Apple's fall hardware update plans come into focus

Apple's fall hardware update plans come into focus

Apple's fall hardware update plans come into focus

"The Verge says Apple increased the battery capacity of both models to make up for the extra power draw of the new CPUs and the 15" machine's memory subsystem, and the site reports that Apple expects no change in either system's battery life as a result.

In India, Apple will be pricing the 13-inch MacBook Pro and the 15-inch MacBook Pro at Rs 149,990 and Rs 199,990 respectively. In some DaVinci Resolve 15 performance charts from ZDNet, we can also see the Blackmagic eGPU adds a seven-fold performance boost to the 13-inch MacBook Pro, while the 15-inch MacBook Pro gets a two or three times improvement.

Two 13-inch entry-level models have not been updated, but there are two 13-inch and two 15-inch sizes that have. They are a lot faster with 8th-generation Core processors, and the 15-inch model supports up to 32GB of RAM and up to a 4TB SSD.

Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pros don't come with graphics card, which are useful for power-hungry tasks, like photo and video editing, as well as playing games.

A well-known analyst has issued a new research note with predictions for Apple's fall product lineup. If they have the money to spend, they can finally get their hands on a MacBook Pro which can easily handle their intensive workload without breaking a sweat. Apple was criticized by professionals for recent Mac upgrades, but it has since taken a renewed approach to professionals and has been praised for its newest announcements.

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Apple says the larger new MacBook Pro is as much as 70 per cent faster than the previous model, while the smaller version is up to twice as fast as its predecessor. Going by the boost speeds the company cites for its CPU choices, Apple will offer the Core i9-8950HK as a top-end option for demanding pros in this notebook. The Iris graphics on the 13-inch Pro with Touch Bar and the AMD GPU on the 15-inch Pro are also a huge step up. The company did, however, update the keyboard that had been causing problems in previous models with a "third-generation" version.

Apple also updated its embedded ARM chip that controls the Touch Bar, Touch ID, and Siri.

The MacBook Pro's Retina display features 500 nits of brightness, support for P3 wide colour gamut, now also has True Tone display, making it the best display on a Mac. The classic MacBook Pro also had an HDMI port.

The switch to DDR4 chips allows buyers an a 32GB upgrade if 16GB of RAM isn't quite enough.

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