Apple is updating its line of MacBook laptops with new models featuring Intel Kaby Lake processors, SSDs up to 50% faster than their predecessors, and better graphics for the new 15-inch MacBook Pro.
Prices start at $ 1,299 for newer MacBook models.
Apple’s latest MacBook supports an Intel Core i7 processor up to 1.3 GHz, is about half an inch thick, and weighs about 2 pounds. Apple says it now supports up to twice as much memory as previous models.
The new 13-inch MacBook Pro is available with a Core i7 processor up to 3.5 GHz, and 15-inch models now ship with discrete graphics on all models.
The new 13-inch MacBook Pro laptop with Touch Bar starts at $ 1,799, while the new 15-inch MacBook Pro starts at $ 2,399.
Apple is also updating the MacBook Air with a more modest specification change: The company says it is giving it a “megahertz” increase in the processor to bring it a bit more in line with the company’s other laptops.
The new Apple laptops are expected to be available starting today, and they will all support the new features of Mac OS X High Sierra that Apple is showing at WWDC today, including a faster version of the browser. Web Safari (with automatic blocking of autoplay videos), improved Mail and Photos apps, and more.
Apple is also updating its line of all-in-one iMac desktops.