Apple Inc. will showcase a new lineup of MacBooks at the WWDC 2017 event next month. The tech giant will unveil a new MacBook, upgraded MacBook Air and the MacBook Pro 2017. Apple is also said to announce its 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 during the event, which will transpire from June 5 to June 9 in San Jose, California.
The Cupertino based tech titan is planning on introducing three new laptops during the WWDC 2017 event. Apple is expected to unveil the new versions of the MacBook and MacBook Pro, while an upgraded MacBook Air is also being considered, Bloomberg reported.
The MacBook Pro 2017 is said to be powered by Intel’s latest Kaby Lake processor, but some reports are claiming that the next-gen MacBook Pro will be available with AMD’s new Ryzen processors. The tech giant is pressured to come up with a better MacBook Pro after the one that rolled out in November 2016 failed to take off.
The new MacBook Pro 2017 will likely arrive with the same look including the Touch Bar and even probably with a slimmer design. The main difference will be is what’s under the hood.
Apple is also reportedly working on a MacBook 12-inch model which will also be powered by Intel’s CPU. The third Apple laptop is said to be MacBook Air’s new version, which has been previously reported to be on its deathbed. Several reports are claiming that the tech giant is planning to launch a new MacBook Air 13-inch version with an updated chip as well.
Meanwhile, reports are claiming that Apple will also unveil the iPad Pro 2 with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display at the WWDC 2017 event. Nonetheless, new leaked images of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2 have surfaced online. The leaked images of the tablets showed a lightning port, a four-speaker design and a vertical camera orientation, BGR reported.