This week on Cult of Mac’s podcast: The first reviews and early benchmarks reveal impressive performance boosts from the new MacBook Pro and Mac mini. We’re talking the pros and cons of upgrading — including one very important “buyer beware” scenario.
Also on The CultCast:
- What’s new in iOS 16.3, iPadOS 16.3 and macOS Ventura 13.2? We walk through the updates.
- A great giveaway from Goldenerre, maker of fine Apple Watch bands.
- Our beloved old-school HomePods just got some upgrades — including one Erfon’s been dreaming of for years.
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This week’s top Apple news
On the show this week: Your host Erfon Elijah (@erfon) and Cult of Mac managing editor Lewis Wallace (@lewiswallace).
Here are the headlines we’re talking about on this week’s show:
- 2023 MacBook Pro review roundup: M2 Max brings considerable performance boost
- Review roundup: M2 and M2 Pro chips jack up new Mac mini models
- Entry-level 2023 Mac mini and MacBook Pros use significantly slower SSDs
- iOS 16.3, iPadOS 16.3 and macOS Ventura 13.2 arrive
- Should you buy the new MacBook Pro or Mac mini?
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