When I reviewed the 12-inch MacBook with Retina display earlier this year, my one question was this: could I possibly use such a low power machine reliably for work? For blog posting and editing, switching between chat apps and email, and keeping up with a few Twitter accounts, the single-port MacBook is totally fine, and […]
Apple's new iPad Pro is here, boasting 5.6 million pixels packed into its 12.9-inch Retina display, along with a powerful A9X processor that actually outclasses the new 12-inch MacBook. AppleInsider offers a first look at the jumbo-sized, top-of-the-line iPad.
Though Apple doesn't usually like to acknowledge problems with its products, the company is fixing an issue dubbed "Staingate" that's affecting certain Macbook and Macbook Pro users: splotchy marks are showing up on retina displays,Show More Summary
If your MacBook or MacBook Pro with Retina has some odd stains or discolorations on the screen, good news: Apple may be doing something about it. Apple quietly launched a program through which it will replace Retina displays on affected laptops for free, counting one year from Oct. Show More Summary
Having problems seeing that beautiful Retina Display on your Mac laptop because of issues with the anti-reflective coating? Apple will fix the problem at no charge.
Earlier in the year, a small-but-not-insignificant number of Apple customers complained about screen issues with their new Retina MacBooks and Retina MacBook Pros, specifically cases where the anti-reflective display coating leaves marks and stains on the screen, ranging from small corner blobs to large patches. Show More Summary
Apple has issued an internal notice about a new Quality Program that addresses anti-reflective coating issues on MacBook and MacBook Pro models with Retina displays. These issues include the anti-reflective coating on displays wearing...Show More Summary
After years of rumors and lofty expectations, Apple has finally unveiled a tablet that could rival its own line of laptops. The iPad Pro comes equipped with an enormous 12.9-inch Retina display and a 64-bit A9X chip that Apple says is 1.8 times as powerful as the A8X, but we want to know whether or not it can kill the MacBook. Show More Summary
Apple on Wednesday unveiled the iPad Pro, an update to its tablet that can display a full-sized virtual keyboard and sports a nearly 13-inch screen with more pixels than a Retina Macbook. As expected, the company also updated its all-important...Show More Summary
It would be silly to say that Apple’s latest iteration of the 15-inch 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Display is the best MacBook yet, because that’s mostly the truth with every new model. Unfortunately, you won’t find a shiny new processor setup this time around, as Apple stuck with the trusty old Haswell configuration, but […]
WWDC 2015 has delivered some shocking deals, such as $200 off Apple's brand new 3.3GHz iMac with Retina 5K display ($1,799 off) and $300 off its souped up 3.5GHz cousin. Similarly, 15-inch MacBook Pros are now available for as little as $1,749 ($250 off) without a discrete graphics card or $2,149 with one ($350 off).
The 15-inch MacBook Pro remains Apple's most powerful laptop, with an outstanding Retina display, but this modest update offers little to entice existing users to upgrade.
The updated machine gets super fast flash storage, as well as the new Force Touch trackpad, an improved dedicated GPU and an extra hour of battery life. It didn’t get new processors, but in practice, it’s still a worthwhile upgrade for those who need the might and screen real estate of a larger laptop. Show More Summary
All’s well that Haswell? Review When is an update not an update? The MacBook Pro has been something of the poor relation in the Apple family in the last few years. The recent Intel Broadwell chip family update given to the 13-inch MacBook Pro offered a small boost to battery life, but did little for performance.…
Apple’s new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display is here and available in a few different configurations. We’re take a closer look at the 2.5 GHz model with 16GB of RAM, and 512 GB of internal storage today, but also comparing some benchmarks to Apple’s two other 15-inch configurations for this year. This MacBook features […]
The new 15-inch MacBook Pro has become the third Apple computer to ship with the ability to drive high-resolution 5K displays, but Apple's flagship 5K device -- the iMac with Retina 5K display --?continues to lack the popular target display mode feature.
The new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Force Touch trackpad is the latest Apple device to support Dell's 27-inch 5K monitor. Apple's new 15-inch MacBook Pro is the latest Apple device to support the 27-inch 5K display from Dell. As with the Retina iMac and Mac Pro, support for Dell's display requires the use of two Thunderbolt ports. Show More Summary
Apple has updated a support document on its website to reflect that the high-end 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro, equipped with AMD Radeon R9 M370X graphics, is capable of driving Dell's dual-cable UP2715K 27-inch 5K display. Apple initially...Show More Summary
Apple unveiled an update to its 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display this week, as well as introducing a new addition to the iMac line: a 27-inch version with a 5K Retina display. The 15-inch MacBook Pro now has the Force Touch trackpad,...Show More Summary
Apple's latest changes to the 15pinch MacBook Pro with Retina display and iMac with 5K Retina display won't wow spec-monkeys, but they're still important. The timing of this week's 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro and the 5K iMac updates was curious, given that WWDC is only a few weeks away. Show More Summary