M1 MacBook Review + Mac Mini

*My MacBook Air unit had the the 8 Core GPU with 16 GB of Ram*
Review of the M1 MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac Mini. These are the best MacBooks to buy right now if you're looking to pickup a new laptop from Apple.

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  1. Dave Lee

    Dave LeeΠριν 2 μήνες

    The M1 Macbooks and Mac Mini are incredibly strong performers. What do you think?

  2. Bendy

    BendyΠριν 5 ημέρες

    try doing razers vs macbooks m1 witch one is a good performers

  3. s c

    s cΠριν 10 ημέρες

    first mac i bought. The value is there. Use case aligns well with my needs. I write code, don't need insane graphics, do need fast compile, and don't want to stress about battery or burn my lap.

  4. Naomi Fuentes

    Naomi FuentesΠριν 14 ημέρες

    Hi everyone, there is a way out finally! *cyber_kor* on Instagram unlocked my macbook.. He is reliable and top notch.... He is available now on WhatsApp +1 347 830 3644

  5. Yelsin Mendez Camacho

    Yelsin Mendez CamachoΠριν 28 ημέρες

    for screen recording, web browsing, pdf, word, Spotify, and maybe a second screen is the AIR version a good choice?

  6. Praba Garan

    Praba GaranΠριν μήνα

    PLS UPLOAD IN WIDE SCREEN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  7. Nathaniel Holmes

    Nathaniel HolmesΠριν 8 ώρες

    I have mac mini m1 for 500

  8. Muralha

    MuralhaΠριν 16 ώρες

    i am fighting the urge to buy the mini....i am going to wait for the next generations

  9. Ryo Murata

    Ryo MurataΠριν 3 ημέρες

    if you loved Optical Drivers....sorry Im an Apple (takes out optical drive) If you loved SD card slot.....sorrry I am an Apple Pie (takes out sd card slot)..... if you loved 4 USB classical ports....sorrry I am an Apple....so what are they gonna remove next.....hmmmm touch pad....NO STUPID APPLE!

  10. Ryan Hansen

    Ryan HansenΠριν 3 ημέρες

    Dave Lee: I wanted to thank you. I click "play all" on your videos, and DIRECTLY fall asleep. THANK YOU for having a sleepable voice. In addition, I wake up refreshed and somehow I know more about laptops. talking deep REM here. Again, thank you so much dave!!

  11. Revanth Vadlamudi

    Revanth VadlamudiΠριν 4 ημέρες

    Apple needs to bring Aperture back, imagine how much better it would run on the M1 devices to come compared to Lightroom.

  12. Mockedarche

    MockedarcheΠριν 5 ημέρες

    I feel like m1 is were intel should be. Apple isn't ahead their just were I really thing Intel should be right now. The reason for all the thermal issues this far is because Intel told Apple their expected power/thermal budgets. Apple plans ahead and well it didn't work out. Now we will see Apple really going beyond were Intel is/was supposed to be. I can't believe that the M1s performance cores are slightly faster than AMDs latest chips 5xxx. I'm really excited to see where we are here in 4 or so years. I expect AMD will pass Apple in performance but will start to becomes way more power hungry.

  13. Daniel Springer

    Daniel SpringerΠριν 5 ημέρες

    Can you test Xcode

  14. Better With Rum

    Better With RumΠριν 6 ημέρες

    watching this for the second time, 7 weeks after daily driving this as my only machine. 1) Still can't believe how fast this machine is, like it's not suppose to be this good. 2) Big Sur is buggy as hell. My biggest complaint is ports. I'd like one more USB-C and one more USB-A and one more HDMI. I imagine Mac Mini Pro will carry this, so next upgrade I guess.

  15. Gigantic Giant

    Gigantic GiantΠριν 9 ημέρες

    best dave lee video

  16. Gigantic Giant

    Gigantic GiantΠριν 9 ημέρες

    3:47 "in something called adobe premire"

  17. Aqib Shah

    Aqib ShahΠριν 9 ημέρες

    Lol, Intel is really sweating after Apple released these.

