Apple launched the brand new 16-inch MacBook Pro with a number of enhancements geared toward skilled customers resembling programmers, photographers, designers, and video editors. These customers needs to be happy to know that the brand new laptop computer is now capable of work with as much as two exterior 6K screens concurrently.
In keeping with an official Apple support document, the brand new 16-inch MacBook Professional can be utilized with these configurations:
- Two 6K shows with resolutions of 6016 x 3384 at 60Hz
- Two 5K shows with resolutions of 5120 x 2880 at 60Hz
- 4 4K shows with resolutions of 4096 x 2304 at 60Hz
- One 5K show at 5120 x 2880 at 60Hz and as much as three 4K shows at 4096 x 2304 at 60Hz
If you’re planning to make use of the LG UltraFine Show with the brand new 16-inch MacBook Professional, these are the doable configurations:
- Two LG UltraFine 5K shows configured at 5120 x 2880 10bpc at 60Hz
- 4 LG UltraFine 4K shows configured at 4096 x 2304 8bpc at 60Hz
- One LG UltraFine 5K show related to at least one facet of your Mac and two LG UltraFine 4K shows related to ports on the other facet.
Apple reinforces that, to maximise efficiency with a number of shows, it is strongly recommended to attach every monitor on completely different sides of the MacBook Professional, because it options 4 Thunderbolt 3 ports — two on all sides of the machine — and there’s just one driver for every pair.
“Your MacBook Professional has two busses for its 4 Thunderbolt 3 ports. Every pair of Thunderbolt 3 ports (on the left and proper sides of your Mac) are completely different busses. At any time when doable, join your shows to completely different busses to maximise efficiency. Don’t join greater than two shows to both bus. For those who join a 6K, 5K, or multi-cable 4K show, use a distinct bus for every of the shows.”
Supporting 6K screens is definitely fascinating for many who wish to use the brand new Apple’s Pro Display XDR in its full decision with the brand new MacBook Professional. The newest 15-inch MacBook Professional helps solely two 5K shows or 4 4K shows concurrently.
You’ll be able to learn extra about utilizing exterior screens with the brand new 16-inch MacBook Professional on Apple’s website.
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