Apple’s toughest competitor when it comes to smartphones is definitely Samsung. When it comes to laptops, things change. Microsoft is the one the Cupertino-based company needs to keep an eye on. Microsoft recently launched the Surface Studio, which is a lot like an iMac. However, this isn’t the immediate problem for Apple. The fact that they are offering a price cut of up to $650 if MacBook users turn in their devices in order to get a new Surface Book or Surface Pro laptop is. From the point of view of possible customers, this can be a great thing. But when it comes to the race between the two companies, some might say that Microsoft is playing dirty.
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We already reported this week that there is an Apple event coming up next week. To be more specific, the tech giant has scheduled a major event for October 27, near by their Cupertino headquarters. Initially, rumor had it that there is a possibility to see a brand new version of the Mac Pro, but now it seems that we might only get some new versions of Apple’s laptops. The information comes from Ming-Chi Kuo, a KGI Securities analyst who had it right a few times before when it came to previews of Apple’s other events and gadgets.
According to Engadget, who cited the aforementioned source, the star of the show will most likely be the redesigned MacBook Pro, that will [...]
Apple fans were eagerly waiting for the first signs of the launch of new Mac devices. Now, according to Recode, we have a launch date, and it is soon. According to the aforementioned source, it’s certain that Apple will launch its new devices on October 27, at an event that will be held in or around the company’s Cupertino base. Even though we now have a launch date, it’s still not clear which of the Mac devices will get a refresh. Every one of them would need one, but it’s not highly likely that the Cupertino- based company will reveal new versions of every Mac device they manufacture.
It’s safe to assume that one of the computers that will [...]
For those who would have liked to see some new gadgets at the WWDC 2016 this week, the conference turned out to be a bit of a disappointment, since no news about the Apple Watch 2 or the MacBook Pro 2016 was released. However, the new operating system, the recently disclosed macOS Sierra hints to some of the features we could see in the future generation of Apple’s MacBook Pro devices. According to 9to5Mac and MacGeneration, the latest version of Apple’s operating system reveals that the Pro will feature a Touch ID fingerprint scanner alongside an OLED mini screen which will take the place of the function row of the current devices.
According to the same sources, [...]