“Professionals have been waiting on a refresh on pro Mac hardware and Final Cut Pro X for 18 months or more. For example, the Mac Pro is going on 3 years with no update. The MacBook Pro hasn’t been updated in over a year and a half. I’d like to see a new iMac Pro with a wider screen, beefier graphics and an 8 core CPU option,” Taylor writes. “Even if there is not a specific Apple pro hardware event in October, there certainly should be a refresh of the MacBook Pro and the iMac in time for the holiday buying season.”
“Many video professionals are waiting for the next major FCPX feature update, probably 10.3. It should be a major, major feature update with an expected and needed UI overhaul with many often requested features added,” Taylor writes. “Although Final Cut Pro could be updated at any time, if Apple wanted to release it to coincide with the next FCPX centric event, that would be in October before or around the FCPX Creative Summit in Cupertino. ”
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MacDailyNews Take: Soon.
We’re betting that we’ll see new Macs before our Apple Watch Nike+ orders arrive!