In its latest version employment . Newsletter BloombergMark Gorman identified additional M2 Macs in Apple’s product roadmap, including new Mac mini models with M2 and M2 Pro chips, new 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro models with M2 Pro and M2 Max chips, and a new Mac Pro tower With M2 Ultra and M2 Extreme chips.
After the M2 series of Macs, Gurman said Apple will then move to Macs with the M3 chip, including the updated 13-inch MacBook Air, the all-new 15-inch MacBook Air, and the new, potentially 12-inch iMac. inch new. Notebook Still in Early Development.
Gorman said Apple is developing several additional devices that could launch later this year and beyond, including a new Apple TV with an A14 chip and an increased 4GB of RAM, and a new HomePod with a chip. The S8 itself is coming to Apple Watch Series 8, an AR/VR headset that might have an M2 chip and 16GB of RAM, updated 11- and 129-inch iPad Pro models with an M2 chip, and a new, low-end iPad with With an A14 chip and USB-C port, new AirPods Pro and more.
Gurman said the new HomePod will be closer to the original in size and feature an updated display on top of the speaker:
The new Apple TV, codenamed J255, is in development with an A14 chip and additional RAM. This compares to the A12 chip that was announced as part of the 2021 Apple TV last year and could come in handy for the additional gaming capabilities being rolled out in tvOS 16.
The HomePod, codenamed B620, will run the same chip as the upcoming S8 and will be closer to the original HomePod in terms of size and audio performance rather than the new HomePod mini. The new HomePod will have an updated screen on top and there has been some talk of multi-touch functionality.
As for the S8 chip for the Apple Watch Series 8 and the new HomePod, Gurman said he’s been told it will have the same specifications as the S7 and S6 chips on previous models. Gurman said the S8 chip could also be used in the upcoming Apple Watch SE.
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