After introducing the M1 processor again in 2020, there was loads of consideration turned to the oft-rumored M1X. That next-generation processor has but to be introduced, however now we’re prepared to start out speaking concerning the processor after that one. No less than, that’s what the rumor mill says.
Yesterday, leaker Dylan (@dylandkt on Twitter) tweeted out a quick touch upon what’s coming down the pipe for Apple’s MacBook Air lineup. In accordance with the leaker, Apple goes to launch the “M2” processor someday in early 2022. Will probably be tucked inside a “colourful Macbook (Air).” Dylan makes positive to say that this isn’t the M1X they’re referring to, however relatively a unique processor altogether.
Up up to now, all’s been quiet on the M2 entrance, This is likely one of the solely occasions we’ve heard concerning the chip that Apple plans to launch after the M1X. Dylan additionally says that the M1X processor is being “reserved” for the “Professional Mac units.” That actually strains up with earlier rumors, which have pointed to a model new MacBook Professional mannequin outfitted with the brand new processor beneath the hood.
We’ve additionally heard earlier than that Apple is planning on introducing a extra colourful MacBook Air lineup in early 2022. That might see the identical colour schemes Apple launched with the brand new iMac earlier this yr. The brand new MacBook Air will reportedly additionally characteristic smaller white bezels, a redesigned keyboard, and flat edges.
As a little bit of a counter to this rumor, Bloomberg reported again in Might of this yr that Apple is definitely going to introduce a redesigned MacBook Air, with “next-generation Apple silicon” earlier than the tip of 2021.
Both approach, issues are going to be very thrilling for the MacBook household within the close to future.