Apple has updated the MacBook Pro with Intel Core processors faster than the eighth and ninth generation, for the first time at 8-core. MacBook Pro offers twice as fast performance as the MacBook Pro with quad-core processor and 40% higher performance than the 6-core MacBook Pro: it is the fastest Mac notebook ever. With new processors, powerful graphics, bright and colourful Retina displays, ultra-fast SSDs, the Apple T2 Security chip, an all-day battery and MacOS operating system, this MacBook Pro is the best pro notebook in the world
“From university students to developers, to video editors, we are increasingly amazed by the great things our customers can do with the MacBook Pro,” said Tom Boger, Senior Director of Mac Product Marketing at Apple. “And now, thanks to the 8-core processors that offer a noticeable increase in performance, the splendid Retina display, fast storage, all-day battery and MacOS operating system, the MacBook Pro is once again the best pro notebook world; we look forward to finding out what other incredible projects our customers will be building. “
Performance increase for professional workloads
MacBook Pro is more powerful than ever and is perfect for writing code, processing high-resolution images, rendering 3D graphics, mounting multiple streams of 4K video, and more. MacBook Pro 15 ″ now integrates faster Intel Core 6-core and 8-core processors, with Turbo Boost speeds up to 5GHz, while MacBook Pro 13 ″ with Touch Bar offers faster quad-core processors, with Turbo Boost speeds up to 4 , 7GHz.Compared to the faster MacBook Pro 15 ″ quad-core, the new MacBook Pro with 8-core processors is up to twice as fast.
- Music producers can play large multi-track projects with twice as many Alchemy plug-ins in Logic Pro X
- 3D designers can render up to twice as fast in Maya Arnold.
- Photographers can make changes and apply complex filters with speeds up to 75% faster in Photoshop.
- Developers can write code up to 65% faster in Xcode.
- Scientists and researchers can process complex fluid dynamics simulations with speeds up to 50% higher in TetrUSS.
- Video editors can mount up to 11 simultaneous multi cam streams of 4K videos in Final Cut Pro X
The best pro notebook in the world
In addition to the new, more powerful processors, the MacBook Pro integrates the best display ever seen on a Mac notebook: the stunning Retina display offers 500 nits of brightness and supports a wide coloured or gamut (P3) and True Tone technology, for a more natural and authentic viewing experience. It also includes stereo speakers with Wide Stereo Sound, for an immersive and engaging listening experience, and offers all the security and practicality of the Touch ID, dynamic and contextual controls thanks to the Touch Bar and a large Force Touch trackpad. MacBook Pro also integrates ultra-fast SSD storage, the Apple T2 Security chip for optimal security and versatile Thunderbolt 3 ports to transfer data, recharge the battery and connect up to two 5K or four external GPU displays
All new Macs come standard with macOS Mojave, the latest version of the most advanced desktop operating system in the world, with many features inspired by the professional world but designed for everyone. In macOS Mojave, the dark mode transforms the desk giving it an innovative aspect that focuses on user content, the Pile function organises the most chaotic desks by automatically dividing files into groups and FaceTime supports group calls. macOS Mojave also brings iOS apps to the Mac, including News, Stock Exchange, Voice Memos and Home, as well as a new Mac App Store with rich editorial content and the addition of apps from leading developers, including Microsoft and Adobe.
Prices and availabilityWith prices starting from € 2,099 and € 2,899 respectively , the MacBook Pro 13 ″ models with Touch Bar and MacBook Pro 15 ″ are available from today on apple.com , via the Apple Store app and during the week at some Apple Store and Apple Authorised Resellers. Detailed technical specifications, custom configuration options and accessories are available online at apple.com/mac .