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2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max: Convert RAW Files to JPEG With Adobe Camera Raw (PhaseOne IQ4)

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MPG tested the Apple 16.2" MacBook Pro with M1 Max Chip Z14X000HR, a maxed-out model in all ways except 4TB SSD instead of the maximum 8TB SSD.

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2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max

This test is a real-world task relevant to Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom: batch convert raw files to JPEG.

Disk I/O is not a significant factor, the files being small relative to the workload, and on the fast internal SSD.

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Raw file conversion to JPEG — 150-megapixel PhaseOne IQ4 raw

CPU cores rock on the 28-core 2019 Mac Pro, helping it to a solid win.

But the 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max destroys the 2019 iMac 5K and 2020 iMac 5K... amazing performance!

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2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max vs 2019 iMac 5K, 2020 iMac 5K, 2019 Mac Pro: Convert 100 PhaseOne IQ4 150-megapixel raw flies to JPEG
2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max

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