During Apple’s big announcements on Tuesday (October 23), in which they unveiled the new iPad Air, the company also showed off the latest iteration of its powerful MacBook Pro.
Released a year after the notebook’s last major overhaul, the new MacBook Pro gets Apple’s Retina display, boasting 2560×1600 and 2880×1800 resolution on the 13-inch and 15-inch models, respectively; and dual-core Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7 processors.
The 13-inch MacBook gets improved speeds of up to 2.8GHz, shared L3 cache up to 4MB, and Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.3GHz; and the 15-inch gets the quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, which is even more powerful with speeds of 2.6GHz, 6MB of shared L3 cache, and Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.8GHz.
Both feature Intel Iris Graphics while the 15-inch sports the new NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M, upping the graphics processor from the previous generation. Other upgrades include improved battery life and faster Flash storage.
Both are available now for $1,200 to $2,600 at Apple.com.