After so many waits and leaks, Apple finally renews its computer segment with the arrival of new Macbook Pro, a robust laptop that keeps the essence of its range, but with changes that take it to the most modern field, it is now thinner, lighter and with new features.
Two versions were presented, a 13-inch and a 15-inch. In the case of the version of 13 inches highlighted its new thickness of 14.9 millimeters, which is 17 percent less than its predecessor, as it also has a 23 percent smaller volume and its weight is 200 grams less than the previous model.
The 15-inch MacBook Pro it decreased its thickness to 15.5 millimeters, which means that it is 14 percent thinner than the previous model of the same size, it also decreased its volume by 20 percent and its new weight does not exceed two kilograms.
Available colors are space gray, aluminum, and regular gray.
What’s new in the new Macbook Pro
- Apple announced that it incorporates in the Macbook Pro of 15 inches and in a version of 13 inches its Touch ID, an ideal tool for making payments and also for entering the computer and replacing passwords.
- The trackpad is twice as big than the previous one used, also this model Includes USB Type-C port.
- The Touch Bar It is a new multitasking Retina display that is located on top of the keyboard, instead of the old controls and commands, with the difference that this bar is fully customizable and those old controls and other important functionalities for the user can be included.
- The Touch Bar allows accesses to be created and controls used for applications such as Photos, iTunes, links to quick edits and it also supports the commands of the new Final Cut Pro X.
- They announced that the new battery It offered autonomy of up to 10 hours in intense use.
The Macbook Pro will be available for Spain in three versions:
- 13-inch Macbook Pro It features a 2.0 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor expandable up to 3.1 GHz with Turbo Boost, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of flash storage.
- 13-inch Macbook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID2.9 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor expandable up to 3.3 GHz with Turbo Boost, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of flash storage.
- Macbook Pro 15 inches that includes the Touch Bar and Touch ID, a 2.6 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor expandable up to 3.5 GHz with Turbo Boost, 16GB of RAM and 256GB of flash storage.
Price and availability of the new Macbook Pro
The 13-inch Macbook Pro without Touch ID is priced at $ 1,699, the 13-inch Macbook Pro with Touch ID is priced at $ 1,999, and the 15-inch Macbook Pro is priced at $ 2,699.