Apple Updates Processors & Prices of MacBook Pro With Retina Display

  Apple Updates Processors & Prices of MacBook Pro With Retina Display

Business Wire

CUPERTINO, Calif. -- February 13, 2013

Apple® is making the MacBook Pro® with Retina® display faster and more
affordable with updated processors and lower starting prices. The 13-inch
MacBook Pro with Retina display now starts at $1,499 for 128GB of flash, and
$1,699 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash. The 15-inch MacBook Pro
with Retina display now features a faster 2.4 GHz quad-core processor, and the
top-of-the-line 15-inch notebook comes with a new 2.7 GHz quad-core processor
and 16GB of memory. Apple today also announced that the 13-inch MacBook Air®
with 256GB of flash has a new lower price of $1,399.

The MacBook Pro with Retina display features the world’s highest resolution
notebook display. Whether you’re reading emails, writing text, editing home
movies in HD or retouching professional photography, everything appears
vibrant, detailed and sharp, delivering an unrivaled viewing experience. The
MacBook Pro with Retina display features flash storage that is up to four
times faster than traditional notebook hard drives, and delivers improved
reliability, instant-on responsiveness and up to 30 days of standby time.

Pricing & Availability

The updated MacBook Pro with Retina display and MacBook Air models are
available today through the Apple Online Store (, Apple’s retail
stores and Apple Authorized Resellers. Pricing details, technical
specifications, configure-to-order options and accessories are available
online at and

Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X,
iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music
revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the
mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and is defining the
future of mobile media and computing devices with iPad.

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Macintosh, MacBook Pro, Retina and MacBook Air are trademarks of Apple. Other
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Colin Smith, 408-862-1171
Jacqueline Roy, 408-862-4386
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