Apple Unveils New MacBook Pro and Third-Gen AirPods at Apple Unleashed
Apple have unveiled a brand-new set of MacBook Pros, available in both 14-inch and 16-inch models. The Touch Bar from previous models has been removed and replaced with a full-size function row. Another change from the previous model is that many of ports are back; including a HDMI port, three Thunderbolt ports, an SD card slot and a headphone jack. The MagSafe charger has also made a return. They have also added a notch at the top of the screen to increase the size of the screen, which houses the camera, leaving the screen with a bezels, that measure just 3.5mm.
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AirPods 3rd Gen Are Here!
AirPod have recieved a massive update in their third iteration, with a sleek new design, spatial audio capabilites and touch buttons, which puts them closer to the AirPods Pro.
The new Gen of AirPods features shorter stems and contoured ear tips to better direct sound into your ear canal. They also now feature spatial sound,which causes the left and right channels to shift as you turn your head from your device to match your orientation.
The new AirPods offers protection from both sweat and water. The battery life has also been increased to six hours of listening than its predecessor and the case gives your four full charges with a total of 30 hours of listening time. For just five minutes of charging, you get one full hour of usage out of them.
M1 Pro and M1 Max
Apple unveiled two new M1 chips – the M1 Pro and M1 Max.
Apple has stated that the new M1 Pro CPU is up to 70% faster than the original M1, with a GPU up to 2x faster and 32GB of unified memory. It also has 200GB/s of memory bandwidth.
The M1 Max, meanwhile, increases the unified memory up to 64GB. Both of the M1 chips support up to 10 CPU cores; on the GPU front, the Pro does up to 16-core, while the Max supports up to 32-core.
Apple HomePod Mini Available in Assorted Colours
The new Apple HomePod Mini smartspeaker are now available in three new colours; dark blue, yellow and orange.
Will you be getting any of Apple’s new products?