• MacBook 12-inch vs. MacBook Pro 13

    3 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Apple may have new MacBook designs in the works, but some of its existing offerings are still well worth considering. In this comparison, we pit the MacBook 12-inch vs. MacBook Pro 13 to see which gives you the best bang for buck.
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  • First Look: MacBook Pro 2018 - these Macs are all about more, more, more

    First Look: MacBook Pro 2018 - these Macs are all about more, more, more

    3 days ago - By TechRadar

    Apple has quite a lot to live up to with the MacBook Pro 2018. While the majority of fans remain satisfied with what the Pro line offers, a segment of them have become less enamored, and have been rather loud about it. The 2018 MacBook Pro is Apple's attempt to address to those criticisms, while maintaining the identity of it's premium laptop. These fans demanded the truly latest processors. Done. They wanted 32GB of memory capacity. Check. They clamored for higher storage capacities. Ditto. The keyboard has had this group of users in a tizzy for a year, so there's a new generation in...
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  • Apple says new MacBook Pro keyboard won't fix sticky key issue - CNET

    Apple says new MacBook Pro keyboard won't fix sticky key issue - CNET

    3 days ago - By CNET

    The new MacBook Pro comes with a quieter keyboard, but sticky keys may still be a possiblity.
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  • Apple just made gaming and VR possible on the MacBook Pro - but it's going to cost you extra

    Apple just made gaming and VR possible on the MacBook Pro - but it's going to cost you extra

    3 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Apple surprised its fans on Thursday morning with the quiet announcement of the new MacBook Pro models. The 2018 laptops received all the expected upgrades, like faster processors, more RAM, extra storage options, and a new keyboard, but also a few surprises, such as True Tone display and support for “Hey Siri.”
    Just like previous MacBook Pros, however, the new machines aren't gaming-friendly. But this time around, Apple has one more surprise.
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  • Apple releases the ultimate dongle: An external GPU for the MacBook Pro

    Apple releases the ultimate dongle: An external GPU for the MacBook Pro

    3 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Hot on the heels of the reveal of Apple's revamped 2018 MacBook Pro line , the tech giant has revealed a new external GPU created in partnership with Blackmagic. The external GPU is based on the AMD Radeon Pro 580 with 8GB of memory, though it features custom architecture, according to Apple and Blackmagic. The company says that the new external GPU results in 2.8x faster graphics performance with the 15-inch MacBook Pro and 8x with the 13-inch Pro. Further, the Blackmagic eGPU includes two Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, four USB 3.0 ports and one HDMI plug. The device is also the first eGPU...
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  • MacBook Pro 2018 vs MacBook Pro 2017: is it a worthy upgrade?

    MacBook Pro 2018 vs MacBook Pro 2017: is it a worthy upgrade?

    3 days ago - By TechRadar

    Apple has just announced the new MacBook Pro 2018 , and both the 13-inch and 15-inch models have some major hardware upgrades over last year's model, making the MacBook Pro 2018 the “most advanced Mac notebook ever”, according to Apple. That's not to say the MacBook Pro 2017 was a slouch in the performance department, but last year's model did feel more like an incremental upgrade of the MacBook Pro 2016. When pitting the MacBook Pro 2018 against the MacBook Pro 2017 we're expecting a much larger jump in performance. So, does the improved power of the MacBook Pro 2018 justify its high...
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  • Apple just killed the only MacBook Pro that doesn't require dongles

    Apple just killed the only MacBook Pro that doesn't require dongles

    3 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Early this morning, Apple rolled out a series of changes to its top-end MacBook Pro line. The upgraded devices have faster processors, support for always-listening "Hey Siri," and a new keyboard design that will hopefully fix some of the design flaws in the old model, such as it being rendered useless by an errant grain of sand.
    But in true Apple fashion, there was some bad news carefully slid in with the good. The 2015 MacBook Pro has vanished from Apple's store, meaning that it's no longer possible to buy a MacBook Pro without also shelling out $250 for a fistful of dongles .
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