Last week in the sale of two new modifications of the MacBook Pro 2018, the main feature of which have advanced graphics cards Radeon Pro Vega 16 and Vega 20. To date, these models are the most powerful Apple laptops. And it says not only Apple. This statement is confirmed by the results of the testing of new products.


Previously one of the most advanced modifications of the MacBook Pro with graphics Radeon Pro 560X and Intel Core i7-8850H scored in Geekbench, about 65 000 points. However, the new “Proshka” it is able to show better results.

In particular, 2018 MacBook Pro with an Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM and Radeon graphics Pro 20 Vega gains in the benchmark 72 799 points. The results of the top “Proshka” with graphics Radeon Pro Vega 20 and the chip Intel Core i9 is even higher – the highest score is 80 002 points.

Alas, now Geekbench accesses only the test results of Apple laptops with graphics Radeon Pro Vega 20. Models with Radeon Pro Vega 16 until you hit the database benchmark. However, you can assume that they show quite good results.

Recall that for the installation of more powerful graphics cards in the MacBook Pro 2018 users will have to pay or 250 or $ 350. Depending on which card was selected. It is also worth noting that while the new version “proshek” is not available in all markets. For example, in Russia they cannot.

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