New Delhi: Apple has introduced that it’s going to switch from Intel and transition the Mac to its world-class customized silicon.
In its digital Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2020 on June 22, Apple mentioned, “Developers can now get started updating their apps to take advantage of the advanced capabilities of Apple silicon in the Mac. This transition will also establish a common architecture across all Apple products, making it far easier for developers to write and optimize their apps for the entire ecosystem.”
Apple plans to ship the primary Mac with Apple silicon by the tip of the yr and full the transition in about two years.
The transition to Apple silicon represents the largest leap ever for the Mac, it added.
The firm mentioned it would proceed to assist and launch new variations of macOS for Intel-based Macs for years to come, and has thrilling new Intel-based Macs in improvement.
Apple additionally launched macOS Big Sur, the following main launch of macOS, which delivers its greatest replace in additional than a decade and consists of applied sciences that may guarantee a easy and seamless transition to Apple silicon.
Apple mentioned that Developers can simply convert their current apps to run on Apple silicon, making the most of its highly effective applied sciences and efficiency. And for the primary time, builders could make their iOS and iPadOS apps out there on the Mac with none modifications.
To assist builders get began with Apple silicon, Apple can also be launching the Universal App Quick Start Program, which offers entry to documentation, boards assist, beta variations of macOS Big Sur and Xcode 12, and the restricted use of a Developer Transition Kit (DTK), a Mac improvement system primarily based on Apple’s A12Z Bionic System on a Chip (SoC).