Apple may delay MacBook Pro launch over chip shortages

Contradictory new report suggests that the global chip shortage is affecting production of the forthcoming MacBook Pro models, and that Apple will delay its launch.

The current 13-inch MacBook ProThe current 13-inch MacBook Pro

Apple’s expected new 14-inch MacBook Pro, and 16-inch MacBook Pro, have previously faced delays with production even postponed in April 2021. That delay was said to be because of the global component shortage, and is conceivably why Apple did not reveal the new models at WWDC 2021 as anticipated.

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