  18. Ning Kang

    Ning KangΠριν 9 ημέρες

    What is the LED light in the background?

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  20. wiz kid

    wiz kidΠριν 10 ημέρες

    What is the best alternative for MAC MINI M1 ?

  21. Chris Saunders

    Chris SaundersΠριν 12 ημέρες

    After seeing all of the stellar reviews on YT I went out and got the low-end M1 Mac Mini and I have to say - it's really not performing well. There is no question the CPU is fast, but this is the first time in like 20 years I've had a machine ask me to quit apps because the OS ran out of memory. I get the spinning beach ball frequently, it's slow to mount thunderbolt drives and getting two monitors working consistently is problematic. Big thumbs down for me.

  22. Alex

    AlexΠριν 13 ημέρες

    I can't wait for the 16inch! I'm so excited!

  23. Wombat

    WombatΠριν 14 ημέρες

    11:56 me trying to figure out which of these devices is the "mini"

  24. Naomi Fuentes

    Naomi FuentesΠριν 14 ημέρες

    Hi everyone, there is a way out finally! *cyber_kor* on Instagram unlocked my macbook.. He is reliable and top notch.... He is available now on WhatsApp +1 347 830 3644

  25. mgh

    mghΠριν 17 ημέρες

    Last point he mentioned is so true. There is a saying "once you go Mac, you never go back" for a reason.

  26. David Ward

    David WardΠριν 21 ημέρα

    When do you think Apple will make an iPad that runs Mac OS?

  27. Casper van Eersel

    Casper van EerselΠριν 23 ημέρες

    Any idea on how the m1 would perform using Sketchup?

  28. Dominik

    DominikΠριν 24 ημέρες

    What kind of external screen is that? Is it bluetooth?

  29. simon wang

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  30. Justin Ng

    Justin NgΠριν 28 ημέρες

    when he uses these benchmarks is this for the base Macbook pro?

  31. ben dover

    ben doverΠριν 28 ημέρες

    apple upto now have been the worlds best at polishing a turd with lies and making the gullible and technically illiterate i f aa g g z pay for it. it is the greatest most hilarious tech meme of the 21st century 🤣 apple fan ghh a y s are the best

  32. Nona

    NonaΠριν 29 ημέρες

    I was reminded of how little I know about technology nowadays when I was waiting for him to open the Mac mini like a laptop

  33. Hananias Q

    Hananias QΠριν 29 ημέρες

    Luma Fusion runs amazingly! I can't believe I'm able to run iOS apps on a mac, yet run like a native app. Does not feel like software running on a virtual machine. Apple done did it! They let go of Intel, without needing AMD.

  34. Evan Von Essen

    Evan Von EssenΠριν μήνα

    what’s the ipad case at 8:00

  35. Funkadelic Freak

    Funkadelic FreakΠριν μήνα

    Does Logitech G Hub software works with M1 chip? Please let me know

  36. chewva

    chewvaΠριν μήνα

    so if im getting into computer science which should i get? the pro or air?

  37. Finessey Lane

    Finessey LaneΠριν 26 ημέρες

    You should get the macbook pro or air. The pro one is definitely better than the air but i dont think 1300 bucks worth for the pro. The air only 1000 bucks and it keeps up with the pro. I think you should get the macbook air, its lighter and almost same as powerful as the macbook pro

  38. Kid Flvsh

    Kid FlvshΠριν μήνα

    As a designer/animator should i get the m1 mac mini ? Or settle for an imac ???

  39. Finessey Lane

    Finessey LaneΠριν 26 ημέρες

    Maybe you should wait for next year 2021 or 2022. Rumours said that macbook pro 16 inch will come with the m1 chip. And it will so much better than these macs in 2020. Rumours said that in 2022, apple will release all of their products with their own chip. No more intel, no more amd. So maybe you should wait for the next year macbook models

  40. Rick Ramsowr

    Rick RamsowrΠριν μήνα

    One should remember that not so long ago, Apple purchased at the time to be conserved one of best “chip developers” out their and fully integrated it into their in house development group. This resulted in a sharp improvement in Apples hardware

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  42. amuk S

    amuk SΠριν μήνα

    Looks good. Thanks for the review!

