What to Expect From Apple in 2022: iPhone 14, New iMac, AR/VR Headset, and More

There are some exciting products on the horizon for 2022 if rumors are to be believed, including the first iPhone without a notch, a larger iMac with a mini-LED display and Apple silicon chip, an entirely overhauled MacBook Air, and maybe even Apple’s first new wearable since the Apple Watch — the long-rumored AR/VR headset. […]

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Apple Rumored to Launch Lower-Priced 24-Inch and 27-Inch External Displays: What to Expect

Since the Thunderbolt Display was discontinued in 2016, Apple has not offered a consumer-oriented external display. Apple did release the Pro Display XDR in 2019, but it is aimed at professionals and costs a hefty $4,999. Fortunately, rumors suggest that Apple is developing two new lower-priced external displays that will be more suitable for everyday […]

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LG Possibly Developing Three New Apple Displays, Including Pro Display XDR With Apple Silicon Chip

LG is developing three new displays that may end up being for Apple, including one based on the current 24-inch iMac, one based on the upcoming 27-inch iMac, and a 32-inch model that may be a new Pro Display XDR with an Apple silicon chip, according to Twitter account @dylandkt, who has a mostly reliable […]

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Apple Rumored to Launch Lower-Priced 27-Inch Version of Pro Display XDR With ProMotion in Early 2022

Apple is planning to introduce a new 27-inch standalone display in early 2022, according to Display Supply Chain Consultants CEO Ross Young. This information comes from both Young’s tweets and additional details that he shared with MacRumors. As with Apple’s high-end 32-inch Pro Display XDR, Young told MacRumors that the 27-inch display will feature mini-LED […]

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Apple Working on External Display With Built-In A13 Chip

Apple is developing an external display that includes an A13 chip with Neural Engine, according to a new rumor from 9to5Mac. The A13 chip with Neural Engine would presumably serve as an eGPU, though details are light at this time. Having a CPU/GPU built into the external display could help Macs deliver high-resolution graphics without […]

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Apple’s Thunderbolt Display Classified as ‘Vintage’ Amid Rumors of a Replacement

Apple now considers the 27-inch Thunderbolt Display to be a “vintage” product because it has been close to five years since it was last offered for sale. The Thunderbolt Display was today added to Apple’s list of vintage and obsolete products, which are part of a support document on obtaining service for an Apple product […]

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Apple Adjusts Pro Display XDR Marketing in UK Following Complaints of Misleading Claims

Apple has adjusted the marketing of its high-end Pro Display XDR in the UK following complaints to the country’s Advertising Standards Authority that it was misleading customers. As reported by 9to5Mac, the ASA (Advertising Standards Authority) had received complaints from customers about Apple’s indirect claim that the Pro Display XDR features a 100% P3 wide […]

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Apple Said to Be Working on Lower-Priced External Monitor to Succeed Thunderbolt Display

Apple has started early development of a lower-priced external monitor that would be sold alongside its high-end Pro Display XDR, according to Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman. The display would be a consumer-oriented successor to Apple’s previous Thunderbolt Display, introduced in 2011 for $999 and discontinued in 2016. Thunderbolt Display The report claims that Apple’s new lower-priced […]

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Apple Releases Tool for Calibrating Apple Pro Display XDR

Apple today released a new Display Firmware 4.2.30 update for the Pro Display XDR, with the software introducing a new Pro Display XDR Calibrator allowing for in-field recalibration. Alongside the new calibration tool, Apple has provided a support document that walks users through calibrating the Pro Display XDR. There’s a walkthrough for measuring the display, […]

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Apple’s Pro Display XDR Wins ‘Displays of the Year’ Award

The Society for Information Display today announced its selections for the 26th Annual Display Industry Awards, and Apple has once again taken one of the top spots, this time with its Pro Display XDR that debuted last year alongside the revamped Mac Pro. The Pro Display XDR was one of three display products named “Displays […]

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Apple’s Pro Display XDR Now Supports Customized Reference Modes

Apple on Tuesday released firmware version 2.2.2 for its Pro Display XDR, adding support for customized reference modes. The feature also requires macOS 10.15.4 and is reflected in the release notes for the update. In a new support document, Apple says advanced users can create customized reference modes tailored to unique workflow needs by selecting […]

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Apple Shares Detailed Technical Overviews of Pro Display XDR and Mac Pro

Apple today shared two new “Technical Overview” white papers that take an extensive look into the technology and feature set of the Pro Display XDR and the Mac Pro.Available as PDFs, the Mac Pro overview and the Pro Display XDR overview (via 9to5Mac) walk through key features and components, with ultra detailed rundowns on every […]

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YouTuber Compares Apple Pro Display XDR to $43K Sony Reference Monitor, Says It’s a ‘No Go’ for Professional Colorists

Apple charges $5,000 for its Pro Display XDR and has described it as a display designed for professionals, even claiming that it can match the performance of some professional reference monitors on the market that sell for much more.Vincent Teoh, a TV reviewer at HDTVTest, recently tested Apple’s Pro Display XDR claims, comparing it to […]

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PCMag Tests Apple’s Pro Display XDR Color Accuracy and Brightness, Says It ‘Does Exactly What It Sets Out To’

Apple’s Pro Display XDR, priced at $4,999 without a stand, is designed for professionals who need a reference monitor. It may seem expensive, but comparative to other reference monitors, it’s an affordable choice.PCMag this week published its full review of the Pro Display XDR, doing a deep dive into its color accuracy and HDR capabilities. […]

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