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AMD Says its New Mobile CPUs Can Beat Apple Silicon

[caption id="attachment_388263" align="aligncenter" width="1201"] Image: AMD[/caption] AMD on Wednesday unveiled a slew of new Ryzen 7000 series processors with "Zen 4" cores at CES 2023. The highlights of the CPU/GPU giant's CES announcements were three new Ryzen 7000X3D series desktop chips that feature AMD's 3D V-Cache technology and succeed last year's Ryzen 7 5800X3D, which...

Resident Evil Village for Apple Silicon Macs [REVIEW]

Capcom and Apple recently ported Resident Evil 8 to Apple silicon Macs, thanks to Metal 3 and its MetalFX upscaling feature, which allows AAA titles like Resident Evil Village to run smoothly on the Mac. For those who aren’t familiar, Resident Evil Village is categorized as a AAA title, since it was developed for consoles...

Plex Media Server Gets Native Apple Silicon Support

Plex has just released the new version of its Plex Media Server as a universal build for Macs, bringing native support and full optimization for Apple Silicon Macs (via MacGeneration). The release was announced over 2 weeks back by a Plex employee in a forum thread. "The universal build is now in beta as of 1.28.0. If...

Microsoft Teams App is Now Fully Optimized for Apple Silicon Macs

Microsoft has today announced it is rolling out a universal binary version of its Teams app, meaning it will now run natively on the entire Mac lineup and is fully optimized for Apple silicon. "We heard from our customers who use Mac with Apple silicon that they want Teams to be optimized for their devices,”...

Feral Shares How Apple Silicon Brings New Opportunities for Mac Gaming

Feral Interactive, the publisher and developer who has been porting PC games to the Mac since 1996, has shared its thoughts about the future of Mac gaming following Apple's transition from Intel processors to Apple silicon (via MacRumors). "Apple's move from PPC to Intel, 32-bit to 64-bit and, most recently, Intel to Apple silicon –...

Discord Support for Apple Silicon is Rolling Out to Users

Discord is rolling out a version of its software that supports Apple's native silicon. Until this time, Discord users had to rely on Rosetta 2 technology in order for it to run on Apple's M1 Macs. As reported by MacRumors, Discord's naitive support for contemporary Mac devices is starting to become available for users. Previously,...

Apple Silicon Family Visualized: M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max and M1 Ultra

Image credit: Apple Apple today revealed its latest Apple Silicon system on a chip, the M1 Ultra, the company’s fourth member of the chip family. Here's a brief history of Apple Silicon: 2020 November: M1 for MacBook Air; Mac mini; 13-inch MacBook Pro 2021 October: M1 Pro and M1 Max for 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook...

Apple Teases Mac Pro with Apple Silicon is Coming Still

During Apple’s March event today, the company revealed its latest Apple Silicon product, the M1 Ultra, which is available with the company’s new Mac Studio desktop computer. Near the end of Apple’s special presentation, the company teased a Mac Pro with Apple Silicon is coming soon. John Ternus, SVP, Hardware Engineering, was providing an overview...

Apple Unveils M1 Ultra: Fastest Apple Silicon Yet

[caption id="attachment_369977" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] Image: Apple[/caption] Apple today announced the M1 Ultra — the company's fastest desktop System-on-a-Chip (SoC) to date — at its ‘Peek Performance’ event. The company claims the M1 Ultra is "the world’s most powerful chip for a personal computer." The tale of Apple Silicon started with the introduction of the M1 in...

Apple Silicon Mac Now Natively Support Microsoft OneDrive

A native version of Microsoft OneDrive is now being supported on Apple silicon Macs. This follows after the company announced its plans earlier last year and began testing a pre-release version. Microsoft officially revealed the news that Microsoft OneDrive is natively supported on Apple Macs running its own silicon via a blog post. Seen by...

3nm Apple Silicon With Up to 40 Cores Expected to Debut in 2023

3nm chip technology is expected to be the next big evolution for Apple hardware, and according to a new report, it's scheduled to debut in iPhones and Macs starting in 2023. The Information report that Apple and chip supplier TSMC are expected to begin production of 3nm chips for use in iPhones and Macs in 2023. For the Mac chips, specifically, the...