Apple released the 13-inch MacBook Pro with M1 chip again in November 2020. This was one of many first units to characteristic Apple Silicone, which since then has expanded to extra merchandise together with the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Professionals.
Because it has been over a yr since Apple launched the 13-inch MacBook Professional with M1 Chip, it’s time for a refresh. Sources that features Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman are claiming that Apple will likely be releasing a refreshed mannequin of 13-inch MacBook Professional, which can promote alongside 14 and 16-inch fashions.
The 13-inch MacBook Professional is predicted to characteristic M2 chip and be accessible as a extra inexpensive ‘Professional’ machine because the 14-inch mannequin with new design and M1 Professional chip begins at $1,999.
In comparison with 14-inch mannequin the present 13-inch M1 Chip geared up MacBook Professional solely prices $1,299, a worth it’s anticipated to retain with the refreshed mannequin.
Modifications in 13-inch MacBook Professional With M2 Chip
So what are the adjustments that we must always anticipate from the brand new 2022 13-inch MacBook Professional? Let’s discover out.
In the case of the design the brand new 13-inch MacBook Professional will probably characteristic the identical design as the present mannequin. This contains the Contact Bar and wider bezels across the show.
Specs sensible this machine goes to see some main enhancements that features the addition of M2 Chip with 8-core CPU and 8-core GPU, which will likely be changing the present M1 chip.
Apple might or might not add the M1 Professional chip to the MacBook Professional, which might enhance the GPU cores to 14-core nonetheless this appears unlikely, as it could need professionals who require extra horsepower to get the dearer 14-inch mannequin with M1 Professional processor.
The brand new 13-inch MacBook Professional might additionally characteristic a 1080p FaceTime HD digicam, which will likely be a major improve over the 720p FaceTime HD digicam discovered on the present mannequin.
The present 13-inch MacBook Professional affords 8GB Reminiscence on the bottom mannequin and 16GB improve choice. Within the new mannequin Apple might additionally make 16GB the usual choice with an choice to improve to 32GB.
Equally base storage might enhance to 512GB on the bottom mannequin with an choice to improve as much as 4TB. An enormous bounce from present mannequin’s 256GB base storage.
Other than this all different specs and options are anticipated to stay the identical with the machine that includes a 13.3-inch LED-backlit show with 2560 x 1600 pixels, two thunderbolt/USB 4 ports and extra.
When will Apple launch refreshed 2022 13-inch MacBook Professional?
Apple is reportedly holding a media event in March on April in response to Mark Gurman. The corporate goes to make use of this occasion to announce a number of merchandise that features the 13-inch MacBook Professional with M2 Chip, iPhone SE with 5G, 27-inch iMac with M2 Chip, upgraded high-end Mac mini with M1 Professional chip and maybe extra.