Many tech lovers have been waiting eagerly for the MacBook Pro 2016 release, but they have been left disappointed. Is there hope that the device will be released anytime soon?
Many insiders expected some kind of announcement or at least a hint from Apple regarding the next generation MacBook Pro at the Worldwide Developers Conference or WWDC 2016. ?Unfortunately, the event came and went without Apple dropping any announcements regarding the device.
Now, it appears that the MacBook Pro 2016 could be releasing soon as the Cupertino-based tech company may want to get back their edge in the laptop market. The latest numbers from ?market research firm IDC has just been revealed and it shows some very interesting details. It reveals that Apple has fallen behind ASUS when it comes to the computer sales worldwide. The same report cites that Apple is now sitting in fifth place when it comes to computer shipments globally with a market share of 7.1 percent through the month of June.
The drop in sales could be attributed to consumers eagerly waiting for the next generation of the MacBook Pro, which has not been updated in more than a year. Apple may have more motivation now to launch the rumored MacBook Pro 2016 earlier than expected in hopes of trying to recapture the market share for computers all over the world.
In a report by 9to5Mac, it appears that Apple would need to have a huge second half of 2016 in order to catch up to the leading computer companies. The same report mentions that Lenovo is leading the way with HP and Dell rounding out the top three.
It has been rumored that Apple is making a huge change to the MacBook Pro. So far, the long wait has left many consumers hanging. With the release of the latest numbers, Apple may have some motivation to release the MacBook Pro 2016 soon so be sure to hang tight and watch out for more news about the launch of the upcoming device.