Apple will almost certainly improve its camera hardware for the iPhone 13 range, and one of those improvements might take the form of a LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) scanner for all four models – the iPhone 13, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 Pro Max. That’s according to DigiTimes , which claims – citing industry sources – that Apple is expected to equip all of its 2021 iPhone models with LiDAR. This would only actually be an upgrade for the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, since the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max already have a LiDAR scanner. Though it’s worth noting that the site’s wording may mean we also see a LiDAR scanner on the iPhone SE 3 if such a phone launches this year. The Samsung Galaxy S21 is launching soon These are the best iPhones What we know about the iPhone 13 Phones with laser beams Having such a scanner allows a phone to fire out laser beams and measure how quickly they return, which in turn allows it to … [Read more...] about Every iPhone 13 may sport a camera feature currently exclusive to iPhone 12 Pro
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Source: iMore Apple has many options available if you want a Mac, especially when it comes to Apple desktops. You have the gold-standard iMac , the new Mac mini with Apple's M1 system-on-a-chip (SoC), the powerful iMac Pro, and the industry-leading Mac Pro. But which of these Apple desktops is for you? Don't worry; we're here to break it all down for you. Apple desktops: The Mac mini The iMac The iMac Pro The Mac Pro The Mac mini Source: Rene Ritchie The Mac mini has always been the least expensive Apple desktop offering, especially this year with the $100 price cut from previous iterations. But the reason that the Mac mini is so cheap compared to the other desktop options is because you only get the brains — you have to provide your own monitor, keyboard, mouse. This year, the Mac mini got a significant refresh with Apple's M1 system-on-a-chip (SoC). The new M1 SoC has an eight-core CPU, with four cores dedicated to … [Read more...] about Mac mini vs. iMac vs. iMac Pro vs. Mac Pro: Which Apple desktops should you get?
Maybe Apple always intended to update the Mac mini but got distracted by more urgent projects? Maybe Apple was waiting to do something... different with the mini, but it was taking too long? Or maybe Apple never meant to update the mini at all but changed its mind after seeing just how much its customers missed the littlest Mac? I don't know. But I do know this: After four long, long years, Apple has finally updated the Mac mini. But is it the update everyone's been waiting for? Mac mini (2018) Price: $799+ Bottom line: This is a Mac mini that will appeal to the biggest section of the Mac mini market — pros who don't need it for everything, but do need it for very specific things, and find its usability and utility more than justifies its price, especially when it comes to the software it can run and the uptime it can keep. For those Mac mini lovers, Apple had them at new. Wait, who am I kidding? Apple had them at at space gray. … [Read more...] about Mac mini (2018) review