It looks like Apple is all set to bid adieu to its erratic and unreliable Butterfly keyboard and replace it with its new Magic Keyboard. A DigiTimes report claims that Apple suppliers have ramped up production of the Magic Keyboard and that there have been no cutbacks in order from the company despite the coronavirus outbreak.
Reliable leaker @CoinX has posted a cryptic tweet hinting at an upcoming refresh of the iMac and Mac mini. The leaker has a very reliable track record when it comes to Apple leaks which he has revealed using cryptic tweets in the past.
Rumors have floated for long that Apple is working on a premium pair of over-ear headphones. Now, Target inventory systems have started showing a new “Apple AirPods (X Generation)” listing, with a price of $399 which could point to the impending launch of the rumored over-ear headphones.
Citing sources, a Reuters report claims that Apple decided against iPhone users fully encrypting their iCloud backup due to pressure from the FBI. The company had seemingly wanted to offer end-to-end encryption for iCloud backups two years ago.
Apple will be adding new suppliers for many of its popular products in 2020 to fulfill their demand as noted by Ming Chi-Kuo, a popular Apple analyst. This includes the AirPods Pro, Apple Watch Series 6, and the iPod Touch.
A Bloomberg report claims that a secret team inside Apple is working on satellites and other similar wireless technology to beam data straight to its devices.
Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes that Apple could launch a 12.9-inch iPad Pro and a 16-inch MacBook Pro with mini-LED displays in 2020. In total, the company is planning on launching anywhere around four to six products with mini-LED displays in 2-3 years.
In its Voice Tech Report of 2019, Mangrove Capital Partner claims that Apple will launch SiriOS for developers at WWDC 2020.
Apple is likely to reintroduce the rainbow logo on some of its devices. The once famous logo was discontinued in the late ’90s. Perhaps Apple wants to invoke nostalgia and position the products accordingly.