  43. Blake Freddi

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    NIKAYODAΠριν μήνα

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  49. zeus1117

    zeus1117Πριν μήνα

    Unfortunately the entire M1 line + Big Sur is right now big fail for music producers, since most of the stuff doesn’t even work right now. Not even via backcompat. Intel machines still run most VSTs with better efficiency and many DAWs and plugins will probably not see the day of light on M1 at all, without further need of purchasing the newer versions sometime in 2021. While video editing is usually done with one main program like Final Cut music creation uses normally way more 3rd party or straight up non-apple DAWs and other VSTs. Even HW incompatibility is present now with ANY Native Instruments HW and that is huge dealbraker for at least 6 more months. BEWARE! Oh, btw, if the emulation is stressed on some cpu heavy vsts, the battery life doesn’t even reach what intel macbook pros offer right now. Video editing does not require good realtime performance but music production does. So having rosetta2 trying to help is really not ideal and basically a letdown in many instances. Video performance is completely irrelevant in this case and also export performance. That is synced batch process and not real-time process.

  50. Finessey Lane

    Finessey LaneΠριν 26 ημέρες

    Just wait for the next year lol.

  51. Haassan1

    Haassan1Πριν μήνα

    It is not completely gen 1, because it is based on their iPhone socs. Though, I also believe insane GPU performances will be the next leap Apple will make.

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  54. Jason Gooden

    Jason GoodenΠριν μήνα

    My friend made fun of me for getting the 16 gb Mac Mini M1 until I told him it faster than his brand new Zen 2 PC

  55. f1.8

    f1.8Πριν μήνα

    Any alternatives to the Mac Mini on Windows side? I like the new chip but not a fan of the Mac environment (had a Pro, not a fanboy of any brand).

  56. Martin Hewlett

    Martin HewlettΠριν μήνα

    Disclaimer, I totally detest Apple, I think they're rotten to the core in everything they do but.... that M1 mini is probably my next purchase as a podcaster and slowly growing YT creator. Genuinely impressed

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  59. Shamnad Shah

    Shamnad ShahΠριν μήνα

    waiting for m2 mac series 💥💥

  60. Urban Hook-Upz

    Urban Hook-UpzΠριν μήνα

    Great review friend! Very Helpful: I’m going mini!

  61. Harshvardhan Singh

    Harshvardhan SinghΠριν μήνα

    I was looking for benchmarks for developers and I'm honestly shocked that got it that fast!!

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  63. Joe Doe

    Joe DoeΠριν μήνα

    Does it support 4k (HDR, Dolby)?? I believe NO! The fact that you are not able to use it as a media player, to have full support (4k, HDR, Dolby, etc.) is the reason I did not buy one in 2018 and will not buy one in 2020. I know there is apple tv (I have 2) however the form factor and the power the device has would make it perfect HTPC.

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  65. Jeremy Wansbrough

    Jeremy WansbroughΠριν μήνα

    i love the butterfly keyboard it feels amazing its just unreliable

  66. Shaun Lama

    Shaun LamaΠριν μήνα

    Hi does new M1 Mac mini support 5120x1440 monitors? I want to buy M1 Mac mini but not sure if it supports my Samsung CRG9 monitor?

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    sahil dangolΠριν μήνα

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  69. NeXesses •

    NeXesses •Πριν μήνα

    I love how people think you can’t run windows on a Mac even though they totally can. You can switch between the 2 softwares with a quick swipe on the touchpad.

  70. Jason Guo

    Jason GuoΠριν μήνα

    Wallpaper please

  71. achyut sharma

    achyut sharmaΠριν μήνα

    Why the video didn't start with Ok, instead Alright?

  72. Sturla Jonsson

    Sturla JonssonΠριν μήνα

    Dem! And I just bought Surface Pro 7....sounds like a mistake?

