Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2.53GHz and MacBook Pro 15" 2.8GHz review

An incremental upgrade, but a huge increase in value for money…

By  from MacFormat Issue 211

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TechRadar's verdict

"MacBook Pro 13-inch: A welcome return for the FW port, but should have a discrete graphics processor. MacBook Pro 15-inch: A good upgrade, but some may miss the ExpressCard, and it's still expensive."
For
  • MacBook Pro 15-inch
  • Excellent screen upgrade
  • Seven-hour internal battery
  • Speedy discrete graphics
  • MacBook Pro 13-inch
  • FireWire port is back
  • Excellent screen upgrade
  • Seven-hour internal battery
Against
  • MacBook Pro 15-inch
  • A little expensive
  • MacBook Pro 13-inch
  • No discrete graphics
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