IT House reported on June 5 that Apple authorized distributor B&H Photo has set up a placeholder product page for the yet-to-be-released M2 Mac mini (M1 Mac mini was released in October 2020) and a new "Mac mini Tower" product, which may be released at WWDC22.
Of course, these pages are not very reliable. However, there have been many revelations that Apple will launch the M2 chip on the WWDC22, which powers the new generation of MacBook Air, compared with the M1, the M2 chip is expected to have more GPU cores, and use the CPU and GPU core design in the A15 chip of the iPhone 13, which means that the performance is increased by about 10%, and the power efficiency is also significantly improved.
There were also some rumors that Apple was preparing to update the Mac mini with an M1 Pro chip inside, but it was unclear what Tower was referring to.
Apple acknowledged the existence of the new Mac Pro at the end of its campaign in March, saying that "there is only one product left." Mac Pro, but that's a story for later," the Mac Pro with Apple Silicon is not expected to go on sale until the end of this year.
IT House understands that WWDC22 will kick off at 1 a.m. Beijing time on Tuesday. In addition to the new Mac hardware, Apple is expected to announce major updates to all of its software systems: iOS 16, macOS 13, iPadOS 16, watchOS 9, and tvOS 16.