Apple to stop selling 2015 MacBook Pro with old-style keyboard, legacy ports

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In a research note, reported on by tech news site 9to5 Mac, Ming-Chi Kuo of TF International Securities claimed that the Cupertino, California-based company's upgrades will include face recognition for iPads, bigger smart watches and long-awaited improvements for the Mac mini.

The 13-inch gets quad-core i5 and i7 chips that turbo up to 4.5Ghz.

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And crucially, the Surface Go's £380 price tag makes it almost £370 cheaper than its range-topping sibling. Like Microsoft's earlier devices, the Surface Go will work with optional keyboards and mouses.

One report said the keyboard issue led to far more "warrantee events" in the 2016 models than in MacBook Pros from previous years.

Both 13- and 15-inch models - with their signature Touch Bar touchscreen menu atop its keyboard - now have 8th-generation Intel Core processors, giving up to 70 and 50 per cent faster performance, respectively. The summer of 2017 brought several new products: a new iMac Pro, a stellar tablet offering (that's easily the best I've ever touched) in the 10.5 inch iPad Pro, and the announcement of a modular powerhouse in the works, the Mac Pro.

In the end, if you're a MacBook Pro user who wanted access to the latest generation of Intel processors (including a six-core model!) and 32GB of RAM, this update will be welcome.

The updated MacBook Pros come ahead of a significant product blitz for Apple. Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro feature True Tone display. In the United Kingdom, the 13-inch MacBook Pro will start at £1,749 while the 15-inch is £2,349.

Speaking to the severity of the issue, Apple last month launched a new service which allows MacBook and MacBook Pro owners with the butterfly keyboard design to enjoy free repairs. The MacBook Pro 15 will be powered by the AMD Radeon Pro 555X or AMD Radeon Pro 560X. It's an affordable desktop Mac that you can use your own monitor and keyboard with. The new 13-inch and 15-inch variants get a huge performance boost thanks to Intel's new 8th Generation chips and also add some essential features for professionals, including options with more memory. It will be available in Saddle Brown, Midnight Blue and, Black colors.