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Mathematica on Apple sIlicon


A couple of readers have asked about the performance of Mathematica on the new Apple Silicon machines. I've heard second hand reports that it runs 2-3 times faster on "real world" problems but no details.

Does anyone have any benchmarks that would be willing to share?


Mathematica System requirements


A couple of folks have asked me about running Mathematica on Apple Silicon. I don't use Mathematica but the system compatibility is on their website.

Mathematica 12.2 is optimized for the latest operating systems and hardware. mathematicaSystemRequirements