Apple Pencil compatibility with the new Macbook Pro

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by fyun89, Oct 28, 2016.

  1. fyun89 macrumors 6502

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    There was a rumor saying that Apple pencil will work with the new large Touch Pad. Has this been confirmed false rumor?

    thanks.
     
  2. Zellio macrumors 65816

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    Considering they took so much time explaining how much better the emoji bar will be, they would've spent at least 20 minutes on something actually useful
     
  3. onVacation macrumors member

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    Nope. It's just big. Probably so you can use your palms to move the cursor while typing.
     
  4. siweltrebor macrumors newbie

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    It was rumoured but never confirmed which i presume means it's not happening, having two fingers on the touchpad and using the pencil at the same time would be quite a feat.

    as good as this bar looks, it still feels like its pales in comparison to all the other touch technology out there, a touchscreen on a mac would be a game changer yet they are very much against it.

    an ipad with full utilisation and some connecting ports would equally be a game changer on the ipad pro and actually cross over into replacing a laptop territory.
     
  5. fyun89 thread starter macrumors 6502

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    lol. I guess they left this out for future "selling points" :/... I guess i better pass this one..
     

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