Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display with flash storage comes in a new compact design at a mere 0.75 inches and 3.57 pounds, and is 20 percent thinner and almost a pound lighter than the current 13-inch MacBook Pro.
The new MacBook Pro packs more than 4 million pixels into its 13-inch Retina display, 227 pixels per inch, 1080p, flash storage that is up to four times faster than traditional notebook hard drives.
In addition, it features 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5 processors with the option to choose faster 2.9 GHz Intel Core i7 processors, Intel HD Graphics 4000, 8GB 1600 MHz memory, two Thunderbolt and two USB 3.0 ports, a new HDMI port, a FaceTime HD camera, dual microphones, improved speakers, three-stream 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and a MagSafe 2 power port.
The new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina is coming today and we've just received the processor speeds, RAM, and storage options:
2.5 GHz, 128GB of Flash storage, 8GB of RAM
2.5 GHz, 256 GB of Flash storage, 8GB of RAM
2.9 GHz, 512GB of Flash storage, 8GB of RAM
The new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display ships with OS X Mountain Lion, bringing Messages, Notification Center, system-wide Sharing, AirPlay Mirroring, Dictation, Game Center and the enhanced security of Gatekeeper to your Mac.
With iCloud built into the foundation of OS X, Mountain Lion makes it easier than ever to keep your content up to date across your Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
The new Power Nap feature in OS X Mountain Lion, helps new MacBook Pro stays up to date while it sleeps - and it automatically refreshes Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Reminders, and Photo Stream, and when the notebook is plugged in, downloads software updates and backs up your Mac using Time Machine.
13-inch Retina MacBook Pro features:
- .79-inch thin
- weighs 3.57 -- 1 lbs lighter than the previous version
- Retina display
- 2x the resolution of a 1080p display
- 2560×1600, which is two times the current 13-inch MBP
- 29% higher contrast ratio over the previous Pro
- 300 nits brightness
- 75% reduced glare
- FaceTime HD camera with 720p recording
- stereo mics and speakers
- backlit keyboard
- patented glass multitouch trackpad
- Intel Core i5 or i7
- 768GB of SSD storage
- 7 hours of battery life