TF Worldwide Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is again with a recent investor word, and this time he particulars all the opposite upcoming Apple merchandise, other than the brand new iPhone variants. In his word, he claims cheaper MacBook variant can be launched nevertheless it will not be one other MacBook Air variant. Moreover, he states that the brand new Apple Watches will see barely bigger shows, and a brand new 11-inch iPad Pro will even be launched with Face ID and no dwelling button. All these are anticipated to be launched by this fall, Kuo stated.
Beginning with the iPad Professional fashions, Kuo notes that the 12.9-inch variant can be up to date with Face ID assist, bezels can be lowered and the house button can be eliminated for that goal. 9to5Mac reports that his investor word additionally suggests the arrival of a brand new 11-inch iPad Professional variant as nicely. This new 11-inch variant could also be a substitute of the present 10.5-inch one. If this seems to be true, then the brand new iPad variants can be of 4 show sizes – 7.9-inch, 9.7-inch, 11-inch, and 12.9-inch.
Coming to the Apple Watch, he notes that the general design won’t see a lot of a change, however the show measurement might enhance to 1.57-inch and 1.78-inch respectively. Other than the show measurement enhance, Kuo refrains from offering every other particulars on the brand new Apple Watches. Kuo additionally notes that new AirPods are within the offing, however doesn’t element what options they may entail. To recall, a previous report advised that the corporate is engaged on new AirPods with noise-cancellation and water resistance. The AirPower wi-fi charging pad that was unveiled last year can be anticipated to enter mass manufacturing after many delays.
Kuo additionally talked about that your entire Mac lineup together with the MacBook, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, and iMac will get chip upgrades. There’s anticipated to be a brand new cheaper-priced MacBook launch, however he thinks it will not be the MacBook Air. Lastly, the investor word additionally reiterates that there’ll three iPhone variant launches this 12 months – one 6.1-inch LCD variant, one 5.Eight-inch OLED iPhone X successor, and the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone X Plus variant as nicely.