MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina display review

Apple's incredible Retina screen comes to its smaller MacBook Pro

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Product Type
Notebook
Green Compliant
Yes
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Model
HD 4000
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Maximum Battery Run Time
7 Hour
Solid State Drive Capacity
128 GB
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
MacBook Pro
Keyboard Backlight
Yes
Thunderbolt
Yes
Keyboard Localization
English (US)
Operating System
Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
Brand Name
Apple
Processor Speed
2.50 GHz
Processor Type
Core i5
Screen Size
33.8 cm (13.3")
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1600
Standard Memory
8 GB
Weight (Approximate)
1.62 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
ENERGY STAR 5.2, EPEAT Gold
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Display Screen Technology
Retina Display, In-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 4.0
Total Number of USB Ports
2
Memory Standard
DDR3-1600/PC3-12800
Height
19.1 mm
Width
313.7 mm
Depth
218.9 mm
Screen Mode
WQXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Manufacturer
Apple, Inc
Product Model
MD212B/A
Product Name
13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display
Pointing Device Type
Track Pad
Product Line
MacBook Pro
Aspect Ratio
16:10
Manufacturer Part Number
MD212B/A
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.apple.com/uk
Marketing Information
With great power comes great capability.

MacBook Pro with Retina display changes the entire notebook experience. What you see onscreen is unbelievably sharp. Everything you do is lightning fast. And if you can imagine it, you can create it. Welcome to the future of pro performance.

Faster than the sum of its parts.

The latest dual-core and quad-core processors help you power through the most complicated technical computing tasks. Next-generation graphics let you take on GPU-intensive rendering. State-of-the-art I/O like Thunderbolt and USB 3 makes it possible to expand your workspace in a matter of seconds. And at the center of it all is an entirely flash-based architecture that makes everything you do incredibly fast and responsive. Specs like these define a whole new standard for notebook computing.

Battery Chemistry
Lithium Polymer (Li-Polymer)
Package Contents
  • 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display
  • Lithium Polymer Battery
  • 60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter
  • AC Wall Plug
  • Power Cord
  • Accessory Kit
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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