Apple could have introduced a brand new MacBook Professional with a 16-inch display screen final week, nevertheless it appears the star of the present was the brand new keyboard. Effectively, ‘new’ is one thing of a misnomer. Apple lastly realized the butterfly keyboard it launched with the 2015 MacBook kinda sucked, so the corporate reverted to scissor switches to a lot acclaim.
Now a brand new report from DigiTimes (by way of MacRumors) claims Apple plans to launch a brand new 13-inch MacBook with an improved keyboard within the first half of 2020. Although DigiTimes has a spotty monitor report, it does corroborate stories from dependable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.
In fact, it’s not notably shocking Apple would use the improved keyboard all through its lineup, nevertheless it’s good to have affirmation, and that is the primary time we’ve heard the time interval narrowed down.
The report claims this laptop computer will characteristic a 13.3-inch display screen like the present MacBook Professional, however as MacRumors factors out, I wouldn’t rule out a 14-inch show given the bezel reductions within the 16-inch mannequin.
For extra on the brand new 16-inch MacBook Professional, try our writeup right here, and you may study extra about why the earlier butterfly mechanism sucks right here.
Printed November 18, 2019 — 19:50 UTC