With the words “the most beautiful computer we have ever made,” Apple has has just announced at WWDC the “next-generation MacBook Pro,” an all-new ultra-thin professional laptop with a high-resolution Retina display.
Apple’s new MacBook Pro is the thinnest computer yet with 220ppi With 2880 x 1800 resolution and 15.4 inch display. Apple says that new Retina display has pixels so small that your eyes can not detect with senses.
Apple’s marketing head Phil Schiller at Apple’s annual WWDC (Worldwide Developers Conference ) said that the next-generation MacBook Pro has the world’s highest resolution display, the screen has also been improved with deeper blacks and a higher angle of viewing. Glare has also been reduced by 75 percent, Schiller said.
Phil Schiller also said that “Today we’ve updated the entire MacBook line with faster processors, graphics, memory, flash storage and USB 3 connectivity,”"We’ve made the world’s best portable family even better and we think users are going to love the performance advances in both the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro.”
Apple has updated almost all of its products to take the advantage of the new Retina display.Those updated includes apps in OS X, Mail, iMovie, iPhoto and Safari. Apple has also updated professional apps, including Aperture and Final Cut Pro, third oarty apps are also among the being updated for the Retina Display.
The features of the new MacBook Pro includes:
- 16 gigabytes of RAM
- Intel Ivy Bridge quad-core Core i5 and Core i7 processors
- 7 hours of battery life
- 30 days of standby
- high-speed USB 3.0 ports, along with Thunderbolt, and an HDMI out
- Thunderbolt connectivity to FireWire 800, as well as Ethernet
- FaceTime HD 720p camera
- it has dual microphone
- backlit keyboard
- Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity
- 802.11n Wi-Fi
Another minor change is the new, smaller MagSafe charging port, which Apple has dubbed “MagSafe 2.”
Price of the next-generation MacBook Pro with retina display starts at $2,199 for the 15.4-inch model, with a 2.3 gigahertz quad-core i7 processor and 8 gigabytes of RAM. It also features 256 gigabytes of flash storage and the GeForge GT 650M 1-gigabyte graphics card.