M3 Macs: What to expect in Apple’s upcoming releases this year

So far in 2024 (as of March 11th), we’ve seen the release of the new M3 MacBook Air in two sizes: 13-inch and 15-inch. Here’s a breakdown of what’s confirmed and what rumors suggest for M3 Macs this year.

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Here are all of the expected M3 Macs in 2024

Available M3 Mac

MacBook Air

The biggest highlight is the new MacBook Air featuring the M3 chip. It comes in 13-inch and 15-inch versions, offering better performance, faster Wi-Fi 6E, and support for up to two external displays.

Users can expect up to 60% faster performance compared to the M1 MacBook Air and significantly faster speeds over Intel-based models. Battery life remains impressive, with Apple claiming up to 18 hours.

M3 Apple-MacBook-Air

Potential upcoming M3 Macs

Mac mini

The Mac mini is due for an upgrade, and rumors indicate that an M3-powered iteration is on the horizon. The compact desktop computer is likely to retain its form factor but will receive significant performance improvements with the new chip.

Whether used as a home server, development machine, or as part of a professional setup, the M3 Mac mini promises to deliver impressive performance in a compact package.

2023 mac mini

iMac Studio

The Mac Studio, Apple’s high-performance desktop introduced in 2022, is a strong candidate for an M3 upgrade in 2024. We might even see an even more monstrous “M3 Ultra” chip variant, pushing the boundaries of creative workflows for video editors, 3D artists, and other demanding users.

Imagine the possibilities of rendering complex projects at lightning speed or handling massive datasets with ease.

2023 Mac Studio

Mac Pro

While the Mac Pro received a significant overhaul with the introduction of the M2 Ultra variant, there are murmurs of a high-end Mac Pro powered by the M3 chip. Aimed at professionals with demanding workloads such as video editing, 3D rendering, and software development, this powerhouse desktop is expected to deliver unparalleled performance and expandability.

With the M3 chip at its core, the next-generation Mac Pro could redefine what’s possible for desktop computing.

Mac Pro

Each rumored release promises to push the boundaries of performance, efficiency, and innovation. While these speculations offer a glimpse into what’s to come, only time will tell what Apple has in store for its loyal Mac users.

(Via MacRumors)

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