One other report claims we must always count on to see a brand new MacBook introduced at WWDC21 subsequent week.
In response to MacRumors, analyst Katy Huberty of JP Morgan says it’s “doubtless” Apple will debut a brand new MacBook:
Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty weighed in on the matter in a analysis word shared with MacRumors immediately, claiming it is “doubtless” that Apple will announce a minimum of one new MacBook mannequin powered by Apple silicon at WWDC.
“Within the final 12 months, Apple has launched not solely new Macs (MacBook Air, MacBook Professional 13″, and the Mac Mini) with M1, but additionally a excessive finish 12.9″ iPad Professional with the M1 chip,” wrote Huberty. “We count on this momentum to proceed into WWDC 2021, and primarily based on our checks, we consider it is doubtless Apple launches a brand new MacBook that includes in-house designed silicon.”
Huberty reportedly goes on to say that the brand new MacBook might function next-generation Apple silicon and that shipments would start within the second half of 2021. While Huberty did not say which MacBook to count on, it has lengthy been rumored that Apple is planning to switch its 16-inch MacBook Professional with a brand new Apple silicon model, alongside a brand new 14-inch MacBook Professional. Serial Apple leaker Jon Prosser has beforehand acknowledged a brand new MacBook Professional is coming on the occasion.
A report earlier this week might have hinted at a brand new 16-inch MacBook noticed in a regulatory submitting in China, suggesting a tool launch could also be imminent.
Final month Bloomberg reported that Apple is planning to unveil a brand new 10-core Apple silicon chip able to supporting 64GB of RAM and 32 graphics cores.
While Apple may properly announce a brand new MacBook subsequent week, Digitimes is reporting that shipments aren’t anticipated to start till late 2021 and even 2022 for the 14-inch mannequin, suggesting Apple might unveil the merchandise just a few months earlier than its official launch.