Rumors about the 16-inch MacBook Pro have been circulating since early 2019. However, images said to be of the new model have appeared in the latest macOS beta.
Reader Maxime from French-language MacGeneration discovered the images, as well as the 16,1 designation. As pointed out by the publication. the images are very slightly different in bezel size and space around the speakers than those for the 15-inch MacBook Pro currently in use.