How long can my Macbook Pro M1 battery last?

As many reviewers has mentioned that they have excellent battery life with their new Macbook Pro M1 (Apple Silicon) laptops, I wanted to find that out myself. So here is my own personal test, running the Macbook Pro M1 base model in a typical office day (working from home). DISCLAIMER: Normally, I would plug my…… Continue reading How long can my Macbook Pro M1 battery last?

Achieving 144Hz Refresh rate using the Macbook Pro on the Xiaomi 34″ Monitor

Recently I was trying to connect my Macbook Pro M1 laptop to an external monitor via a USB-C hub and connecting a HDMI cable to it. What I did notice was that when i did that, I could only select a refresh rate of only 50Hz. I checked to make sure that the connection was…… Continue reading Achieving 144Hz Refresh rate using the Macbook Pro on the Xiaomi 34″ Monitor

Initial impressions of the Macbook Pro M1 in corporate usage

When Apple released the latest their latest M1 chip (Apple Silicon) based on ARM, everyone went out to get one. I should know because I ordered my Macbook Air (customed configured) on the 5th of January and I am still waiting for the unit to arrive (it is now the 11th of February). If you…… Continue reading Initial impressions of the Macbook Pro M1 in corporate usage

Macs with the M1 is now open for pre-order

For those of you waiting to purchase the latest Macbook Pro, Macbook Air or Mac Mini with the new M1 processor, you can finally pre-order them via the Apple Store. You can also order these units from the local Apple Premium reseller such as Machines or Mac City but you are limited to the base…… Continue reading Macs with the M1 is now open for pre-order

Apple’s latest 13-inch Macbook Pro starts from RM8,000

Ok, technically the Macbook Pro 13″ starts from RM7,999 and before you start complaining that I got the facts wrong and that the Macbook Pro 13″ MBP-13) starts at RM5,599, do note that the two lower variants still sport the older 8th generation Intel processors (but get the newer Magic Keyboard). So yes, the latest…… Continue reading Apple’s latest 13-inch Macbook Pro starts from RM8,000