Thursday, February 24, 2011

New MacBook Pros Revealed

Apple has finally revealed the much awaited MacBook Pro family with lots of new updates. The Three main features are- state-of-art processors, powerful graphics and breakthrough high speed interfaces. The new Macbook Pro models don't seem to be have been altered all that much -- they're still the aluminum unibody machines we know and love. The addition of the new Thunderbolt connector, which promises up to 10Gbps data transfer speeds, is based on Intel's long awaited Light Peak technology.
  • 13-inch MacBook Pro -  13.3-inch models are now available with Core i5 and i7 processors. The lower end model starts at $1,199, and features a 2.4GHz dual-core Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 320GB hard drive. Going up to the 2.7GHz dual-core Core i7 CPU and 500GB hard drive will set you back $1,499. These feature Intel's new HD 3000 integrated graphics which are considered to be more powerful than ever.
  • 15-inch MacBook Pro - The $1,799 model packs a 2.0GHz quad-core Core i7 processor, AMD Radeon HD6490M graphics with 1GB of VRAM, and a 500GB hard drive. On the higher end, there's a $2,199 model which buys you a faster 2.2GHz Core i7 chip, AMD Radeon 6750M graphics, and 750GB hard drive. There are also 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB SSD options. 
  • 17-inch MacBook Pro - The 17-incher, which basically has the same specs as that high-end 15-incher, for $2,499 come with the same 2.2GHz Core i7 processor, AMD Radeon 6750M graphics, and a 750GB hard drive. This also features the SSD options, same as the 15-incher. 

The new MacBook Pro models are up for order on Apple's store today. So do grab MacBook Pro and let us know your comments and reviews.

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