Apple plans to release new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models with M2 Pro and M2 Max chip options “early next year,” according to Bloombergby Mark Gurman. The laptops were originally expected to launch this year, but have reportedly faced internal delays.

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No major changes are expected for the upcoming 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models beyond improved chip options and possibly faster RAM.

The current 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models with M1 Pro and M1 Max chips launched in October 2021 and featured an all-new design with a display notch and the return of an HDMI port, MagSafe, and an SD card. card reader. Macs often go several years between redesigns, so a simple spec bump in 2023 makes sense.

Gurman also said that a new iMac with an M3 chip “will probably launch in late 2023 at the earliest,” without sharing any further details. The current iMac launched in April 2021 with the M1 chip and a slim, colorful design, and Gurman previously said Apple planned to skip launching an iMac with the M2 chip. He added that Apple remains interested in a new iMac Pro with Apple siliconebut which has faced delays internally.

Apple is also continuing to test new Mac mini models with M2 and M2 Pro chip options, according to Gurman, but he did not share a release schedule.

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