Apple MacBook Pro 16 (2021)

Apple MacBook Pro 16 (2021)
  • Launched: October 2021
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~86.2%
  • Dimensions: 355.7 x 248.1 x 16.8 mm (14 x 9.77 x 0.66 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the MacBook Pro 16 (2021).
Performance
77
Gaming
54
Display
89
Battery Life
87
Connectivity
84
Case
79
NanoReview Score
79
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Apple MacBook Pro 16 (2021)

Case

Weight 2.1 kg (4.63 lbs)
Dimensions 355.7 x 248.1 x 16.8 mm
14 x 9.77 x 0.66 inches
Area 882 cm2 (136.8 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~86.2%
Side bezels 3.4 mm
Colors Silver, Gray
Transformer No
Opening angle 135°
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 2
Noise level 37.4 dB

Display

Size 16.2 inches
Type Mini LED
Refresh rate 120 Hz
PPI 254 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:10
Resolution 3456 x 2234 pixels
HDR support Yes, Dolby Vision
Touchscreen No
Coating Glossy (Antireflective)
Display tests
Contrast 25700:1
sRGB color space 100%
Adobe RGB profile 88%
DCI-P3 color gamut 99.1%
Response time 67 ms
Max. brightness
500 nits

Battery

Capacity
Battery type Li-Po
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left, Right
Charge power 140 W
Weigh of AC adapter 353 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 2.0 GHz
Turbo frequency 3.2 GHz
Cores 10
Threads 10
Integrated GPU Apple M1 Pro GPU (16-core)
Fabrication process 5 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1721
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
12171
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1502
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
11813

Graphics Card

GPU name
TGP 30 W
Type Integrated
Fabrication process 5 nm
GPU base clock 450 MHz
GPU boost clock 1296 MHz
FLOPS 5.2 TFLOPS
Memory size System Shared
Memory type LPDDR5
Memory bus 256 bit
Memory speed 6.4 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 2048
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 128
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 64
GPU performance
5.2 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 4x4 GB
Clock 6400 MHz
Type LPDDR5
Upgradable No

Storage

Storage size
Bus Custom
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x512 GB
Upgradable No
NVMe Yes

Sound

Speakers 4.2
Dolby Atmos Yes
Loudness 84.7 dB
Microphones 3

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6
Bluetooth v5
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1920 x 1080
Ports
USB-A No
USB Type-C 3x USB 4.0
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 4
HDMI 1x HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) No
SD card reader Yes
Proprietary charging port Yes

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Key travel 1 mm
Touchpad
Size 15.5 x 9.9 cm
Surface Glass
Windows Precision No

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