Tag: Laptops

Some Entry-Level 2019 13-inch MacBook Pros Are Unexpectedly Shutting Down

If you own a 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro and you’re experiencing unexpected shut downs, know that you’re not alone. Apple has recently shared a support document in which they are acknowledging that there are some entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro models that are experiencing this problem. Advertising Note that this seems to mostly (or maybe only) […]

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Intel picks MediaTek as 5G PC modem supplier after selling chip unit

Even though it sold its 5G smartphone modem team and IP portfolio to Apple, Intel suggested there was a possibility it would still produce 5G modems for PCs. That doesn’t appear to be the case today, as rival MediaTek announced Intel will use its 5G modem in PCs — a component MediaTek developed itself, and will be […]

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13-inch MacBook Pro With New ‘Magic Keyboard’ Expected In First Half Of 2020

Last week, Apple introduced the 16-inch MacBook Pro where they also brought a new “Magic Keyboard” to the laptop. Based on the teardown, this is essentially the same old scissor mechanism used in earlier MacBooks before the introduction of the butterfly switch, along with some added improvements that are said to improve key stability. Advertising […]

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16-inch MacBook Pro Teardown Gives Us A Closer Look At The ‘New’ Magic Keyboard

Image credit – iFixit Advertising Several years ago when Apple first introduced their new MacBook laptop, they also introduced a new keyboard design which used butterfly switches. The idea was that this would create a thinner keyboard profile which in turn would allow Apple to slim down its laptop even further, a mantra the company […]

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