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Is Apple taking the lazy way out with the MacBook Pro 13?

During Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference 2022, the company gave us a glimpse of its future, sharing announcements for iOS 16, iPadOS 16, watchOS 9, and macOS 13. Along with software, Apple also showed off new hardware, announcing its new MacBook Air (2022) and more surprisingly, an "updated" MacBook Pro 13. While the former was a...

These are the best chargers for the Apple MacBook Pro 13 M2 (2022)

Apple's Mac lineup keeps on evolving with every passing year. Last year, the company revealed the MacBook Pro (2021) models -- featuring a notch, a wide variety of ports, and the return of the MagSafe. You can even grab one of these refurbished MacBook Pro models if you find their regular prices too high. Following the...

Does the MacBook Pro 13 (2022) have 5G?

Apple's MacBook Pro 13 (2022) model is available for pre-order, set to release on June 24. Despite having the appearance of the older MacBook Pro, the internals are all new, making use of Apple's recently announced M2 SoC. With the latest update, you might be wondering whether Apple has finally added 5G to its laptop?...

Apple readies M2 Ultra and M2 Extreme, will rely on M2 for mixed reality headset

Apple is preparing a slew of new devices and it looks like a majority will be powered by more powerful variants of the recently announced M2 processor. While this is kind of a given at this point, one other interesting thing to note is that Apple is also relying on the M2 SoC for its...

Apple MacBook Pro M2 SSD performance falls short of its M1 predecessor

Apple's recently announced MacBook Pro 13 (2022) hit retail shelves this past week, which means it not only got into the hands of eager customers but also got into the hands of more reviewers. This latter part is important because apparently, testing of the base model has revealed what could be a major drawback for...

Does the MacBook Pro 13 (2022) have good battery life?

The MacBook Pro 13 (2022) model was a bit of a surprise when it was first announced. The model looked like a relic compared with its MacBook siblings, but it was also powered by the latest Apple M2 SoC. Although it might look old, the latest 13-inch MacBook Pro does offer something unexpected - the best...

Can the MacBook Pro 13 (2022) run Windows? Technically, yes

Apple recently introduced the 2022 refresh of the MacBook Pro 13, and it's mostly focused on the new Apple M2 chip. This new generation of Apple Silicon brings significantly improved performance, but it's still based on Arm technology, which means there are some limitations. And one of them is the ability to run Windows in...

What configurations of the MacBook Pro 13 (2022) are available?

Apple introduced a whole new MacBook Air model during this year's WWDC keynote, powered by the Apple M2 chip and featuring a new design. But while it didn't get the same kind of attention, the 13-inch MacBook Pro also got a refresh at the event, upgrading from the Apple M1 to the M2 chip. This...

What ports does the MacBook Pro 13 (2022) have?

During this year's WWDC keynote, Apple introduced an all-new version of the MacBook Air, alongside a refreshed variant of the 13-inch MacBook Pro. Both of these models come packing the new Apple M2 processor, but while the MacBook Air changed a lot on the outside, the MacBook Pro is exactly the same design as before....

Apple MacBook Pro 14 and MacBook Pro 16 (2021): Everything you need to know about Apple’s notched Pro Laptops

After launching the new iPhone 13 series in September, Apple announced the notched MacBook Pro 14 and MacBook Pro 16 alongside the third generation of AirPods. The company refreshed the MacBook Pro 13 and MacBook Air in 2020 with its custom M1 silicon. Then came the time for the elder sibling — the MacBook Pro 16 — to transition...

Apple MacBook Pro 13 (M2, 2022) Review: For a small niche group

The new 2022 13-inch MacBook Pro is in a really weird spot. Launched at this year's WWDC almost as an afterthought -- it got exactly 1 minute and 32 second of stage time (yes I timed it) -- it brings back the same design and exterior hardware as its last two predecessors, which would be...

MacBook Air 13 (M2) vs MacBook Pro 14 (M1 Pro or M1 Max): Which notebook should you buy?

Apple launched the MacBook Air (2022) during WWDC22. The reveal was made along with that of macOS Ventura -- which further enriches the Mac lineup with features. Considering the new MacBook Air packs the all-new M2 chip, you might want to check out the list of best apps for Apple silicon. That's not the only...