Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display

  |   by NotebookReview Staff

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.

  • Pros

    • Screen, screen, screen!
    • Thin
    • Strong performance
    • Excellent speakers
  • Cons

    • 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

Quick Take

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)



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