Apple is reportedly planning to launch a redesigned iMac lineup with Apple Silicon chips, two new Mac Professional fashions, and a less expensive show in 2021.
The redesigned iMac is claimed to be paying homage to the Professional Show XDR, with throughout slimmer bezels and no steel chin, sources advised Bloomberg. The redesign, the corporate’s first since 2012, can also be stated to see the iMac transfer away from a curved again to a flatter rear part.
Sources stated that the iMac replace might be Apple’s largest visible redesign in 2021. There are reportedly two variations of the iMac in improvement, codenamed J456 and J457, that may substitute the present 21.5-inch iMac and 27-inch iMac units.
Rumors in 2020 advised that the corporate was engaged on a brand new iMac design with “iPad Professional design language” and “Professional Show like bezels.” An iOS 14 icon ostensibly representing a refreshed iMac was additionally found in 2020.
Apple launched new iMac fashions in 2020, however these stored the identical years-old design of the 2012 lineup.
New Mac Professional fashions, cheaper Apple show
Together with the iMac, Apple can also be engaged on a pair of recent Mac Professional fashions. The primary would seem an identical to the present model that launched in 2019 and should proceed to make use of Intel processors. The second variant, geared up with an Apple Silicon chip, might be about half the scale and have a design that “might invoke nostalgia for the Energy Mac G4 Dice,” Bloomberg reported.
In November 2020, a report claimed that Apple was engaged on a re-engineered and smaller Mac Professional gadget — although its processor sort wasn’t clear. A month later, one other report claimed that Apple was creating a lot sooner proprietary processors for its professional desktops and notebooks, together with a brand new Mac Professional.
The corporate can also be stated to be engaged on a lower-priced exterior monitor as a part of its new Mac desktop efforts. No different data on the monitor is obtainable aside from the truth that it’s going to be less expensive than the $4,999 Professional Show XDR.