Apple's Surface Pro killer might not launch until 2018

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The new MacBooks look like a solid update to the 2016 models, but we're just a little bummed Apple couldn't squeeze in a second USB-C port next to the headphone jack on the right side.

Overall, Apple has included three new models to the main product line; an iMac 21.5-inch, a 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display, and a 27-inch iMac Retina with 5K display.

And it's especially important, given that these new iMacs are pulling double duty as Apple's primary desktop computer until it sorts out the situation with the Mac Pro sometime next year, although the newly announced iMac Pro slated for later this year should help with that. The new iPad Pro is available to purchase now, in both 10.5- and 12.9-inch models, shipping from next week. Kaby Lake is Intel's seventh-generation processor, and it replaces the sixth-generation Skylake processors that were in the previous MacBook Pro.

There are reports, the 2018 model will come with a glass based design and other upgrades under the hood including a glowing Apple logo that was available on the original models.

Apple is releasing a refreshed line of iMacs, the venerable computer's first update since October 2015.

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The 21.5-inch iMac will start at $1099 and the 4K 21.5-inch model at $1299.

Up to 3.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 processor, Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz, depending on configuration chosen.

Along with that, Apple also mentioned the notebook will now get up to a 50% bump in performance to its solid-state drive storage.

Major update ships with choice of an 8-core Intel Xeon processor, a 10-core version or an 18 GB processor - the most powerful Mac ever.

Spotlight is being integrated into Mail and will take up 35% less space as a result, and the Apple File System is the new default in High Sierra. "Radeon Pro 500 Series graphics are enabling new generations of makers with compute-accelerated creative tools and new APIs, bringing their imaginations to life in ways like never before". Nothing to get too excited about, but Apple has been inconsistent with keeping up with the industry, so this is a good step.

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