Apple had introduced their new MacBook series quite a month back in the form of MacBook Pro with highly impressive specs and features along with the improved hardware. Apple describes their new MacBook as “a touch of genius”.
Remarkably faster, powerful and astonishingly thinner and lighter is the new MacBook. It has the best, colourful and brightest display and comes off with 13inch and 15 inch display. And this time MacBook Pro is of Silver and Space Grey. It is indeed 130% up to faster graphics, 67% brighter and 17% thinner. It also has up to 3.8GHz Turbo Boost processing, 100% faster flash storage and up to 10 hours of battery life. The 13inch model weighs 1.37Kg, 14.mm thickness and the 15 inch is of 1.83Kg and 15.5mm respectively than the previous generation models.
Apple establishes a very new touch experience with their new MacBook. As the multinational claims, it has a ‘Touch Bar’- a multi touch –enabled of strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools user wants exactly when the user needs them. It has been the talk of the town with the MacBook Pro leak. The Touch Bar also supports gestures and taps and it adapts to whatever software you are using.
It is indeed interesting to see how Apple managed has managed to brought touch functionality without converting primary screen into a touchscreen. This MacBook features retina display. It has brighter LED backlighting, increased contrast ratio, delivering deeper blacks and brighter whites. It is the first Mac notebook to support.
wide colour especially for vibrant green and red. Apple has also made TouchID functionality possible with MacBook. One can unlock TouchID alike with an iPhone and it also doubles up as a power button. Apple has augmented its focus on SIRI by integrating SIRI button on the menu bar. Text edit options are fine and neat with the Touch Bar. TouchId will be useful for Apple Pay. It will also enable instant access to logins and much more. Audio experience with the new MacBook is 58%more than the previous ones with two and a half times louder bass for maximum boom. It has a more responsive keyboard and more expansive trackpad as per Apple.
The MacBook Pro is powered by the sixth generation Intel Core i7/i5 with 2133MHz memory, Radeon Pro graphics and Polaris architecture. Radeon Pro is a 14nm GPU that supports up to 4GB of VRAM. The storage option is up to 2TB. Radeon Pro is for 15inch model where as it is Intel Iris Graphics 540/550 for 13 inch model. 15 inch MacBook Pro is equipped with16GB RAM and 2133MHz whereas 13 inch is equipped with 8GB RAM and 2133MHz memory. Both the model has 4 Thunderbolt 3 ports that supports USB-C, 10Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2 and a Display Port 1.2. Apple has given a price tag of $1499 for 13inch MacBook Pro with Intel Iris Graphics 540, $1799 for 13 inch MacBook Pro with Intel Iris Graphics 550 and the 15 inch MacBook pro is priced at $2399.