Mac

Apple adds eight Macs to its vintage products list

Earlier this week, Apple updated its list of vintage devices and added eight Mac devices that were released around 6-7 years ago. The devices were launched in 2015 and 2016 and includes the second revision of the 12-inch MacBook. All of the following Mac devices became vintage at the end of July 2022: MacBook (12-inch, Early 2016) MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015) MacBook Pro (13-inch, Early 2015) MacBook Pro (13-inch, […]

Apple releases macOS Big Sur 11.6.7

Yesterday, Apple released macOS Big Sur 11.6.7 for compatible machines, with a fix for a bug in the Mail app. macOS Big Sur is still being used by those computers that cannot be upgraded to macOS Monterey. The bug that this addresses is released to the official Mail app and other third party ones such as Microsoft Outlook and they were unable to to open attachments if the app required […]

Mac shipments have actually increased in Q1 2022, despite overall market decline

According to a report from Gartner Apple’s worldwide shipments of its Mac product line has increased for the first quarter of 2022, even though the PC market as a whole has been declining. Gartner has estimated that in Q1 2022, Apple has shipped 7 million Macs, up from 6.5 million in Q1 2021. The reason for this growth could be attributed to the new models Apple has launched lately, with the M1 […]

Apple has now discontinued the 27-inch iMac

With the ‘Peek Performance’ event earlier this week, Apple announced the new iPad Air, Mac Studio but also discontinued the last Intel iMac. Apple might update the 27-inch iMac later on at some stage, but for now Apple is suggesting that customers go for the new Mac Studio for a lightweight and compact desktop for video editing etc. Apple also released a Studio Display to go alongside the new Mac […]

Report: M1 MacBook Air helped Apple sell 6.5m laptops in Q3 2021

It has been reported by Strategy Analytics that the M1 MacBook Air has helped ship around 6.5 million laptops in the third quarter of 2021, thanks to strong demand for the fan-less, M1 machine. Thanks to the boost in sales, Apple is now number four in the world, in terms of laptop shipments. Lenovo was third place for Q3 2021, with 5% year on year growth, but Apple saw 10% […]

Apple announces brand new MacBook Pro, with a return of some ports

Apple has today announced its new generation of MacBook Pro, following on from the version from 2016 – this is the first full redesign since then. The last generation caught a lot of flack for the keyboard, which was fixed a couple of years later, but it also added the Touch Bar and removed a lot of ports. The new generation revealed today has more of a retro look, with […]

Apple will start selling all colours of the M1 iMac in its stores

Apple is going to start selling all colours soon of the new 2021 M1 iMac which the company launched earlier this year in April. Shortly after today’s iPhone event, Apple is expected to change how there iMac is sold in its official retail stores. Since introduction Apple has only sold the ‌iMac‌ in green, pink, blue, and silver in its stores, most likely to take up less space, however later […]

Apple UK now selling refurbished 24-inch M1 iMacs

Apple is now starting to offer refurbished 24-Inch M1 iMacs here in the UK, this is only a handful of months after the iMac was launched in April this year. Currently, the iMac is only available in pink with the 8-core CPU, 7-core GPU, and 256GB SSD with a price of £1,059, £190 off the price of a new iMac. Opting for a refurbished Apple product is a good deal, […]

Apple now offering some new graphics cards for Mac Pro

Apple has today changed the graphics card options for the Mac Pro, with the addition of a new AMD Radeon Pro W6900X module, which comes it at £5,600 for one or £11,600 for two, one card has 32GB of GDDR6 memory. Prices are $5,600 and $11,600 in the US respectively. Apple is also offering the AMD Radeon Pro W6800X, W6800X Duo in addition to the W6900X at £2,400 for one […]

Apple’s Mac shipments have been increasing lately

Earlier this week, it was revealed in a report from the IDC which has analysed the worldwide shipments of personal computers and the data has revealed that Apple has seen an increase in Mac sales in the second quarter of this year. The IDC Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker has highlighted that in the second quarter of 2021, shipments of personal computers worldwide amounted to 83.6 million units, this […]