The MacBook family constantly sees upgrades. It seems that every other year, technology moves at a more rapid pace than before. The MacBook Air has enjoyed a successful run so far, but a newer, more powerful MacBook Pro is now on the horizon and is being reported to be vastly superior. Should you still pull the trigger on a MacBook Air? Or cough up the extra dough to purchase the new MacBook Pro? According to CNET, the new MacBook Pro outperforms the current MacBook Air in almost every way. In a side by side comparison, the MacBook Pro offers more computer power and features that the MacBook Air could only dream of. However, many tech experts are suggesting that now is the best time to invest in a MacBook Air. The multi-touch bar was also featured as a key selling point to the new MacBook pro, as this innovation could change the game in how users interact with their notebooks. As reported by The Verge, the MacBook Air has received a substantial price drop from when it was originally … [Read more...] about MacBook Air Latest News & Updates: New Update Makes MacBook Air Better Than Ever? New MacBook Pro To Vastly Outperform MacBook Air?
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If you're upset with the features of the new and upcoming MacBook Pro 2016 that Apple unveiled in the recently held Apple Event last October 27, well, you are not alone. It appeared that many were not pleased, just to say the least, with how Apple's newest MacBook model turned out. In fact, industry experts have spoken out about their opinion on the recently announced MacBook Pro as far as the machine's price tag and its features are concerned. On the price, an article from the Forbes has rounded up comments from tech experts in the field as to whether the base price at $1,499 commensurate the device's features. The experts have also shared their take on the newest and probably distinguishable feature of the new MacBook in relation to its price. So far, the experts have pretty much agreed that the device was actually too expensive as far as its feature is concerned. "I'm disappointed Apple is embracing thin over pure performance which I think users of the MacBook Pro 15 want and need. … [Read more...] about MacBook Pro 2016 News & Update: Why So Many Are Upset With The New MacBook Pro 2016?
Hot off the heels of Apple's declining sales -- for the first time in around 15 years, to be exact -- and a brand new Microsoft PC that's built for artists comes the MacBook Pro redesign. The timing of Apple's announcement couldn't have come at a better time, but the company knows exactly what to do and when to do it, anyway. The new MacBook Pro is exactly what is rumored for months now. Express reports that the big new feature everybody expected it to have, like the OLED Touch Bar that rests just above the keyboard, is there. The Touch Bar, literally a touchscreen bar, contains some relevant information and button options depending on the app(s) that's currently active. The new MacBook Pro is also thinner and lighter, weighing only three pounds. The Verge opined that even though Microsoft came out with a huge announcement in the amazing Surface Studio touch PC, Apple's MacBook Pro revelation was they way to reestablish its place in the industry. The MacBook Air had gone out … [Read more...] about Apple MacBook Pro News & Update: New MacBook Pro Announcement Shows How Apple Is Good At Timing Their Releases
Apple has the first major update to its Macbook Pro line since 2012. The new models feature a new, smaller body, less weight, and less bezel. Internally, these new models sport Intel’s Skylake processors, which bring greater performance per watt than previous generations. Three models are announced, and while all of them are Macbook Pro’s, one of them is touted as a replacement for the Macbook Air. The new models are said to have 10-hour battery life for basic web browsing and productivity tasks.On the two higher end models, Apple has replaced all ports with four Thunderbolt 3 ports and a single headphone jack. USB-A, HDMI, the SD card slot, and Magsafe charging are all absent. Thunderbolt 3 uses a physical USB-C connection, which allows for charging, USB, display output, and Ethernet on a single cable. Any of the four ports is capable of charging the laptop.The first 13-inch model has the option of dual-core i5 or i7 processors, with 8GB of RAM standard. The 15-inch model … [Read more...] about Apple Launches 2016 Macbook Pro Line
Apple announced a new entry in its popular iPad line today: the iPad Pro. It's the biggest iPad the company has ever developed, boasting a 12.9-inch display. It's also the fastest, Apple said, featuring a "console-class" GPU that's up to two times faster than previous models.Apple's Phil Schiller said the iPad Pro's processors will feature "360 times more graphics power" than previous iPads.The iPad Pro will output 5.6 million pixels — more than a 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, Schiller boasted. It will feature a full-size keyboard and will allow for application multitasking. Schiller said the iPad Pro's larger display will make games and movies more immersive, in part thanks to a four-speaker system that provides audio for the touchscreen device.The new iPad will weigh about 1.5 pounds, slightly more than the original iPad, and measures 6.9 mm thick. Apple said the iPad Pro will boast up to 10 hours of battery life.While the iPad Pro will include the typical … [Read more...] about Apple unveils new iPad Pro, the biggest iPad yet