Editors Liked

  • Blazing performance
  • Existing apps run very well on M1 chip
  • Surprisingly quiet and cool operation under load
  • Much improved overall performance from 2018 model

Editors Didn't Like

  • Fewer USB-C ports than Intel model
  • Unified memory tops out at 16GB
  • Boosting RAM and SSD capacity at purchase time is pricey
  • Memory no longer upgradable post-purchase