- January 10: The 1st-generation MacBook Pro and iPod Radio Remote were released.
- January 12-15: The 2006 Worldwide Newton Conference is held in San Francisco, California.
- February 28: The iPod Hi-Fi was released.
- May 16: The 1st-generation MacBook was released in black and white.
- August 7-11: The 2006 Worldwide Developers Conference was held at Moscone West, where the 1st generation Mac Pro was announced and released.
- September 12: The Apple TV was announced.
- September 25: The 2nd generation iPod Nano was released.
- September 30: Mac OS X 10.4.8 was released.