The 16-inch MacBook Pro just got a powerful AMD upgrade

Apple and AMD have confirmed the 16-inch MacBook Pro is getting a new configuration option, with the Radeon Pro 5600M now the most powerful GPU available at checkout. 

The 16-inch MacBook Pro was already a powerful laptop, but launch of the AMD Radeon Pro 5600M configuration will no doubt please those who want a machine for intensive creative work such as video editing and game creation.

The same RDNA architecture found in the other GPU options is used here, so the Radeon Pro 5600M is essentially just an amped up alternative.

The AMD Radeon Pro 5600M features 40 compute units, which is a significant step up from the other MacBook GPU options. The new graphics card also features 8GB high-speed computer memory (HBM2) which is a step up from the usual DDR4 memory.

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