Published On: Fri, Mar 13th, 2020

Apple could announce new MacBook models with scissor-switch keyboards soon

According to a new news from researcher Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple could betray new MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models with scissor-switch keyboards. MacRumors initial beheld a report; TechCrunch performed a investigate note as well.

Apple updated a large MacBook Pro in November. The association somewhat increasing a distance of a arrangement from 15” to 16” though any suggestive changes in altogether size. Apple also deserted a argumentative moth keyboards. The 16-inch MacBook Pro now relies on a some-more normal scissor-switch keyboard.

But Kuo thinks Apple will boat updated MacBook models with a scissor-switch keyboard during some indicate during a second entertain of 2020. So we can pattern a MacBook Air and tiny MacBook Pro refurbish in a nearby future. Apple could use this event to boost a distance of a arrangement of a 13-inch MacBook Pro indication as well.

In further to those teenager though critical updates, gossip has it that Apple is already formulation bigger changes for a MacBook lineup. The initial laptop with an Apple-designed ARM processor could boat in a final entertain of 2020 or a initial entertain of 2021.

This change will have far-reaching implications for developers as they’ll need to recompile their apps to run on ARM processors. Apple will expected lay out a roadmap so that third-party developers have adequate time before releasing an ARM-based laptop.

There also could be a code new laptop pattern in Q2 or Q3 of 2021. But Kuo is a bit deceptive on this front. Apple skeleton could still change.

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