Apple could release a 15-inch MacBook in the second quarter of 2023, reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a tweet Wednesday.
According to Kuo's prediction, the new MacBook could come in two CPU options: the, and the M2 Pro chip, which would succeed the . Kuo also said that , he hadn't heard of plans for Apple bringing back the 12-inch MacBook.
The reported 2023 15-inch MacBook would be Apple's first MacBook of that size in a non-Pro model. Apple discontinued the 15-inch MacBook Pro in 2019, replacing it with a 16-inch version.
Bloomberg reported Thursday that Apple is planning to release a 15-inch MacBook Air as early as spring 2023. But Kuo said in March that the new MacBook might not be called a MacBook Air. Ross Young, another analyst with a strong record of accuracy, said the 15-inch display would actually measure 15.2 inches.
Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.