The keynote of Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference came and went this year without the new MacBook Pro, but it seems that wasn’t the original intention! Surprisingly, Apple included the phrases “M1X MacBook Pro” and “M1X” in a YouTube video of a live keynote by Max Balzer (via 9to5Mac).
Not only does it seem like a tacit confirmation of at least one new MacBook Pro powered by an arm, But it also confirms rumors that it will include a new M1 chip and Apple is likely to market it as an updated “X” variant, for example. It was done with high-end iPads instead of going straight to the M2.
three weeks ago BloombergMark̵7;s Mark Gurman reports we’ll see redesigned 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros. “This summer,” it brings back an SD card slot, HDMI port and some travel-friendly MagSafe. charging connector; It has twice the performance of CPU and GPU cores and supports up to 64GB of RAM. I think the announcement at WWDC would be the perfect way to distract yourself from the recent developer chaos – you. You know, by announcing the MacBook Pro that’s perfect for pros.
Maybe that’s the original idea. Instead, we get the keynote stuffed with fast software announcements. Check out our supercut below for a condensed video version, or read our list of the 15 biggest WWDC 2021 announcements if you just want the highlights.