M1 Mac in Education.
Small chip. Giant leap for learning.

With the Apple M1 chip on MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, Mac mini, and iMac 24-inch¹,
students have a blazing-fast CPU, next-level graphics and incredible machine learning
capabilities on a single chip. So they can power through any course load with ease.

The future of Mac. Supercharged by the Apple M1 chip.

Apple M1 puts an entire system —processor, graphics, memory —all on a single chip. With breakthrough performance, everything from editing family photos to managing huge RAW libraries in Lightroom is amazingly fast. A new world of graphics-intensive games are in play. Safari runs faster and you can have hundreds of tabs open at once. All while staying cool and quiet. And M1 is built for macOS Big Sur, so you can run your favourite iPhone and iPad apps on Mac. That’s the power of software, hardware and silicon—all designed together.

MacBook Air with Apple M1 Chip

MacBook Air.

Now with the Apple M1 chip.

The thinnest and lightest Mac notebook featuring the Apple M1 chip, so students can pursue their passions with a giant leap in performance. Featuring a blazing-fast 8-core CPU and up to 8-core GPU to tackle any project. A 16-core Neural Engine to accelerate machine learning tasks like voice recognition and image processing. Built-in apps for productivity and creativity.

Get iPhone and iPad apps on your Mac with macOS Big Sur. All with a silent, fanless design and up to 18 hours of battery life². MacBook Air. For learning anything, anywhere.

MacBook Pro 13-inch.

Power to take learning further.

If students can dream it, they can create it with the 13-inch MacBook Pro. Featuring the Apple M1 chip for a massive leap in performance in a beautiful, durable design. A blazing-fast 8-core CPU and 8-core GPU to tackle any project. A 16-core Neural Engine to accelerate machine learning tasks like voice recognition and image processing. Built-in apps for productivity and creativity.

Get iPhone and iPad apps on your Mac with macOS Big Sur. And up to 20 hours of battery life² — the longest ever in a Mac. It’s Apple’s most popular pro notebook. Even more performance to push imaginations even further.

macbook pro with Apple m1 chip

MacBook Pro (14 and 16-inch).

With great power comes great creativity.

MacBook Pro delivers game-changing performance. Choose the powerful M1 Pro chip or the even more powerful M1 Max for the performance to run multiple apps seamlessly, with amazing battery life to work anywhere2. And with a stunning 14-inch or 16-inch Liquid Retina XDR display for immersive learning experiences4.

Mac mini.

Huge performance. Mini footprint.

The Apple M1 chip takes Mac mini to a whole new level of performance. With up to 3x faster CPU performance, up to 6x faster graphics, a powerful Neural Engine with up to 15x faster machine learning, and superfast unified memory —all in an ultra-compact design³. So you can create, work and play on Mac mini with speed and power beyond anything you ever imagined.

Mac mini with Apple M1 Chip

Mac Studio.

Empower station.

Introducing Mac Studio. A remarkably compact powerhouse that fits right on your desk with advanced connectivity for your studio setup. Choose the ferociously fast M1 Max or all-new M1 Ultra — the most powerful chip ever created for a personal computer.

iMac 24-inch.

All in one. All in colour.

You’ve never seen a computer like this before. With a strikingly thin design made possible by the Apple M1 chip. An immersive 24-inch 4.5K Retina display with over a billion colours that gives you the big picture in stunning detail¹. The best camera and mics ever in a Mac so you look and sound your best. And room-filling, six-speaker sound that takes movies and music to the next level.

It works seamlessly with iPhone so texts and calls go straight to your iMac. And with a spectrum of colours to choose from, it’s the all-in-one that’s all yours.

How Sync help schools to adopt M1 Mac

Whether you’re looking to deploy a new iMac suite, create a bookable bank of MacBook Pro, or equip your teachers
with the latest MacBook Air, we’ve got you covered. We work with schools across the UK to support with the
adoption and ongoing management of Mac, including the financial, curriculum, and technical elements.

Engage a Specialist

Our team of Education Consultants work with schools across the UK to create tailored Mac solutions, encompassing the financial, curriculum and technical elements of each project.

Get in touch to chat by email, phone, video chat, or arrange a meeting at your school.

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Finance and Subscription

There are a range of finance options available to help ensure the sustainability of your project. Finance and subscription programmes can help to reduce upfront costs, and provide flexibility.

Explore some simple cost-models, and learn more about subscription

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Apple Financial Services

We partner directly with Apple Financial Services to provide a range of different financial models to aid with your programme - all backed by an operating lease.

Learn how Apple Financial Services make it easier than ever to bring Mac to your school in a simple, cost-effective way.

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

A structured CPD plan is crucial to the success and impact of the project. We have worked closely with schools that have deployed Mac, and have developed a programme to best support ongoing CPD.

Learn how our teachers work with schools to integrate Mac in to their curriculum.

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Apple Tools for IT and Deployment

Apple has built powerful tools for institutions that support IT in every step of the deployment process, helping you to streamline your iPad and Mac deployment - with tools like Federated Authentication.

Learn more about Apple School Manager, Classroom App, and more...

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Deployment Methodology and Device Management

Jamf Pro is a powerful Mobile Device Management (MDM) system - giving you control over your estate, including the ability to manage multiple sites, and share profiles between schools.

Discover how Jamf Pro could help with your schools's deployment workflow.

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Apple Technical Training and Certification

As an Apple Authorised Training Provider, we offer everything from Apple Certification courses, to bespoke sessions. Courses start from just £195 exVAT.

Learn more about our technical training today by checking out our full course list.

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Onsite and Remote Technical Support

It’s important to have someone to turn to should any technical challenges arise post-deployment. Our technicians can work onsite, or remotely to support your team.

Learn more about the different support mechanisms available to your school.

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Speak to a specialist today…

Get in touch with our education team about the right solution for your institution.
0161 605 3838 | education@wearesync.co.uk

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1. Actual diagonal screen measurement is 23.5 inches. | 2. Battery life varies by use and configuration. See apple.com/uk/batteries for more information. | 3. Compared with previous generation. | 4. The displays on the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro have rounded corners at the top.Wh e n measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screens are 14.2 inches and 16.2 inches diagonally (actual viewable area is less). | Configurable options are available.

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