During Apple's WWDC keynote, the company updated both its iMac and MacBook lineup with 7th generation Kaby Lake processors, better GPUs, better displays, and so on - good, solid speed bumps all around. "Today iMac gets a huge graphics performance increase, faster CPU performance, Thunderbolt 3 and a brighter Retina display with support for 1 billion colours".
The Apple iMac Pro 2017 features a attractive 27-inch large 5K display. These two new 10.5 and 12.9 inch tablet models feature a new A10X Fusion processor that is 30% faster on paper than the latest A9X iPad Pro. The space grey iMac Pro, "the most powerful Mac ever". Apple has declared that the new iMac will available to start to buy on Monday through apple.com, and it will be available in Apple Stores starting on Wednesday.
Apple also updated the 13-inch MacBook Air with a 1.8 GHz processor. "We re-engineered the whole system and designed an entirely new thermal architecture to pack extraordinary performance into the elegant, quiet iMac enclosure our customers love".
According to GeekBench 4 benchmarks, the new 15-inch MacBook Pro scored single-core and multi-core scores of 4,632 and 15,747 in single and multi-core tests, which is way more than the 2016 MacBook Pro's scores of 4,098 and 13,155.
This new MacBook Pro keeps the slimmer design that Apple introduced past year, offers good battery life and on most models you get Touch ID and the new Touch Bar for fast access to some controls. The new desktop will feature 8-core Xeon processors, making it more of a workstation than just a desktop. Apple also announced some upgrades to the beloved MacBook line, which has always been a hit with creative entrepreneurs and small business owners alike. The iMac Pro features 18-core Xeon processors and up to 22 Teraflops of graphics computation.
Talking about the new MacBook, it enables support for up to 1.3 GHz Core i7 along with Turbo Boost up to 3.6 GHz.
To give its Mac OS powered desktop a premium appeal, Apple has slightly tinkered with the characteristic design of the iMac range.
The new iPad Pro can show a full-screen keyboard. The iMac Pro is expected to come in December with a starting $4,999 price tag, as reported by Engadget. All-Flash storage is configurable at up to 4 TB, 2666 MHz DDR4 ECC RAM scales to 128 GB, and two Thunderbolt 3 controllers are built in for accessing external storage and other devices. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro appeared first on Market Exclusive.