November 2020 (2 years ago)

Technical specs

Apple M1 GPU's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Apple M1 GPU's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores8of 18432 (AD102)
Manufacturing process technology5 nmof 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)


Parameters of memory installed on Apple M1 GPU: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM instead.

Shared memory+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of Apple M1 GPU. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

  • GeekBench 5 Metal

GeekBench 5 Metal

Geekbench 5 is a widespread graphics card benchmark combined from 11 different test scenarios. All these scenarios rely on direct usage of GPU's processing power, no 3D rendering is involved. This variation uses Metal API by Apple.

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