Apple M4

Apple M4

About processor

The Apple M4 processor is a powerful and efficient CPU designed for laptop use. Built on the 3nm technology, this processor boasts a total of 10 cores and 10 threads, offering a high level of multi-tasking capabilities. The performance-core base frequency of 4.05 GHz ensures smooth and fast operations, while the low TDP of 20W makes it energy efficient. One of the key highlights of the Apple M4 processor is its integrated graphics model, which enhances the overall graphic performance of the laptop. This is particularly beneficial for those who use their laptops for graphic-intensive tasks such as video editing and gaming. In terms of benchmark performance, the Apple M4 processor stands out with a Geekbench 6 single-core score of 3888 and a multi-core score of 14843, showcasing its impressive processing power. Overall, the Apple M4 processor is a stellar choice for those in need of a high-performance laptop CPU. Its combination of power, efficiency, and integrated graphics make it a compelling option for a wide range of users, from professionals to casual gamers.

Basic

Label Name
Apple
Platform
Laptop
Launch Date
May 2024
Model Name
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The Intel processor number is just one of several factors - along with processor brand, system configurations, and system-level benchmarks - to be considered when choosing the right processor for your computing needs.
M4

CPU Specifications

Total Cores
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Cores is a hardware term that describes the number of independent central processing units in a single computing component (die or chip).
10
Total Threads
?
Where applicable, Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology is only available on Performance-cores.
10
Performance-cores
4
Efficient-cores
6
Performance-core Base Frequency
4.05 GHz
Efficient-core Base Frequency
2.75 GHz
L1 Cache
192K per core
L2 Cache
16MB shared
CPU Socket
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The socket is the component that provides the mechanical and electrical connections between the processor and motherboard.
Apple M-Socket
Technology
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Lithography refers to the semiconductor technology used to manufacture an integrated circuit, and is reported in nanometer (nm), indicative of the size of features built on the semiconductor.
3 nm
TDP
20 W
Max. Operating Temperature
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Junction Temperature is the maximum temperature allowed at the processor die.
100°C

Memory Specifications

Memory Type
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Intel® processors come in four different types: Single Channel, Dual Channel, Triple Channel, and Flex Mode. Maximum supported memory speed may be lower when populating multiple DIMMs per channel on products that support multiple memory channels.
LPDDR5X-7500
Max Memory Size
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Max memory size refers to the maximum memory capacity supported by the processor.
24GB
Memory Channels
?
The number of memory channels refers to the bandwidth operation for real world application.
2

GPU Specifications

Integrated Graphics Model
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An integrated GPU refers to the graphics core that is integrated into the CPU processor. Leveraging the processor's powerful computational capabilities and intelligent power efficiency management, it delivers outstanding graphics performance and a smooth application experience at a lower power consumption.
True

Benchmarks

Geekbench 6
Single Core Score
3888
Geekbench 6
Multi Core Score
14843

Compared to Other CPU

Geekbench 6 Single Core
3888
3280 -15.6%
3213 -17.4%
3210 -17.4%
3132 -19.4%
Geekbench 6 Multi Core
14846 +0%
14843
14827 -0.1%
14762 -0.5%