The Apple MacBook Pro is the latest laptop released by Apple. The 13-inch MacBook Pro has an updated Intel Core i5 processor and an 8GB RAM. In fact, it is twice that of the previous model of Apple. The MacBook Pro is ultraportable and features a stunning Retina display, world-class keyboard and a solid aluminum design. There are some raving reviews for the Apple MacBook Pro. The net is full of positive customer testimonials for this amazing piece of equipment. This article will take a closer look at the MacBook Pro.
The all-aluminum design of Pro remains unchanged since its introduction in 2012. It is great and sturdy for that matter. Why change what is good? Apple may continue with this design in their future releases too. The dimensions are 12.35 x 8.62 x 0.71 inches, and it weighs 3.4 pounds. The Pro is quite thin and lightweight. Apple was one of the first to usher in Retina displays. The Pro delivers more with its 13-inch, 2560 x 1600-pixel panel. The Pro, at 286 nits, is brighter than Samsung Book 9 Plus with 213 nits. But it is dimmer than the XPS 13 with 356 nits.
The Pro’s keyboard and touchpad continue to provide one of the best typing experiences of all time. The backlit layout will provide snappy feedback to the amusement of the user. The smooth and accurate trackpad is another salient feature of Pro. The Pro is quite loud at 92-decibels. Bass is on the thin side. The touchpad of Pro is relatively cool even after streaming full screen video for 15-minutes. The MacBook Pro contains two Thunderbolt-2 ports with at least 20 Gbps transfer speeds. This is four times faster than the USB-3.0 ports. There are two USB-3.0 ports also in the MacBook Pro. There is an HDMI port, a headphone jack and a SD card reader.
Performance wise, MacBook Pro is one of the best laptops available today. The 2.6 GHz Intel Core i5 and eight GB RAM is responsible for its superior performance. Geekbench-3 measures overall performance of laptops. MacBook Pro scored 6,730 points, which is 500 points higher than the last years model. This score is also much higher than the average Geekbench performance of 4,079, held by the Dell XPS 13. The 128GB Flash Memory of MacBook Pro is quite fast, but it is not the speediest. It was able to duplicate 5GB of multimedia files in 27-seconds at a rate of 185.7 MBps. The Intel Irish graphics in MacBook was not 100% satisfactory in terms of performance. But it was able to provide an extra bit of oomph compared to other GPUs.
The battery life of MacBook Pro is quite satisfactory compared to its earlier version. The battery lasts for about 10-hours and 45-minutes, which is about 2.5 hours longer than the previous model of Apple. It is a good level compared to most of the other laptops on the market. Considering software, Apple includes its iWork and iLife Suites for free. You are able to enjoy OS X Yosemite, which will facilitate calling from your iPhone on your Mac. You are able to continue to type a message on your iPhone or iPad that you had started on your laptop. This can be done vice versa too. These are some of the salient features of Apple MacBook Pro. The cleaner interface of Yosemite and the upcoming iCloud Drive are great for strong your files in the Cloud.
The MacBook Pro is priced at $2,349 on Amazon.Com. Amazon is a trusted e-commerce store where most people shop for quality laptops. You don’t need to worry about security when you are shopping with Amazon.Com. They are one of the most trusted e-commerce stores available today. They will ship the product to your doorstep within the shortest possible time period, depending on where you stay.
In conclusion, once again, Apple has been able to deliver on their promise. The exceedingly, well-rounded Notebook in MacBook pro provides an improved performance compared to its previous version. The battery life has improved quite well, this time around. There is no denying the gorgeousness of 13-inch Pro’s Retina display. Even though it may seem a bit expensive, the MacBook Pro is well worth its value in gold.