The iPhone maker introduced its flagships smartphones, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, in September. The device also has a 3.5mm headphone jack that is placed on the right side as well. This MacBook Pro also has the Touch Bar. MacBook Pro comes in either 13-inch and 15-inch form factors, similar to the previous MacBook Pro models but Apple added innovations.
"Even though many customers access their files in the cloud, there are still many people who want to connect their phones to their laptops with a physical cable for performing tasks such as managing music, apps via iTunes".
Apple's MacBook Pro event was jaw-dropping and awe-inspiring for some while other found it boring, bland and pointless.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is appears to be shifting its focus to USB-C, which is becoming a standard in the smartphone space. Interestingly, a couple of days just before the laptop's official launch, a photo of the new feature of the highly awaited MacBook Pro 2016 was leaked by Apple when it released the latest update to the MacOS Sierra.
If your MacBook Pro is on its last legs - and you're suffering from Apple withdrawal symptoms - fear not because a new sleeker model is on its way.
The MacBook Pro 2016 has two USB Type-C/Thunderbolt 3 ports that are located on the left and right sides of the device, so there are four in total.
The Cupertino, California-based tech giant touted the new laptop as the most powerful MacBook Pro ever. It has a sixth-generation Core i7 processor, ATI Radeon Pro graphics card with up to 4GB of RAM, up a 2TB SDD which Apple claims that is 50% faster than the previous models and the 15-inch model comes with 16GB of RAM.
Touch ID isn't a new thing for Mac as it is already on iPhones and iPads but it is a first for Macs - as well as being a security feature you can make secure payments online. It adapts to the application you're using. A number of tech fans believe that MacBook Pro 2016 will have touchscreen features, which the device can compete with Microsoft's Surface devices.