Gurman: Apple Preparing ‘Widest Array of New Hardware Products in Its History’ for Fall

Apple is working on a number of new products that are set to launch this fall, and Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman say that it will be “the widest array” of new devices that Apple has introduced in its history. In his latest “Power On” newsletter, Gurman explains that Apple is working on four new iPhones (iPhone […]

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Apple Adding Last MacBook Pro With CD Drive to Vintage Products List

Apple will be adding the Mid 2012 model of the 13-inch MacBook Pro to its vintage products list on January 31, according to an internal memo obtained by MacRumors. Released in June 2012, this 13-inch MacBook Pro model was the last Mac with a built-in CD/DVD drive sold by Apple. It remained for sale until […]

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Deals: Apple’s 256GB 13-Inch M1 MacBook Pro on Sale for $1,149.99 ($149 Off)

Amazon today has Apple’s 256GB 13-inch M1 MacBook Pro for $1,149.99, down from $1,299.00. As of writing, the notebook is in stock but with a slight shipping delay; it’s currently estimated to be delivered between January 18 and 22. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link […]

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Apple Planning Five New Macs for 2022, Including Entry-Level MacBook Pro Refresh

Apple is working on five new Macs for launch in 2022, including a new version of the entry-level MacBook Pro, according to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman. In the latest edition of his “Power On” newsletter, Gurman said that he expects Apple to launch five new Macs in 2022, including: A high-end iMac with Apple silicon to […]

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Apple Introduces New MacBook Upgrade Program for Business Partners

Monday November 29, 2021 7:38 am PST by Sami Fathi In association with CIT as the financing partner, Apple has launched a new Mac Upgrade Program for small businesses and Apple business partners that allow companies to easily distribute and upgrade their fleets of MacBooks at an affordable price to all of their workers. As […]

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Best Black Friday iMac and MacBook Deals Available Today

Our Black Friday 2021 coverage continues with the best deals you can find on MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, and Mac mini today. As with all Black Friday deals, we aren’t sure how long any of these will last, and prices are always fluctuating, so if you see something you want, be sure to buy […]

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Video Comparison: M1 MacBook Pro vs. M1 Pro MacBook Pro

If you’re unsure whether you should purchase a MacBook Pro with the M1 Pro chip or if an M1 machine will best suit your needs, our latest YouTube video is for you. We’ve compared the 14-inch base MacBook Pro with ‌M1 Pro‌ chip to the 13-inch base MacBook Pro with ‌M1‌ chip to give our […]

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Deals: Apple’s 13-Inch MacBook Pro Gets Record Low Price Cuts on Amazon (Up to $249 Off)

Today you can shop all-time low prices on the 13-inch MacBook Pro, which launched with the M1 chip in late 2020. Both sale prices listed below will be reflected at the checkout screen after you add each notebook to your cart, thanks to an automatic coupon. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of […]

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Apple’s 140W Power Adapter is Company’s First GaN Charger, Supports USB-C Power Delivery 3.1

Apple has confirmed to The Verge that its new 140W USB-C power adapter is the company’s first charger based on gallium nitride or “GaN” technology, which allows for smaller, lighter, and more power efficient chargers than silicon-based chargers. Without the use of GaN, the 140W power adapter likely would have been fairly larger given its […]

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Apple’s 140W Power Adapter is Company’s First GaN Charger, Supports USB-C Power Delivery 3.1

Apple has confirmed to The Verge that its new 140W USB-C power adapter is the company’s first charger based on gallium nitride or “GaN” technology, which allows for smaller, lighter, and more power efficient chargers than silicon-based chargers. Without the use of GaN, the 140W power adapter likely would have been fairly larger given its […]

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M1 Max Chip May Have More Raw GPU Performance Than a PlayStation 5

Apple is making impressive and eye-catching claims about the performance of its new M1 Pro and ‌M1‌ chips, and on paper, the highest-end ‌M1‌ Max chip actually has more raw GPU performance than Sony’s PlayStation 5. The ‌M1‌ Max chip can be configured to include up to 32-cores of GPU, a gigantic leap compared to […]

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14-inch MacBook Pro Can Fast Charge Via Thunderbolt, But Fast Charge Limited to MagSafe in 16-inch Model

With the debut of the new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models, Apple has brought a fast charge capability to the Mac for the first time, allowing users to charge the laptop battery up to 50% in just 30 minutes. But there’s a difference between models with this feature that Apple didn’t really mention. While […]

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16-inch MacBook Pro With M1 Max Chip Is Marginally Heavier Than Same Model Configured With M1 Pro

Tuesday October 19, 2021 2:25 am PDT by Sami Fathi The new 16-inch MacBook Pro can be configured with either the M1 Pro or ‌M1‌ Max chips. The ‌M1‌ Max chip is the highest-end Apple silicon chip available, and alongside the added performance, the 16-inch MacBook Pro with the ‌M1‌ Max chip comes with another […]

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Apple Offering Up to $1,000 of Trade-in for M1 MacBooks Towards Purchase of New MacBook Pros

Tuesday October 19, 2021 1:58 am PDT by Sami Fathi Apple is offering customers up to $1,000 of trade-in value for the M1 MacBook Pro and ‌M1‌ MacBook Air, giving customers who purchased the first round of Apple silicon Macs an incentive to upgrade to the new, more powerful MacBook Pros. The new 14-inch and […]

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New macOS ‘Compatibility Mode’ Lets Fullscreen Apps Use Area Around Notch

While users and developers come to terms with the fact that the last-minute notch rumor for the new MacBook Pros was true, Apple has released new Human Interface Guidelines explaining how developers can make best use of the extended screen areas around the camera housing if they think their app would benefit from it. According […]

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Here Are All the Ports on the New 14-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pro

While all MacBook Pro models released in the last five years featured only two to four Thunderbolt ports and a 3.5mm headphone jack, that changed this week with the introduction of the redesigned 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models. Following years of complaints about a lack of ports, both sizes of the new MacBook Pro […]

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New MacBook Pro Keyboard Has All-Black Design, Full-Size Function Keys, and Touch ID Ring

Apple’s new MacBook Pro models unveiled today feature a redesigned keyboard with an all-black design, a row of full-size function keys, and a Touch ID ring that provides a more tactile experience for unlocking the Mac with your finger. The function keys include new shortcuts for Spotlight, Siri, Dictation, and Do Not Disturb, in addition […]

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New MacBook Pros Feature 3.5mm Headphone Jack With Advanced Support for High-Impedance Headphones, Six-Speaker Sound System

Apple’s new MacBook Pro models are equipped with the “best audio system in a notebook,” according to Apple, with upgrades to the headphone jack and the speaker system. The 3.5mm headphone jack now offers support for high-impedance headphones. High-end headphone options that are high-impedance models from companies like Sennheiser and Beyerdynamic will offer better sound […]

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Everything Apple Announced at Today’s Event in Just 7 Minutes

Serif Updates Affinity Photo, Designer, and Publisher With New Tools and Functions Serif today announced across-the-board updates for its popular suite of Affinity creative apps, including Affinity Photo, Affinity Designer, and the Apple award-winning Affinity Publisher for Mac, all of which were among the first professional creative suites to be optimized for Apple’s new M1 […]

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New MacBook Pros Offer Up to 10 Hours Longer Battery Life Than Prior-Generation

Apple’s new MacBook Pro machines are equipped with super efficient M1 Pro and ‌M1‌ Max chips, which means improvements in both performance and efficiency. The new machines have much improved battery life compared to prior-generation Intel machines. The 14-inch MacBook Pro with ‌M1‌ Pro/Max chip offers up to 17 hours of movie playback with the […]

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