Apple is discontinuing the Thunderbolt Display, the standard
resolution, external IPS monitor the company has been selling
since 2011. An Apple spokesperson provided us with the following
“We’re discontinuing the Apple Thunderbolt Display,” Apple told
iMore. “It will be available through Apple.com, Apple’s retail
stores and Apple Authorized Resellers while supplies last.
There are a number of great third-party options available for
This is a good example of Apple punditry being like Kremlinology. Does this mean Apple is getting out of the standalone display market? Or does it mean, Just wait, we’ve got a retina display coming, but because it isn’t ready to be announced, we won’t talk about it?
I’m guessing the latter, that a 5K display from Apple is coming. But that’s just a guess.
★ Thursday, 23 June 2016