“According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple might thoroughly update its laptop lineup at this year’s WWDC conference in June, with new versions of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro,” Stan Schroeder writes for Mashable. Which “begs the question: If you’re looking to buy a laptop from Apple now, should you wait until June 5?”

“The short version is yes,” Schroeder writes. “Absolutely yes.”

“The 12-inch MacBook is about a year old at this point,” Schroeder writes. “If the MacBook received one of Intel’s fancy new Kaby Lake, low-power CPUs, that could make Apple’s smallest laptop a viable option for some pros.”

MacBook, Apple's thinnest and lightest Mac

MacBook, Apple’s thinnest and lightest Mac

 
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MacDailyNews Take: Kaby Lake is going to make all the difference for the MacBook (it could use the power boost) and for the MacBook Pro (expanding the max possible RAM config up to 32GB from 16GB). If Apple is updating the 13-inch MacBook Air, the most interesting things will be: (1) Will they keep the non-Retina display and (2) Will they price it very aggressively?

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