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Apple unveiled its updated MacBook Pro with Retina Display today, adding an Intel Haswell Processor (just as in the late 2013 MacBook Air) to improve the laptop’s battery life.
The 13-inch model is lighter (under 3.5 …
The big announcement today is the iPad Mini, a smaller version of Apple’s popular iPad. The tablet, designed directly to compete with Amazon’s Kindle products and Google Nexus 7, will feature a 1,024 x 768 screen resolution (the same screen resolution as the iPad 2).
So after rumors, suggestions and more rumors, Apple’s new MacBook Pro is finally here.
The next generation laptop has been given some major improvements, the most noticeable of which is the screen. — Just as predicted, the new MacBook Pros are sporting Retina Displays. With a whopping 2880 x 1800 pixels and 220ppi packed into a 15.4″, display; that’s the highest resolution on a laptop the world has ever seen.
It’s been a while since the last MacBook Pros were 0uted, and the rumors are suggesting that Apple will be releasing their new series of Laptop during the WWDC conference on June 11. We all know Apple — they reduce the price of one product when an even better one is coming out soon. Well, that’s exactly the case.
New rumors out of Asia suggest that Apple may be looking at increasing its MacBook Air line to include a 14-inch model to fit the needs of its biggest market.
According to the hit-or-miss DigiTimes, supply chain sources are saying that Apple may be exploring the concept of launching a 14-inch version of the MacBook Air that currently only ships in 11 and 13-inch models.
The potential cause for this is the Asian markets prefer this size to 15-inch models, as 14-inch models account for 35 to 40% of the purchases in Asia.
Despite recent reports that Intel’s next-gen Ivy Bridge chips may see an 8- to 10-week delay, which pushes the release back to June, insider sources say that Apple may still be launching the much rumored MacBook Pro refresh as early as April.
Intel has staggered its shipments before and may give Apple a head start with about 900,000 units, according to DigiTimes’ sources in Apple’s upstream supply chain.
It’s been rumored that Apple will be launching a thinner, redesigned Air-like MacBook Pro starting off with the more popular 15-inch model in April and then introducing the revamped 17-inch model later on. The next-gen lineup is expected to feature Intel’s Ivy Bridge chips and rumored to sport a Retina Display-like screen with 2,880 x 1,800 pixels, twice the current resolution found on the 15-inch MacBook Pro displays.