In this article, we will show you how to install the Golang on the Apple macOS M1 silicon chip
The first Macs running on the Apple M1 chip released on Nov. 17, 2020. Announced on Nov. 10 at the “One more thing,” event, the first three Macs running on Apple’s own chips are the Apple Silicon MacBook Air, Apple Silicon MacBook Pro, and even the Apple Silicon Mac mini.
Issues Running Apps/Software with macOS m1 Silicon Chip
There are some issues with the apps you can’t run on the new macOS m1 Silicon Chip such as Docker, GoLang, etc. But they are now supporting Beta versions.
We are using MacBook Pro 13 Inch M1 Chip Memory 8GB to install Golang
Go to the Golang website download page shown below
Click on the Download Go Button as shown below in the screenshot
You will see the following Downloads page
Scroll down to look for the version go1.17.2.darwin-arm64.pkg
Click on the downloaded file and run the installer as follows and click on the Continue button