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2016

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Everybody is unboxing and reviewing the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. You’ve probably seen some videos. You’ve probably seen disk speed tests, Geekbench test, and… of course the comparison with last year’s MacBook Pro.

Sometimes the new MacBook Pro is faster and sometimes slower than last year’s model. Even so, the new MacBook Pro will perform various tasks faster than last gen MacBook Pro.

Should you buy the new MacBook Pro? If you need to ask yourself this question, than you probably don’t. Just enjoy your 2015 MBP. The new one is not a game changer. Not yet.

However, if you’re going to buy one, go ahead and watch all the MBP videos on YouTube, and also watch Casey’s “comprehensive” first look at the 15inch MBP with TouchBar. Just because it’s different, I think it addresses everybody even if it’s a MacBook “Pro” and I happen to agree with everything he says. Not because it’s Casey, but because I had the exact same thoughts when Apple unveiled the damn thing.

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2016

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During today “Hello Again” event, Apple has introduced the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID.

During the keynote, Apple has also released a few new MacBook Pro ads. Jump over the break to check them out…

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2016

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Apple’s “Hello Again” event has just ended and the main attraction was the new 2016 MacBook Pro, that comes with the rumored OLED touch strip which is now known as the “Touch Bar”.

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2016

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Based on leaked parts and credible reports, there’s a new MacBook Pro expected to launch later this year. The biggest new feature that has been rumored is that the new MacBook Pro will come with a touchscreen display integrated into the keyboard, replacing the function keys. The idea behind the keyboard display is that it could be a great place for the traditional Mac menu bar, and software can use it to display certain shortcuts and free up valuable screen real estate.

However, before you get all excited, if this rumor materializes it won’t be as cool as you might think. Most apps won’t be using it and it will take time to get support for it ( maybe you’ll have to wait for the next gen MacBooks with keyboard display ). A second screen, even such a small screen, will use that valuable battery juice. Not to mention the extra production cost of the MacBook Pro which will add to the retail price. And what happens when it breaks? These days it seems that it’s not “if” it breaks it’s “when” it breaks….

 

Jump over the break to check out some amazing 3D-renderings by Martin Hajek of what the new MacBook could look like…

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2015

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Voltus is a palm-sized USB-C charger that will power the new MacoBook for up to 9 hours, allegedly, as fast as a wall charger.

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2015

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Weighing even less than a Macbook Air, having only one USB C port, and coming with a totally redesigned keyboard, battery, and trackpad – it’s time for the teardown of the new MacBook.

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2015

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At today’s event, Apple officially released the Apple Watch but the most interesting announcement was not the watch but the first fanless MacBook.

Jump over the break to check out the introductory video for the the thinnest, lightest, and most advanced Mac yet.

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2013

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Apple has introduced today a refresh for its Macbook Air line. They feature the same chassis as their predecessors, and come in both 11.6 and 13.3-inch models as before. But the new line of MacBook Air is using Intel’s Haswell processors which will drastically improve the battery live and also promise  to boost the integrated graphics performance.

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2012

At WWDC 2012, Apple has introduced the radical new MacBook Pro. With breakthrough performance, stunning Retina display and an impossibly thin design, it’s innovation in every dimension.

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2010

The online Apple store is down. Pretty unusual for a Tuesday , but since the MacWorld 2010 – 25th annual gathering of Mac users – opens today, maybe Apple wants to let us pre-order the iPad or introduce a new line of MacBook Pro’s with fast i5 or i7 processors and maybe built-in 3G. Let’s see…