New MacBook Pro models leaked
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 10 August 2021 13:07

New MacBook Pro models leaked


Expect the hype to begin


The Tame Apple Press is getting moist over the leak of a redesigned 14-inch MacBook Pro and 16-inch MacBook Pro with Apple’s own chip on board.

Apple announces its silicon
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 11:21

Apple announces its silicon


Analysis:
Takes two years to transition

Apple has finally announced the beginning of a two-year transition towards its own silicon. The first systems based on Apple silicon will be shipping later this year.

Apple's T2 security chip is killing off MacBook Pros early
Published in PC Hardware


You can't save them

As predicted, the proprietary locking system Apple rolled out with its 2018 MacBook Pros is hurting independent repair stores, refurbishers, and electronics recyclers.

MacBook Pro can’t handle charging
Published in News
Wednesday, 29 April 2020 11:10

MacBook Pro can’t handle charging


But Apple charged you heaps anyway

Apple fanboys who were dumb enough to shell out a fortune for its MacBook Pro are discovering that it has issues when they try to charge it.

Apple officially unveils the new 16-inch Macbook Pro
Published in Mobiles


Updated: Largest Retina screen, new keyboard, and new hardware

As expected and rumored earlier, Apple has now officially unveiled its new 16-inch Macbook Pro, coming with the largest Retina screen so far, new keyboard and Force Touch trackpad, Touch Bar, Touch ID, and all new hardware, including up to 8-core CPU, new Radeon Pro 5000M series GPUs, up to 64GB of RAM, and up to 8TB of storage.

Apple's 16-inch Macbook Pro gets Radeon Pro 5500M graphics
Published in Graphics


Pro version of the Radeon 5500M with 24 CUs

According to a leak, it appears that Apple has gone for AMD's RDNA architecture GPU with its rumored 16-inch Macbook Pro, which will get Radeon Pro 5500M graphics.

More airlines declare MacBook Pros unsafe
Published in News
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 10:39

More airlines declare MacBook Pros unsafe

No-fly list expands

Apple's MacBook Pros, with the incredible, supercool, exploding battery feature are being refused flights on more airlines than a large sized bottle of Vodka.

MacBook Pros banned from flights
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 12:09

MacBook Pros banned from flights


Might catch fire

After mocking Samsung products for catching fire, and its Tame Apple Press demanding that they be banned from aircraft, it seems that Jobs’ Mob has been hoisted by its own petard.

Apple sold 432,000 exploding MacBook Pros
Published in News


Super, cool and game-changing destruction

Fruity cargo cult Apple has had to recall more than 432,000 15-inch 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Displaying due to a super cool gaming changing exploding feature.

AMD Vega 20 GPU gives MacBook Pro a decent performance boost
Published in Graphics


First benchmarks appear online

With Apple adding more configuration options to its MacBook Pro 15 notebooks, including the Radeon Pro Vega 16 and Radeon Pro Vega 20 GPUs, it was just a matter of time before we see some of the first benchmarks with these new GPUs, and it appears these provide a decent performance boost in graphics.