Apple touts flexibility of M1 chip ahead of 24-inch iMac release

A pair of Apple marketing managers in an interview Thursday threw a spotlight on the company’s M1 system-on-chip design, noting the silicon allows users to variety of devices.

24-inch iMacAhead of an expected May 21 release of the redesigned, M1-powered 24-inch iMac, Apple’s product marketing manager Stephen Tonna and Mac product marketing manager Laura Metz spoke with CNN about the virtues of deploying a single processor across multiple platforms.Apple’s M1 debuted with MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro and Mac mini last year, and more recently found its way into desktop and tablet designs with the 24-inch iMac and iPad Pro.

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