Apple has updated MacBook Pro models, now Apple MacBook Pro models will come with Touch Bar with faster Intel Core processors and updated version of ‘Butterfly’ keyboard. Apple claims that the 2019 MacBook Pro laptops deliver up to two times faster performance than the current quad-core processor-equipped model and are 40 percent more powerful than the hexa-core processor model. The 15-inch MacBook Pro gets the option of a new octa-core Intel chip which will make the new MacBook Pro model the fastest Mac notebook ever. Apart from this, Apple said that the ‘butterfly’ mechanism which has been a problem for a large number of MacBook users, especially in the 2019 MacBook Pro models, has been changed.
New Apple The most powerful option in the MacBook Pro range is the 15-inch model which is powered by the 9th generation Intel Core processor. The top variant of the 15-inch MacBook Pro is powered by a 2.3 GHz octa-core Intel Core i9 processor with Turbo Boost speed of up to 4.8 GHz.
However, there is also the basic model of the 15-inch range which is equipped with a 2.6 GHz hexa-core Intel Core i7 processor and Turbo Boost speed of up to 4.5 GHz. The base model is equipped with 256 GB SSD storage, while its top variant has 512 GB SSD storage. Both models have 16 GB RAM.
To recall, the most powerful alternative to last year’s 15-inch MacBook Pro model was the 8th generation, hexa-core Intel Core i7 and Core i9 processors with a maximum clock speed of 2.9GHz. This indicates that there is a significant performance upgrade in the new 15-inch MacBook Pro model.
Apart from the new 15-inch MacBook Pro model, Apple has made some changes to the flagship processor of the 13-inch MacBook Pro model that comes with Touch Bar. The base variants of the new lineup are powered by 8th generation, 2.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processors with Turbo Boost up to 4.1GHz.
Last year’s 13-inch MacBook Pro models were equipped with 8th generation, quad-core Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors with clock speeds of 2.7 GHz. The 13-inch MacBook Pro models launched last year with Touch Bar come with dual-core processors.
In terms of pricing, the updated model will be available at a lower cost in India. The updated 13-inch MacBook Pro model and 15-inch MacBook Pro model with Touch Bar will be available at Apple’s authorized resellers by the end of this week and are priced at Rs 1,59,900 and Rs 1,99,900 respectively. This price is Rs 10,000 and Rs 25,000 less than the previous generation MacBook model, respectively. We will update our news as soon as the price information of all the models is available.