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Apple readies MacBook Pro, MacBook Air revamps; none with Intel processors

This will be the first time professional Macs get in-house main processors; eventually the company will stop selling the high-end Intel MacBook Pros

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Apple MacBook Pro laptop computers sit on display at the company's Williamsburg store in the Brooklyn borough of New York Photo: Bloomberg

Mark Gurman | Bloomberg
Apple Inc. is preparing to release several new Mac laptops and desktops with faster processors, new designs and improved connectivity to external devices, accelerating the company’s effort to replace Intel Corp. chips and leapfrog rival PC makers.
The overhaul encompasses a broad range of Macs, including Apple’s higher-end laptop, the MacBook Pro; the laptop aimed at the mass market, the MacBook Air; and its desktop computers, the Mac Pro, iMac and Mac mini, according to people familiar with the matter.
Redesigned MacBook Pros are expected to debut as soon as early this summer, said the people, who requested anonymity to discuss an

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First Published: May 19 2021 | 8:49 AM IST

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