How the Mac’s Power Has Changed in 3 Decades




The Mac turns 30 Friday, marking three decades of Apple innovation, design and power for personal computing.

Starting with 1984’s Macintosh at a scant 8 MHz, today’s iMac has an impressive 3.4 GHz processor. With such a drastic change, we can only imagine what computing will be like in another 30 years.

Statista‘s chart, below, shows the progression of the Mac’s power in hertz since its debut.

Mac Power Chart

Image: Statista

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