Apple Inc. is an American multinational company popular for its designs and premium built quality electronic devices. Recently, the company has announced to shift from Intel processors to their homegrown silicon chips for its Mac computers. The company analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that the upcoming MacBook Pro 13.3-inch device is the first device to come up with an Arm-based silicon chip designed by Apple.
Kuo also said that “the 13.3-inch MacBook Pro with Apple silicon chip will go under the mass production in the fourth quarter of 2020.” Kuo also noted that Apple fans would see the first Arm-based MacBook Air in the first quarter of the year 2021.
The company CEO said, “We predict that Apple will launch new MacBook models including the new 13.3-inches MacBook Pro equipped with the Apple Silicon in 4Q20, the new MacBook Air equipped with the Apple Silicon in 4Q20 or 1Q20, and the new 14, as well as 16-inch MacBook Pro models, get with the Apple Silicon and all-new form factor design in late 2Q21 or 3Q21.”
Well, Apple has a breakout with the Intel x86 architect processor and begins to develop its MacBook with ARM that is Advanced RISC Machines chips. The company tells the reason for manufacturing their devices with ARM is to make the Mac world-class custom silicon full-fledged powerful Mac devices. The ARM processors are quite good enough to cope up with all the user meets.
Moreover, Apple is getting ready to manufacturer the 14 as well as 16-inch MacBook Pro devices with mini-LED displays, and the suppliers will start selling the laptops from 2021. Now, according to the Taiwanese research firm TrendForce, “Apple will release a 12.9-inch iPad Pro model with the mini-LED display from the first quarter of 2021 including a 5nm-based A14X chip.
Apart from ARM-based MacBooks, the company has also announced that all the iPhone 12 models are soon going to feature the 5G connectivity.