iMac Pro comeback might sport M3 chips but don’t expect it any time soon
According to the new report, the replacement of Apple’s iMac Pro could get an M3 chip or two new ones. But while this should ensure that the new machine is nice and fast, it will also mean it won’t go on sale until mid-next year.
The original iMac Pro was discontinued in March 2021 and we have been waiting for a replacement ever since. The new Mac Studio and Studio Display somehow fill the fold, but Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, who writes through the Power On newsletter, says Apple now intends to launch a new iMac that will target “professional” users. “. However, this machine is scheduled to use “a variation of the M3 chip, probably an M3 Pro and M3 Max,” and that would mean it’s unlikely to be announced until mid-next year at the earliest.
Apple is also likely to upgrade the current 24-inch iMac M1, though it now looks likely to skip the M2 and move directly to the M3 next year. The current machine was launched in May 2021, meaning it is now more than a year old.
Of course, Apple still has a lot of new Macs in the works. The M2 Pro and M2 Max version of the MacBook Pro is expected to be announced this year, while a new Apple M2 Mac Pro is also finally achieved with the sun, although it’s unclear which chips they will use. We may see a whole new addition to the line, possibly called the M2 Extreme, sitting above the M2 Ultra,
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