Compared: 16-inch MacBook Pro vs Lenovo Legion 5

Apple’s new MacBook Pro range is powerful, but how does it compare against a gaming notebook? Here’s how the 16-inch MacBook Pro fares against the Lenovo Legion 5 Apple used in its M1 Max benchmark tests.

Aside from the controversy surrounding the notch in the display, the main draw for the updated 16-inch MacBook Pro is its processing capability, with the M1 Pro and M1 Max boasting high performance levels. Apple also took time in its launch to point out the graphical improvements its new system-on-chip options had, claiming it performed similarly to the “highest-end GPU in the largest PC laptops” while using less power.For its own benchmarks, Apple revealed in its press release that discrete graphics performance data was from testing the Lenovo Legion 5, model 82JW0012US, among others.

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