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Apple Mac event on October 27 (live blog)

Apple will introduce its newest laptops during an event in Cupertino, California.

  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:18:29 PM
    Note -- 256GB is now the storage floor.
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:18:38 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:18:49 PM
    Other 13-inch Mac - Touch Bar and Touch ID, 2.9Ghz dual core Intel Core i5, 8GB memory, 256GB SSD
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:18:53 PM
    Do you really want to be the guy with the no-Touch-Bar version?
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:00 PM
    $1499, $1799 and $1399
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:19:04 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:07 PM
    Note, those prices are at least $200 more than the other models
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:10 PM
    The 15 inch is a huge jump.
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:19:16 PM
    Starts at $1,499 -- $200 more than the entry level 13-inch Pro was until today.
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:19:18 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:21 PM
    Lowest model 13 inch without touch bar ships today
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:27 PM
    The other two with the Touch Bars ship in 2-3 weeks
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:19:30 PM
    Want a Touch Bar? $1,799 to walk in the door.
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:19:32 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:19:44 PM
    Schiller talking about how 12-inch MacBook started on path with new MacBook Pros
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:20:08 PM
    "We think this is the most forward looking, advanced notebook line we've ever had."
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:20:16 PM
    Tim Cook is back up
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:20:26 PM
    "We think you are going to love this new MacBook Pro and we can't wait to see all of the amazing things people are going to do with it."
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:20:30 PM
    Time to watch an ad on this
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:20:34 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:20:36 PM
    Starts showing typewriters.
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:20:57 PM
    Ok, that seems to be the big news. Touch Bar looks very cool. Are the prices going to scare people off? Remember, the classic Air is still just $999.
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:21:21 PM
    "The MacBook Pro lineup are the best notebooks we have ever made."
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:21:28 PM
    "They join other powerful products we've announced this year."
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:21:41 PM
    (watch, iPad Pro, smart keyboard, Apple Pencil, iPhone 7)
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:21:43 PM
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:21:58 PM
    "We coudln't be more excited about having our best product lineup ever heading into the holiday season."
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:22:03 PM
    No iMac, no Air update. No Mac Mini or Mac Pro update.
  • James Martin 10/27/2016 6:22:08 PM
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:22:26 PM
    That said, the MacBook Pro is the single most universally useful laptop anyone makes.
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:22:30 PM
    Alright, everyone. We're heading to the hands on demo room.
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:22:32 PM
    thanks for tuning in!
  • Shara Tibken 10/27/2016 6:22:33 PM
    Bye!
  • dan.ackerman 10/27/2016 6:23:07 PM
    We're heading to the demo area now -- thanks for tuning in! Follow along on Twitter @danackerman -- and I'll send some more pics and updates...
  • Carrie Mihalcik 10/27/2016 6:28:58 PM
    Thanks for joining! You can see all of today's Apple news here.
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