It's official: Adobe Creative Cloud is nearly twice as fast on M1 Macs

Apple's new M1 chips were the talk of the tech world when they launched last November, with users and critics alike blown away by the speed of the latest Macs. For digital artists, it's essential that creative software can match the hardware – and a new third-party study commissioned by Adobe suggests Creative Cloud certainly can. 

Adobe has unveiled new benchmark data that showing side-by-side comparisons of Creative Cloud apps on Intel vs. M1 based Macs – and at 80% faster, Apple silicon is the clear winner. Check out our best Apple deals if you're ready to experience the power of M1.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.