New Macs might be coming next week based on Apple EEC filing

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Today, we've got the final few words on the 2018 iPad Pro refresh. There's still a lot we don't know about these devices, though, and Tuesday will be the day for filling in the blanks. Unfortunately, this means that Apple will ditch the headphone jack and will have just one port for both charging and connecting an earphone.

The screen size change, however, doesn't come at the cost of a larger device overall.

Another key addition will reportedly be a USB Type-C port, which will be able to output 4K HDR video to external displays.

Apple is hosting tomorrow's event in NY and is also expected to reveal updated versions of the MacBook Air and the Mac Mini computer. In fact, that event might be a dumping ground for all that fans were expecting last month that never materialized, including new MacBooks and even an upgraded Mac Mini.

The iPad Pro will also be thinner than the older generations at 5.86mm. The Apple event this week follows the launch of its flagship devices iPhone XS Max and iPhone XS, besides the iPhone XR, in September.

And what about the iPad Mini? The low-priced replacement, which may or may not keep the "Air" designation (it could also be a cheaper addition to the 30cm MacBook line) will include a screen that's roughly 33cm in size, but with thinner bezels around the display to reduce the laptop's overall footprint.

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And what about a new MacBook Air? Apple's desktop computers have always been a reliable seller, and in recent years the company has made efforts to improve their performance for professional photographers, designers, and other high-end users.

The Mac Mini has not been updated in 4 years, it's still just ancient.

It is also suggested that the iPads will be more expensive than their predecessors - so north of a grand, then.

This could spark the end of the Lightning cable for iPhones, too, if Apple decides to synchronise the charging format over multiple platforms.

Here's a recap of what Apple is anticipated to announce in Brooklyn. This, of course, stands in stark contrast to the Apple of the 90s which was forced to downsize and keep things simple. AirPower, which has seen numerous delays (as recently as last month), was removed nearly entirely from Apple's website.

Apple's wireless earbuds, AirPods, have been included in rumors, with the anticipation of an updated feature set that includes Siri integration and a wireless charging case.

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