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Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina
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Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina 4 Core Intel Core I7 2.7GHz 16GB 256GB SSD 15.4" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7 2.7GHz 16GB Feb 2013
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You Ve Never Seen Anything Like It. Because There's Never Been Anything Like It. A Retina display with 5.1 million pixels. An all-flash architecture. Quad-core Intel Core i7 processors. In a... More
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Unboxing & First Look_ MacBook Pro Retina 15  Early 2013 [Deutsch/ German]
Macbook Pro Retina 15.4 Inch Early 2013 Review
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15 Reasons For

Apple Has Excellent Portable PC Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Apple notebook PCs and also specifically for Apple MacBooks and found that in both cases Apple had excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2.7 gigahertz) amongst laptops of this age. Across all the MacBooks that are a similar age to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.3GHz.

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Very Big Internal Memory

The Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a very big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina. The average internal memory of MacBooks that were released more than two years ago is 8.9GB, and the internal memory range from 4GB to 16GB.

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Has a Front Camera

The Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago also have a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7 processor family, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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SSD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on MacBooks that are a similar age to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a fairly big screen size (15.4 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. Comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago have screen sizes of between 11" and 16", and the average screen size is 14".

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Quite Big L3 Cache

MacBooks that have been around for more than two years have L3 caches of between 3MB and 8MB, and the average L3 cache is 4.3MB. The Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has one of the bigger L3 caches (6 megabytes) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The maximum turbo frequencies of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 2.5GHz to 4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.3GHz. At 3.7 gigahertz, the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on MacBooks that were released more than two years ago.

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Two Thunderbolt Ports

The Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina is a two thunderbolt port laptop. Most of the other MacBooks that have been around for around the same time as the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina only have one thunderbolt port.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

At 95 watt-hours, the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. The battery capacities of MacBooks that have been available for around the same time as the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina range from 35Wh to 95Wh.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 16 gigabytes, the Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a quite big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other MacBooks that are a comparable age to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina. Across all the MacBooks that were released more than two years ago the maximum internal memory (64-bit) range from 8GB to 16GB.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age. The maximum internal memory of MacBooks that are a comparable age to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina range from 8GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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2 Reasons Against

Very Short Battery Life

The shortest battery life of MacBooks that have been available for a comparable time to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina is 5h and the longest is 720h. At only 7 hours, the Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a fairly short battery life compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Apple Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Apple released the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina.

Average Weight

At 2 kilograms, the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other MacBooks that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 256 gigabytes, the Macbook Pro Early 2013 Retina has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other MacBooks that have been available for more than two years.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Cache Type
Processor
SMP Processor (max)
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Flash Memory
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Glossy Display
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
4G
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
TV Out Port
Headphone Connection
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Thunderbolt Port
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
S-Video Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height
Depth
Depth
Width
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
WiFi Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

Expert Reviews

(2)
11 November 2011

Ce MacBook Pro 13" compte parmi les machines qui ont reçu une petite révision fin octobre (lire Apple sort discrètement de nouveaux MacBook Pro). Ce modèle succède à celui que nous avions... Read more…

Incremental updates to the CPU help keep the MacBook Pro line a step above the nowmainstream MacBook Air
The trackpad and gesture controls are still the best of any current laptop
Processeur trs puissant
Puce graphique polyvalente
Port Thunderbolt
Unless you need an optical drive, the MacBook Air may be a better fit for most, and the Pro still lacks things we'd like to see, such as HDMI
Bluray, and USB 3.0
Disque dur moyen
Une baisse sensible de l'autonomie
Dfinition cran infrieure celle d'un MacBook Air 13"
4 October 2012

De overstap is mijn persoonlijk zeer goed bevallen. Op een enkele ontwikkel tool na heb ik voor al mijn toepassingen alternatieven gevonden. Er zijn een aantal zaken die net iets anders werken dan... Read more…

Faster than previous model
Bigger hard drive
Power, power, power, design, battery, screen
Faster processor
Excellent Sandy Bridge CPU
Not many Thunderbolt accessories
Integrated Intel graphics
Compares poorly with the MacBook Air
Not cheap, no Blu-ray
Same old DVD drive

User Reviews

(7)
Reviewed 8 October 2012 by Dibbs303
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this laptop with much the same fear as everyone else. Should I buy a Mac over a windows computer? Could I adapt to a Mac? I took the plunge. On opening the box there was little in there... Read more…

Reviewed 6 March 2013 by Jonathan Wheeler
(Verified Purchase)

This MacBook Pro is a well made, attractive piece of kit. It's taking me a while to become fully au fait the OS, having used Windows right from the word go, but that is no fault of the product. I... Read more…

Reviewed 7 December 2014 by The i robot # 1 fan
The i robot # 1 fan would recommend the IRobot Roomba 870

I use it 4 times a week and I am always amazed what this picks up. its by far the best appliance I have in my house...

Reviewed 22 May 2014 by Patch W
(Verified Purchase)

I've had several pairs of these over the last 2 years (Groupon deal got me 4 for about a tenner). All of those stopped working, but it always seemed to be my own fault a doors, a beer and a cat... Read more…

Reviewed 30 January 2013 by T. M. Jones

So after building a mac machine & running Logic 9 I realised that OSX was certainly the way to go if you are trying to produce electronic music. That led me on to purchase this macbook pro 13" The... Read more…

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