The iMac 27 "(Retina) was updated on June 5, 2017 with Thunderbolt 3, dedicated GPU and Kaby-Lake chips.We expect Coffee Lake models (6-core) by spring / summer 2018.
iMac 21.5 "4k
The 21.5 "iMac (Retina) was updated on June 5, 2017 with Thunderbolt 3, dedicated GPUs and Kaby-Lake chips.We expect Spring Lake models (6-core) by spring / summer 2018.
Apple TV 4k
Apple TV 4k is a small evolution of Apple TV for 4K TV. Manages HDR, HDMI 2a and all recent codecs. If you have a 4k OLED TV, this is the ideal model. Its price is reasonable compared to the HD version, which remains in the catalog.
The 21.5 "iMac (not Retina) was updated on June 5, 2017 with Thunderbolt 3 and Kaby-Lake Chips.We expect Spring Lake 6-core models by spring / summer 2018.
The iMac Pro is currently the most powerful Mac on the market. It will not be renewed before a happy new year, except for surprise. Do not hesitate to consult our tests and videos before deciding! Note that Apple will release a Mac Pro with 2018 (or 2019), so if you're not too in a hurry, it will be modular + …
The Mac mini was updated at the end of 2018 with a brand new 4-core CPU. No scheduled updates for a while, you can buy without fear!
Apple has announced a new Mac Pro with 2018 (or 2019), more modular and less closed than the current version. In any case, above all, do not buy the "tube" models dating back to 2013 and now rather obsolete.
13 "MacBook Pro
The MacBook Pro 13 "was updated on July 12, 2018 with a novelty of size: from 2 to 4 hearts, a doubling of the CPU power! The GPU part wins 15% and the SSD can rise to 2TB. If the prices remain unchanged, the options are always charged very expensive … These machines will not be renewed before the middle of 2019. Do not forget to look at the side of the Refurb if your budget is too tight!
MacBook Pro 15 "
The 15-inch MacBook Pro was updated on July 12, 2018 with a novelty of size: we pass from 4 to 6 hearts, a good performance never seen from one generation to another! The GPU part does not evolve not really, but the # 39; SSD can go up to 4. If the prices remain unchanged, the options are still very expensive charges, almost € 8,000 for the final model! These machines will not be renewed before the middle of 2019. Refurb side if your budget is too tight!
The MacBook Air is back after 4 years without updating! You can buy without fear (but read our test!)
The MacBook was updated June 5, 2017, with some new features, with the exception of Kaby-Lake. It's hard to know if Apple will keep this machine in the catalog from the release of the new MacBook Air …
Apple TV 2015
Apple TV 2015 was released at the end of 2015 and Apple maintains the catalog despite the arrival of the 4k version. With a bonus, a small price drop! If you do not have a 4k TV, it's still a good deal.
The iPhone XS acquires the iPhone X, with a faster chip, an improved camera and some additional features (double SIM, faster Face ID, better protection of liquids …). No revolution this year and prices unchanged. The next iPhone will be presented in September 2019!
iPhone Xs Max
The iPhone Xs Max is an enlarged version of the iPhone Xs (the size of a "Plus" model) with the same technical features (outside the screen size): faster chip, an improved camera and some additional features (double SIM, faster Face ID, better liquid protection …). No new model expected before September 2019!
The iPhone XR is an "entry-level" version of the iPhone Xs, with a slightly larger screen (6.1 ") but LCD (not OLED), with a simple photo sensor and without 3D Touch. those who do not want to spend too much but enjoy the latest innovations while having a lasting device over time.
The iPhone 8 is commercialized on September 22, 2017 and is a sort of iPhone 7 improved (A11 chip, wireless charging, better photo / video sensor). If you find iPhone Xs too expensive and the iPhone 7 looks a little old, it's an interesting alternative and with the same chip as the iPhone X.
The iPhone 7 came out in 2016 and Apple keeps it logically on the catalog along with the iPhone XR and XS with a small price drop. You can buy without risk, the device remains of a very high level of quality and its chip is very powerful. Note that the "Plus" version is also available with its dual sensor.
Surprise! The iPod Touch was finally renewed in July 2015, with the same processor of the iPhone 6 and an 8 MP sensor! Its price is very convenient and the price / quality ratio is correct. Instead we opt for the model with the greatest capacity, a bit more expensive, but more suited to current needs (games, photos …). No renewal planned within long months, to wonder if Apple really intends to keep it in the catalog …
The iPad (2018) is a brand new 9.7 "model designed for education and support for Apple Pencil, it is sold for € 50 less than an iPad 5 (2017) but offers only 32 GB of basic memory, 128 GB optional A good tablet at a reasonable price, but beware, the stylus is not included! No update before 2019!
iPad mini 4
The iPad mini seems the end of life, and this iPad mini 2 "mini" could be the last in the series! Instead opt for a Refurb model to get the best price, but its performance starts to come out a little … No rumor has an iPad mini 5 for the time being.
iPad Pro 10.5 "
The iPad Pro was updated on October 30, 2018, but previous models remain in the catalog. They are good tablets, but their price has not decreased … Take them instead on the Refurb, even if you prefer to recommend the 2018 models without the main button!
iPad Pro 2018
The iPad Pro was updated on October 30, 2018 with an edge-to-edge screen (without a main button). The prices are much higher but the old models remain in the catalogs (and in the Refurb). No updates expected before a happy new year!
Apple Watch Series 4
Finally a new Apple Watch! In 2018, Apple will decide to offer its watch a bigger screen and some revolutionary features, like the ECG and a much faster chip. Note that the 3 Series remains in the catalog and is a cheaper alternative, while offering good performance, in addition to 4G.
Apple Watch Series 3
Apple Watch Series 3 remains in the catalog and is a good alternative to the 4 Series, although the screen is a bit smaller and does not offer some new features, like the ECG or drop detection, clean at new version. Weigh the pros and cons, knowing that these connected watches evolve a lot from one year to the next and are quickly obsolete (the first Apple Watch does not support watchOS 5, for example, while dating back only to 2015)