Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023)
- vs -
Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)

Product comparison with benchmarks

%%name_pure_1%%
-VS-
%%name_pure_2%%

Device Information

Silver, Space Grey Colours Silver, Space Grey
2,899 $ / 3,699 € Price from 3,099 $ / 3,999 €
Q1/2023 Release date Q1/2023

Processor

Apple M2 Max Name Apple M2 Max
Apple Manufacturer Apple
12 / 12 Cores / Threads 12 / 12
3.50 GHz Frequency 3.50 GHz
5 nm Structure 5 nm
M2 (Avalanche / Blizzard) Architecture M2 (Avalanche / Blizzard)
Q1/2023 Release date Q1/2023

Memory

32 - 64 GB Memory Size 32 - 96 GB
LPDDR5 6400 Memory Type LPDDR5 6400
409.6 GB/s Memory Bandwith 409.6 GB/s
No Upgradeable? No

Graphic card

Apple M2 Max - 30 GPU Cores Name Apple M2 Max - 38 GPU Cores
Internal Type Internal
1.40 GHz Frequency 1.40 GHz
96.00 GB Memory Size 96.00 GB
LPDDR5 Memory Type LPDDR5
5 nm Structure 5 nm
Q1/2023 Release date Q1/2023

Screen

14.2 inch Size 14.2 inch
3024 x 1964 @ 120 Hz (254 ppi) Resolution 3024 x 1964 @ 120 Hz (254 ppi)
~ 16:10 Ratio ~ 16:10
IPS Technology IPS
1000 nits Max. Brightness 1000 nits
Yes (1600 nits) HDR support Yes (1600 nits)
No Always On Display No
7680 x 4320 @ 60 Hz 1. external display 7680 x 4320 @ 60 Hz
6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz 2. external display 6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz
6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz 3. external display 6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz

Storage

512 - 8,192 GB Size 512 - 8,192 GB
SSD Type SSD
PCIe Interface PCIe
No Upgradeable? No
2. drive
SDXC Card reader SDXC

Battery

Lithium-Polymer Type Lithium-Polymer
70.00 Wh Capacity 70.00 Wh
18.00 h Battery life 18.00 h
MagSafe 3 @ 96 W Charging MagSafe 3 @ 96 W

Network

802.11ax (WLAN 6E) Wireless LAN 802.11ax (WLAN 6E)
-- LAN --
Bluetooth 5.3 Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.3
-- Cellular --

Camera

2.1 MP, 1080p Front camera 2.1 MP, 1080p
-- Back camera 1 --
-- Back camera 2 --
-- Back camera 3 --

Ports

1x HDMI 2.1 HDMI 1x HDMI 2.1
-- DVI --
-- DistplayPort --
3x USB-C (Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort, USB 4.0, Charging) Thunderbolt 3x USB-C (Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort, USB 4.0, Charging)
-- USB --
3x (Thunderbolt 4 / USB 4.0) USB-C 3x (Thunderbolt 4 / USB 4.0)
-- Lightning --
3,5mm Headphone, MagSafe 3 Other 3,5mm Headphone, MagSafe 3

Dimensions / Housing

16 mm Height 16 mm
313 mm Width 313 mm
221 mm Depth 221 mm
1,630 g Weight 1,630 g
Aluminum Housing Material Aluminum
-- Glas Type --
-- IP Protection Class --

Additional data

-- Part-no --
-- Ident-No: --
-- EMC-No: --
TouchID Security features TouchID
Link to manufacturer data sheet Link to manufacturer

Benchmark results

Geekbench 6 - Single Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 6 - Multi Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 5 - Single Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 5 - Multi Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Cinebench 2024 - Single Core

The Cinebench 2024 benchmark is based on the Redshift rendering engine, which is also used in the 3D program Cinema 4D from the manufacturer Maxon. The benchmark runs are each 10 minutes long to test whether the processor is limited by its heat generation. Cinebench 2024 runs on Windows (x86-64 and arm) and macOS. He can also test the new Apple M processors.




Cinebench 2024 - Multi Core

The Cinebench 2024 benchmark is based on the Redshift rendering engine, which is also used in the 3D program Cinema 4D from the manufacturer Maxon. The benchmark runs are each 10 minutes long to test whether the processor is limited by its heat generation. Cinebench 2024 runs on Windows (x86-64 and arm) and macOS. He can also test the new Apple M processors.




Cinebench R23 - Single Core

Cinebench R23 is the latest version of Maxon's render benchmark. It is based on the Cinema 4D application, which is used to generate 3D shapes. We use the single-core as well as the multi-core test.




Cinebench R23 - Multi Core

Cinebench R23 is the latest version of Maxon's render benchmark. It is based on the Cinema 4D application, which is used to generate 3D shapes. We use the single-core as well as the multi-core test.




FP32 Performance (Single-precision TFLOPS) - FP32 (TFLOPS)

The theoretical computing power of the graphics card with single precision (32 bit) in TFLOPS. TFLOPS indicates how many trillion FP32 floating point operations the graphics card (GPU) can perform per second. The larger this number, the faster the graphics card is.




Popular comparisons

1. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 16" M2 Pro 12-CPU 19-GPU (2023)
2. Apple MacBook Pro 15" i7 2.0 (Late 2013) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
3. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple Mac Pro 12-Core (2019)
4. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Pro 12-CPU 19-GPU (2023)
5. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 16" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
6. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Pro 12-CPU 19-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
7. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple iPad mini 7.9" 3rd Gen Wi-Fi / Cellular (2014)
8. Apple MacBook Pro 16" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
9. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 13" i5 2.3 (2017)
10. Apple MacBook Pro 16" i9 2.3 5500M 4GB (2019) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023)
11. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Pro 10-CPU 16-GPU (2023)
12. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple Watch Ultra (2022)
13. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 15" i7 2.7 455 (2016)
14. Apple MacBook Pro 16" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023)
15. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
16. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023) vs Apple Mac mini M2 (2023)
17. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple iPad Air 10.9" 5th Gen Wi-Fi (2022)
18. Apple Mac mini M2 Pro (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023)
19. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Air 13" M2 10-GPU (2022)
20. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Air 13" M2 8-GPU (2022)
21. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 13" i5 2.8 (Mid 2014)
22. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 30-GPU (2023) vs Apple iMac 27" i7 3.4 Radeon 6970M 1GB (Mid 2011)
23. Apple MacBook Pro 16" i7 2.6 5300M (2019) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)
24. Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023) vs Apple MacBook Pro 15" i7 2.7 (Early 2013)
25. Apple iMac 27" i7 4.2 Radeon 580 Retina 5K (2017) vs Apple MacBook Pro 14" M2 Max 38-GPU (2023)


back to index
Facebook
Twitter