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Futures

2016 Entry-level MacBook Pro

The 2016 entry-level MacBook Pro is replacing the 11-inch MacBook Air, Apple's former entry-level laptop. The 13-inch Air is still available, but the 13-inch entry-level Pro now offers similar and better specs aimed at the MacBook Air faithful.

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2016 MacBook Pros with Touch Bar

The MacBook Pro saw major upgrades during Apple's live event on October 27, 2016. The portable is thinner, lighter and faster. New features include a larger trackpad, a new keyboard, Touch Bar, Touch ID and four Thunderbolt 3/USB-C ports. The 2016 MacBook Pro is a major redesign to Apple's flagship notebook.

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2017 iMac

Apple is producing higher-specification versions of the iMac, to give creative professionals and consumers wanting more power an alternative option to the Mac Pro. The plans revealed by Apple involve shipping the "pro" iMac models late in 2017, ahead of an update to the Mac Pro line the following year.

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2017 iPad

Replacing the iPad Air 2 as the budget-option iPad, the 2017 edition iPad is a "flat-out fun" tablet that offers a processor upgrade to the A9 chip and a price cut compared to its predecessor.

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2017 iPad Pro

An iPad Pro refresh rumored for 2017 could include a number of big changes for the iPad Pro line up. Rumors have surfaced that the iPad mini would be moved into the Pro lineup, as well as the expansion of the 9.7-inch model to one with a 10.5-inch display, possibly while maintaining the 9.7-inch version's physical size. Across the board, the Pro models will most likely see faster processors and the 12.9-inch will most likely become equipped with Wide Color DCI-P3 display.

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2017 iPhone

Apple is widely expected to introduce a new premium iPhone model in celebration of the 10th anniversary of Apple�s revolutionary handset in the fall of 2017. The �iPhone 8� is intended to bring the iPhone back to the cutting edge -- almost literally.

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2018 Mac Pro

Confirmed in April by Apple itself, the 2018 Mac Pro will be a major refresh of the product line, offering high processing performance to the professional market. It is likely to be a major departure from the 2013 Mac Pro, with Apple promising the new system to be modular, potentially making it easier to upgrade.

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9.7-inch iPad Pro

Apple has expanded its iPad Pro lineup with a new 9.7-inch model, featuring many of the same features as the larger 12.9-inch model, including the A9X chip, four-speaker array, Apple Pencil support, and Smart Connector magnetic input. It launched on March 31 starting at $599 for 32 gigabytes.

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Acquisitions

Major companies are known for acquiring small, and not-so-small, startups and businesses to bolster their products and services. Apple is no exception, and has made a considerable number of acquisitions over the years, which has helped it improve the experience offered by its software, hardware, and supporting services to its customer base.

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Apple Car

Apple is believed to be working on an electric vehicle project that it plans to launch a few years down the road. The top-secret project is said to be in the works at a hidden lab named "SG5" in Sunnyvale, Calif. Internally, the effort is believed to be known as "Project Titan." Towards the end of 2016, it appeared Apple was scaling back its development efforts, but it is likely to still be working on the project.

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Apple Music

Apple's entry into on-demand music streaming is similar to rivals Rdio and Spotify, but with some key differences like Beats 1 radio and iCloud Music Library.

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Apple VR/AR

Rumors of an Apple-branded virtual reality (VR) or augmented reality (AR) solution have floated for years, with evidence of Apple's interest in the market continuing to surface and evolve over time. Numerous patents have been published, either created by Apple or absorbed from firms the company acquires, with ideas ranging from AR devices with transparent displays to VR headsets, with the additional use of an iPhone to power the technology in many cases.

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Apple Watch

Prior to shipping out in April, the Apple Watch was one of the most hotly-anticipated new products in Apple's history. The company hopes its combination of activity tracking technology, information "glances," and numerous styling options will help convince consumers that the time is right to wear a computer on their wrist.

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Apple Watch 2

The Apple Watch Series 2 comes with a built-in GPS, water resistance to 50 meters, a dual-core processor, a brighter display and watchOS 3. Although the updates are needed and welcome, one of the biggest and most impressive changes came from the watchOS 3.

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CarPlay

CarPlay is Apple's platform for using iOS devices in cars, allowing drivers and passengers to connect their iPhones and iPads to the entertainment system of the vehicle. By doing this, the car is able to use a wide variety of the iPhone's features, including managing calls and messages, using Apple Maps for navigation, and playing music.

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Early 2016 12-inch MacBook

Apple's early 2016 refresh for the 12-inch MacBook features Intel's latest Skylake processors, as well as faster internal memory. Those hardware tweaks give the notebook better performance and an hour more of battery life. It still features a single USB-C port for charging and syncing, and has the same chassis as the 2015 model, though it's now available in rose gold.

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HomeKit

HomeKit — with 'Home' for home automation and 'kit' for software developer kit — basically helps connect smart accessories and their apps and allows them to communicate more easily. HomeKit lets users connect and manage the accessories in the home from a variety of manufacturers ranging from controlling lighting to cycles on the washing machine.

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iOS 8

Apple's next-generation mobile operating system was unveiled at the 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference on June 2. While refining the "flat" aesthetic introduced last year, Apple also packs powerful new features into iOS 8 like QuickType, HealthKit and PhotoKit. Existing infrastructure has been bolstered, including a revamped Notifications pane, Messages enhancements and all-new Siri capabilities.

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