  73. Lost in Travel

    Lost in TravelΠριν μήνα

    Awesome video.!! 🤟🏻 I was waiting for 16inch MCB update but it seems like it's not releasing anytime soon. So if I buy Mac mini M1, will there be any difference between editing experience and timeline playback with Luts, effects applied on 8gb RAM vs 16gb RAM model. Please suggest. I edit footage from Canon 80D and Gorpo Hero 9 5k footage..

  74. Brandon Tea

    Brandon TeaΠριν μήνα

    Stupidly good

  75. Paeng Quiambao

    Paeng QuiambaoΠριν μήνα

    That's what you call disruptive innovation..


    KHAN JUNAIDΠριν μήνα

    @dave Is M1 Chips good for Architecture student and Architects?

  77. Jeremy C.

    Jeremy C.Πριν μήνα

    ALLLright.. OOOOKay...

  78. ceerw buty

    ceerw butyΠριν μήνα

    I can only shudder at the beast that'll be the Apple silicon 16" MBP at this rate.

  79. Muuri

    MuuriΠριν μήνα

    Bruh stfu and show the laptop

  80. conquerer me

    conquerer meΠριν μήνα

    Full review....................

  81. ceerw buty

    ceerw butyΠριν μήνα

    And the M1 is just the first generation Mac SoC. Imagine what Apple can do with future iterations of their M processors. Good job, Apple!!! 👏👏👏

  82. Marwen Trabelsi

    Marwen TrabelsiΠριν μήνα

    another apple fan boy youtuber

  83. Finessey Lane

    Finessey LaneΠριν 26 ημέρες

    @Marwen Trabelsi bruh what exactly is an apple fanboy? Dave lee using android phones, windows laptop and dave himself said that he doesn't want to go to apple ecosystem. Watch more of his videos if you doubt. Listen what he said in his vid titled "Macbook air 2020 vs The Rest". Ur probably change ur mind

  84. Marwen Trabelsi

    Marwen TrabelsiΠριν μήνα

    @Dave Lee Well I have a reason: in multi core benchmark the ARM processor was lagging behind i9 but you said nothing but just keeping saying nice things and you failed to address that it is lagging behind i9,. I think the video should be more objective than emotional sometimes....

  85. Dave Lee

    Dave LeeΠριν μήνα

    lol. You should probably watch more of my Apple videos before you say dumb stuff

  86. Brent Ryals

    Brent RyalsΠριν μήνα

    I would have like to see the M1 in a touch screen surface pro like device. I am not a fan of iPadOS. I would like to see iPad with M1 running full MacOS. I have been waiting for years for such a device. I sold off my MacBook Pro and iPad Pro and switched to 17” Razer and surface pro7 earlier this year. Trying to get away from the Apple universe for more options as you said in the video.

  87. Hola Como Estas

    Hola Como EstasΠριν μήνα

    Damn, he looks excited! It must be good! Cheers!

  88. Kyle Wickline

    Kyle WicklineΠριν μήνα

    Couldn't the mac mini do 3 external screens? 2 on USB C, and 1 on HDMI plus side car?

  89. qoo zord

    qoo zordΠριν μήνα

    Apple just created an Ipad with keyboard and a better chip. It's like running i7 with android OS. They will have Macbook = Ipad = Iphone = iMac, same os, but different shitty hardware.

  90. QuantumBraced

    QuantumBracedΠριν μήνα

    The CPU performance is very impressive, but still shipping with 8 GB of RAM and 256GB by default... Cmonnnn, it's 2020. 8 GB of RAM cannot be a thing anymore.

  91. Finessey Lane

    Finessey LaneΠριν 26 ημέρες

    @QuantumBraced Idk where you work at man, but 8GB RAM on a laptop with this kind of performance, good enough for me

  92. QuantumBraced

    QuantumBracedΠριν 26 ημέρες

    @Finessey Lane It's still a $1000 laptop. 8GB of DDR4 3600 costs literally $35 retail, less for Apple. It's planned obsolescence or pay another $200.

  93. QuantumBraced

    QuantumBracedΠριν μήνα

    @Dave Lee But this is not a phone. For many demanding applications, RAM is RAM. For Chrome tabs too, it makes little difference.

