Named Pro Mode, the new feature can be checked when using large resource-consuming applications, such as video editing, ensuring that you get the best performance by sacrificing some of the equipment's quietness.
Included for a long time on gaming laptops, Boost mode seems to reach Apple laptops as well, with functionality already appearing in the bowels of the latest Mac OS beta (Catalina 10.15.3).
According to the official description, with Pro Mode enabled "Applications can run faster, but battery life may decrease and fan noise may increase. " Other information shows that activating this feature puts fans in a higher speed regime to improve cooling capabilities. But the changes made are only temporary, with the laptop returning to normal operating parameters the following day, with low noise levels and efficient battery use.
The new 16 "MacBook Pro already has a significantly better cooling system than previous models. , an aspect that the Pro Mode feature could enhance even better, helping users using demanding applications. It is expected that Apple will implement this functionality in future generations of the MacBook Pro, but there is not much hope for the laptops already launched, many of them being provided with a restrictive cooling system that does not allow additional fan force beyond the capabilities provided. from the factory.