It was simply yesterday we reported on rumors that Apple is planning on revamping keyboards inside its complete MacBook lineup quickly. Seems Apple could also be getting began even ahead of anticipated. In response to a report from MacRumors citing an nameless tipster, Apple plans to announce new MacBook Air fashions final week.
The tipster had beforehand predicted Apple‘s launch of latest iPods and iMacs final yr, and the timing is smart; Apple tends to announce new merchandise in March, together with the previous 5 years.
Though Apple Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s report on the brand new MacBooks indicated they weren’t set to launch till Q2 –which begins in April — it’s attainable Apple could announce the merchandise subsequent week and make them obtainable a few weeks later. Or maybe Kuo’s timing was merely a bit of off.
As a recap, the present MacBook Air is topic to the identical potential for malfunctioning keys as the remainder of Apple‘s present line-up. The low-travel butterfly switches launched with the 2015 MacBook are liable to getting gunk caught within them that’s troublesome to take away; it will definitely turned dangerous sufficient that Apple reverted to a trusty scissor keyboard with final years 16-inch MacBook Professional.
In fact, you can too count on a spec bump; as famous by MacRumors, the Air’s final replace was in October 2018.
Revealed March 13, 2020 — 20:09 UTC