New MacBook Pros were released today! Apple says the MacBook Pro keyboard has been updated in these new models, which should significantly cut down on failures.

Want to buy the new MacBook Pro that just launched today? Good news, its improved keyboard is already covered by Apple’s Keyboard Service Program for four years... Just in case.

Apple Launches New Backlight Service Program for 2016 13-Inch MacBook Pro Display to Address ‘Flexgate’ Issues by @julipuli
macrumors.com/2019/05/21/apple

Apple says it has improved the keyboard on the new MacBook Pro, using new materials in the butterfly mechanism.

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