  94. Dave Lee

    Dave LeeΠριν μήνα

    It can be when you use RAM differently than x86 systems. For the same reason why Apple can get away with 4-6GB ram on their phones. When Android flagships need 8-12gb

  95. myusrn olk

    myusrn olkΠριν μήνα

    Can you plug the mac mini m1 usb-4 port into a display with a usb-c dp1.4 alt mode input support and pd [ power delivery ] 90w output and have that power the device, i.e. like a thunderbolt/usb-c enabled laptop, versus having to also plug the mac mini m1 into a power source?

  96. Obinna Bigg

    Obinna BiggΠριν μήνα

    There are so many issues with this M1 Macs grlifes.info/number/o3_SoJCci8bSmMs/b-nteo

  97. guz3108

    guz3108Πριν μήνα

    Pls compare M1 with Ryzen 🙏

  98. Fortnite Focus _

    Fortnite Focus _Πριν μήνα

    which is better Ryzen 5 5600X or Apple M1

  99. bcvbb hyui

    bcvbb hyuiΠριν μήνα

    Something I never expected myself to say: I might be buying a Macbook Pro real soon

  100. Sherry Yu

    Sherry YuΠριν μήνα

    the real tech reviewer who does more than reading from the spec sheet. Love ur videos!!!

  101. Harjas Singh

    Harjas SinghΠριν μήνα

    Sir, Will You Shift to these devices in the future or stick to Windows Only ?

  102. bcvbb hyui

    bcvbb hyuiΠριν μήνα

    Tim: Compared to previous generation, Dave’s freezer is now 2X as large. Ha, haaa.

  103. Robert Woolley

    Robert WoolleyΠριν μήνα

    I'm an Apple user, rather than a fanboi. The limited number of ports is consistent with what you'd expect in low end Macs - which is what these are. My 2017 13" Macbook Pro only has two ports.

  104. Melvs DLP

    Melvs DLPΠριν μήνα

    And the M1 is just the first generation Mac SoC. Imagine what Apple can do with future iterations of their M processors. Good job, Apple!!! 👏👏👏

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  106. Manikanta Chowdary

    Manikanta ChowdaryΠριν μήνα

    By the time apple launches m2 chips they are alredy the best in the business

  107. M G

    M GΠριν μήνα

    Advertisements before video suckkkkk!

  108. B007

    B007Πριν μήνα

    I dont need a new pc right now so I’m gonna wait will M2 because we all know apple sandbagged all their 1st gen products for reliability and compatibility.

  109. eioshen boboi

    eioshen boboiΠριν μήνα

    Does anybody know the model of the casio watch he's wearing? I really like it.

  110. Anderson Kenna

    Anderson KennaΠριν μήνα

    The mac mini looks like an apple TV on steroids

  111. Anderson Kenna

    Anderson KennaΠριν μήνα

    you are so likable just subbed!

  112. eioshen boboi

    eioshen boboiΠριν μήνα

    Hey Dave. What watch are you wearing?

  113. jeez0r

    jeez0rΠριν μήνα

    Now all that needs to happen is intel and amd to go for ARM based chips ? Or do you think they are already on it ?

  114. Godfather Gaming

    Godfather GamingΠριν μήνα

    Damn Mac mini is mine this time

  115. qopoy dnon

    qopoy dnonΠριν μήνα

    Does anybody know the model of the casio watch he's wearing? I really like it.

  116. Shashank bheemanapalli

    Shashank bheemanapalliΠριν μήνα

    laptop wallpaper at 8:00 is crazy, where can I find one?

  117. Sandesh Magar

    Sandesh MagarΠριν μήνα

    10:08 Performance on point Dave2d again on point As always

  118. Sandesh Magar

    Sandesh MagarΠριν μήνα

    @qopoy dnon Come on man its CASIO

  119. qopoy dnon

    qopoy dnonΠριν μήνα

    Dave! What watch is that?? I want it

  120. LemanLake

    LemanLakeΠριν μήνα

    Tim: Compared to previous generation, Dave’s freezer is now 2X as large. Ha, haaa.