Final month famous Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo gave out confirmation that Apple’s upcoming 2021 MacBook Air and 13” MacBook Professional will debut with mini LED shows and M1 chipsets. At this time we get extra particulars on the all-new 14” and 16” MacBook Execs that are stated to deliver main redesigns.
Kuo shares that the brand new top-end fashions will function a squarer reduce design on the highest and backside halves which is a pure evolution of the 2018 iPad Professional and iPhone 12 industrial design. As well as, each fashions are stated to deliver again Apple’s MagSafe charging connector which was final seen on Mac laptops again in 2017 with the final non-Retina MacBook Air.
MagSafe 2 connector and port (credit score: Snapnator)
The non-obligatory OLED Contact Bar will lastly be eliminated altogether with all new fashions having bodily operate keys as a substitute.
Port choice is alleged to be wider this time round as previous MacBook customers weren’t thrilled with having to hold round dongles. As anticipated, Apple-designed Arm processors would be the solely choice for the brand new MacBooks. Each new fashions will use an analogous warmth sink system as the present 16-inch mannequin for optimum thermal administration. There’s no point out if the brand new 14” and 16” MacBook Execs will include mini LED shows.