Apple leaks images of new MacBook Pro with ‘Magic Toolbar’


MacBook Pro
The Magic Toolbar looks like one long key.
Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac

Need more proof that Apple is going to launch a new MacBook Pro on Thursday?

Apple accidentally leaked images of the OLED touchbar on the upcoming MacBook Pro in its latest update for macOS Sierra. Not only do the images confirm what we’ve known for months, but they also give us a glimpse at how the Magic Toolbar will work.

Check it out:

magic toolbar

Assets related to Apple Pay in macOS Sierra 10.12.1 show that the toolbar will indeed come with a Touch ID fingerprint scanner, allowing users to use Apple Pay on the web.

The images spotted by MacRumors show how the keyboard automatically adapts to different apps and tasks. Thanks to the impressive darks achieved by the OLED screen, the bar morphs seamlessly with the rest of the MacBook Pro keys.
magic toolbar macbook pro

Apple is set to unveil the new MacBook Pro at an event in Cupertino on October 27. The 13-inch MacBook Air and iMac may receive updates during the Apple keynote as well.


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