In line with a brand new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, Apple has ramped up testing of the upcoming 15-inch MacBook Air. This new mannequin of the MacBook Air is claimed to have a processor akin to the M2 chip.
The lengthy-rumored laptop computer has been noticed in App Retailer developer logs, with the mannequin identifier “Mac 15,3” and is listed as operating macOS 14. The machine being examined has an M2-like chipset with an 8-core CPU, a ten-core GPU, and 8GB of RAM. The laptop computer’s show decision is the same as that of the 14-inch MacBook Professional, which means it is going to have barely much less sharpness however the identical quantity of pixels.
Apple is internet hosting its WWDC keynote later this year in June, the place the corporate is predicted to unveil software program updates, together with iOS 17 and macOS 14, in addition to the primary-ever Blended Actuality headset. Gurman additionally expects the brand new MacBook Air to be introduced on the similar occasion. It’s, nevertheless, unclear precisely when the laptop computer might be launched.
Along with the information concerning the 15-inch MacBook Air, Gurman has additionally revealed that Apple is planning to maintain the 13-inch MacBook Pro as half of the corporate’s lineup. An up to date mannequin of the laptop computer, which options an outdated design from 2016, is within the works alongside different new Macs.
Apple can be rumored to be updating its different merchandise, together with a brand new 24-inch iMac and a Mac Professional tower powered by Apple silicon, and has plans to replace the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Professional fashions with M3 Professional and M3 Max chips within the first half of 2024.