Following up on yesterday’s story about Apple probably delaying or outright canceling its 27-inch mini LED exterior show, famous Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has supplied a counter opinion. In a latest tweet, Kuo acknowledged that mass manufacturing of the show is about to start in late 2024 or early 2025.
Kuo stated the show would come with all of the options “one would anticipate from a high-end monitor,” doubtless in reference to 120Hz ProMotion assist. It’ll even be utilizing a brand new glass materials backplane, a change from what’s normally seen in Apple’s present lineup of merchandise with screens.
Kuo additionally acknowledged that the brand new backplane will permit for the panel to be thinner and for the general show bezels to be thinner, enabling a sleeker total chassis.
Apple’s Studio Show launched in 2022, alongside the Mac Studio desktop. Assuming Kuo’s 2025 estimate is right, this could point out a three-year time span between show generations, which is usually par for the course.
The Professional Show XDR is extra due for a refresh, launching in 2019. For some time, there have been some rumors that indicated a brand new Professional Show XDR would arrive alongside the launch of the brand new Mac Professional. 9to5Mac has seen proof that an Apple show with 7K decision has been in growth. That could possibly be the eventual Professional Show XDR successor, every time it arrives.
Keep tuned for added particulars as they grow to be obtainable.
By way of 9to5Mac and @mingchikuo