On Monday at the 23rd WWDC Apple released new MacBook Air’s and new Macbook Pro’s along with announcing OS X Mountain Lion and iOS 6.
Firstly the new Macbook Air’s have the new Ivy Bridge Intel Core Processors. The graphics are now 60% faster as well. There is also 1/2 a terra bite of flash storage in each Macbook Air.
We will also be getting USB 3.0 which performs 10 times faster than USB 2.0. This is a great step away from USB 2.0.
The Facetime camera has been updated to be the same as the Macbook Pro’s.
The new MacBook Airs are now shipping.
The processors are also upgraded to the Intel Ivy Bridge processors. The Macbook Pro’s are also having 60% faster graphics.
The Pro will be getting USB 3.0 as well.
The 15′ Macbook Pro will be getting2.3 GHz i7 quad-core Intel processors, it can have 8 GB of RAM.
It is also shipping now!
Next Generation Macbook Pro
“It is a true breakthrough in engineering.”
This Macbook Pro “is the most beautiful computer” Apple “have ever made.”
This machine is the same thickness of a Macbook Air. It is .71 inches thin. It is 1/4 thinner than the old Macbook Pro’s.
Screen & Display
We are getting Retina Display. It has 2880 x 1800 pixels display. 4x the number of pixels. Altogether that is 5,184,000 pixels, the worlds highest resolution notebook display.
The glare and reflection is reduced by 75%.
Apple is updating Final Cut Pro and Aperture will be updated to help editors be able to have a nicer display and can do more great work.
Processors & Memory
There will be new processors, the fastest possible processors that can go into a notebook, Quad-core i7 processors with 2.7 GHz that can be boosted up to 3.7 GHz.
There will also be up to 16 GB memory (1600 MHz RAM)
The New Generation Kepler Graphics (nvidia) will be in the new Pro as well. It is built around Flash storage with up to 768 GB of internal flash storage!
You can get up to 7 hours of battery life or 30 days of stand-by.
There is a SD card slot, HDMI slot, USB 2.0 & 3.0 port (on each side), MagSafe, 2 Thunderbolt ports and a headphone port.
There are 2 new adaptors, the FireWire 800 and a Gigabit Ethernet adaptor, both of which works with your Thunderbolt ports.
Features & WHAT ELSE ?
- Multi-touch Trackpad
- Backlit Keyboard
- Bluetooth 4.0
- Dual Mics
- Wifi 802.11n the fastest ever went into a notebook (works with new AirPort Extreme Base Stations)
- FaceTime HD camera.
Environmentally Friendly ?
- Energy Star 5.2
- PVC Free
- Highly Recyclable
- Mercury free
- Arsenic free
When Does It Ship ?
The New Generation Macbook Pro is already shipping so hurry up and go order it 🙂