Apple’s professional grade notebook line features a 15-inch, 2880×1800 resolution Retina Display, dual Thunderbolt ports, the latest Intel CPUs, NVIDIA GeForce graphics, USB 3.0, solid state storage, no optical drive, a backlit keyboard, all aluminum construction, and a non-removable battery. This 4.46-pound laptop measures just 0.71 inches thick.
- Screen, screen, screen!
- Strong performance
- Excellent speakers
- Very expensive for performance level
- Increased costs for repair and battery replacement
- Few applications ready for Retina at this time
- Performance issues with some browsing
The MacBook Pro with Retina Display is a bit of the past and a bit of the future, wrapped up into one tasty, toasty present. Brilliant screen meets refined design.
Read Our Full Review: Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display Review (2012)