Tag: Mac

Apple adds eight Macs to its vintage products list

Earlier this week, Apple updated its list of vintage devices and added eight Mac devices that were released around 6-7 years ago. The devices were launched in 2015 and 2016 and includes the second revision of the 12-inch MacBook. All of the following Mac devices became vintage at the end of July 2022: MacBook (12-inch, Early 2016) MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015) MacBook Pro (13-inch, Early 2015) MacBook Pro (13-inch, […]

Apple announces updated 13-inch MacBook Pro, with M2 chip

At WWDC 2022 this week, Apple revealed an updated 13-inch MacBook Pro, now with the M2 chip. The previous model was revealed back in November 2020 at the start of the Apple Silicon transition and had the M1 chip from the start. This release is basically a processor spec bump, as the design, ports and features are the same as the outgoing model. The M2 chip offers a 18% faster […]

Mac shipments have actually increased in Q1 2022, despite overall market decline

According to a report from Gartner Apple’s worldwide shipments of its Mac product line has increased for the first quarter of 2022, even though the PC market as a whole has been declining. Gartner has estimated that in Q1 2022, Apple has shipped 7 million Macs, up from 6.5 million in Q1 2021. The reason for this growth could be attributed to the new models Apple has launched lately, with the M1 […]

Apple will start selling all colours of the M1 iMac in its stores

Apple is going to start selling all colours soon of the new 2021 M1 iMac which the company launched earlier this year in April. Shortly after today’s iPhone event, Apple is expected to change how there iMac is sold in its official retail stores. Since introduction Apple has only sold the ‌iMac‌ in green, pink, blue, and silver in its stores, most likely to take up less space, however later […]

LG announces new 4K OLED UltraFine Display for Mac

This week, LG has launched a brand new 32-inch UltraFine Display for use with Apple Macs. This is LG’s first over OLED monitor and it is on sale now in the US for $3,999. The new display follows on from the company’s previous line of UltraFine displays which were designed in conjunction with Apple and came in two sizes, one at 4K and one at 5K – both were on […]

Apple now offering some new graphics cards for Mac Pro

Apple has today changed the graphics card options for the Mac Pro, with the addition of a new AMD Radeon Pro W6900X module, which comes it at £5,600 for one or £11,600 for two, one card has 32GB of GDDR6 memory. Prices are $5,600 and $11,600 in the US respectively. Apple is also offering the AMD Radeon Pro W6800X, W6800X Duo in addition to the W6900X at £2,400 for one […]

With iPadOS 15 and macOS 12, the iPad and Mac get Lower Power Mode

Apple announced its new operating systems for 2021 this week at WWDC and a few tidbits have come out in the past few days, one of them is the addition of Lower Power Mode to macOS Monterey and iPadOS 15, marking the first time the feature has moved beyond the iPhone since the feature was introduced. Low Power Mode came to the iPhone in 2015 with iOS 9 and throttles […]

This could be the new Mac mini

Today, Apple leaker Jon Prosser has shared what could be the next generation Mac mini, with the same M1X chip as the upcoming MacBook Pro that is rumoured to be launching at WWDC in June. The new Mac mini has been rendered by Ian Zelbo, based on schematics sent to Prosser. Prosser has said the new Mac mini will have four Thunderbolt ports, two USB-A, one Ethernet, and HDMI. Usually […]

Apple is now discontinuing the space grey Mac accessories

This week, Apple decided to discontinue the space grey Magic Mouse 2, Magic Keyboard and Magic Trackpad with all three products still being listed for sale, but like it did with the HomePod the product listings say: “While supplies last”, in pretty small text. The iMac Pro was discontinued back in March this year and the discontinuation of these accessories is likely due to that. Apple only launched these accessories […]

AppleCare+ can now be extended for more than three years for Macs

Apple has updated the way AppleCare+ works in the US for its Mac models, with an updated support document to back it up too. AppleCare+ in the US can now be extended for more than three years in the US only for Macs, for example if you had purchased a three year plan for AppleCare+ it would expire after that period, but now you can choose for the plan to […]