If I could only have one MacBook (which is usually the case for your average laptop-buyer), this is the one I'd pick, without hesitation. Fewer issues than its 15-inch cousin, which pioneered the Retina line, combined with a much lighter...Show More Summary
It was just last Fall that Apple announced the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display but Apple is already facing some competition from the likes of Google’s Chromebook Pixel and now Samsung is getting in on the game. This morning Samsung announced that it is manufacturing a 13.3-inch display that will have higher pixel [...]Show More Summary
Samsung does make some great displays, for sure, though while they've taken on the Retina Display on mobile, their laptop displays pale in comparison next to the MacBook Pro's Retina Display. In truth, only Google's Chromebook Pixel and Toshiba's new Kirabook can really sit at the same table as the Retina MacBook Pro. Show More Summary
Toshiba's luxurious Kirabook is the first Windows laptop to feature a display rivaling Apple’s Retina technology. The Kirabook is also thinner and much lighter than Apple’s MacBook Pro, and it’s outfitted with a touchscreen. But although...Show More Summary
Would you still buy a non-Retina MacBook? The Retina MacBook Pro has been with us for almost a full year now. The 15-inch version came to us by way of WWDC 2012, and frankly was unlike any laptop computer ever seen. The incredible 2880x1800...Show More Summary
If any of you, friends and fiends alike, are looking to replace an ageing laptop, or just have money to burn, I have a MacBook Pro 13? with Retina Display for sale. It’s in as-new condition, and is the model which retails for £1,249 on the Apple UK website. Still under warranty, naturally. If you’re [...]
Editor’s Note: The following article is reprinted from the Geek Tech blog at PCWorld.com. A MacRumors forum thread details how to run Apple’s latest laptop with the pixel-density turned all the way up by using a program called SwitchResX. By...Show More Summary
Last week, Toshiba entered the ultra high-end laptop market with the KIRAbook, a thin and light Ultrabook with a number of compelling features. The laptop is the first Windows 8 device to feature a Retina-level display (or PixelPure as Toshiba calls) it, throwing it into direct competition with Apple's MacBook Pro with Retina display. Show More Summary
You don’t necessarily have to spend $1,200+ on a new MacBook Pro to get a computer with a Retina display. Providing you’re happy to pull apart your iPad and you know what you’re doing with a soldering iron, you can build your a Retina display for your PC. That’s what Polish hacker Andrzej did. Andrzej took [...]Show More Summary
There are few Apple devices Moshi wouldn't like to cover with an iGlaze hard case, the latest of which is the 13" Retina MacBook Pro in translucent and graphite black color options. That's good news if you own one, because the iGlaze Pro is worth considering no matter what you need covered.
Pupil (US$5.00) is an app specifically designed for Macs with Retina displays, specifically Apple's retina-equipped MacBook Pro range (rMBP). Although Mac OS X gives users 5 screen resolution options, they are cumbersome to access and...Show More Summary
Although it doesn’t offer the customization options Uncommon is known for, Deflector for MacBook Pro ($50) is still worth your consideration. We received the 13” model, but it’s also available for the 15” MacBook Pro with Retina display. Both are like many of the other MacBook case solutions on the market, with a two-piece construction and soft touch finish. ...
We’ve reviewed and enjoyed a number of TwelveSouth products over the years. We were intrigued by the hollowed out book idea with the company’s original BookBook case for the MacBook Air and since it has brought out similar hand distressed leather BookBook cases for other Apple devices, like the iPhone and iPad mini. While maybe [...]
Portable Mac prices continue their downward trend, as one authorized reseller has dropped the price on Apple's entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display to just $1,299, a savings of $400.
From 9to5Toys.com: MacConnection quietly updated their price on the 13-inch Retina MAcBook Pro to $1299 with free shipping last night. That’s $200 off Apple’s price and the lowest we’ve ever seen for a Retina Display MacBook Pro. This is the base model with 2.5GHz Core i5, 8GB RAM and 128GB SSD. A quick look at our [...]
More and more of us are trading in our desktops for a laptop and external display combination. I recently made the jump myself when I purchased a MacBook Pro 13? Retina, along with an Apple Cinema Display. While this type of set-up can be super convenient, leaving your MacBook to lay flat on your desk The post Rain Design mTower Macbook Stand Review appeared first on Chip Chick.
Google announced its Chromebook Pixel high-end laptop last month which features a screen that’s capable of producing a high-DPI of 239 dots per inch, which is slightly higher than Apple’s MacBook Pro Retina’s display. Because of this,...Show More Summary
Apple built a nifty standby mode into its recent MacBook Pro with Retina Display and MacBook Air notebooks that gives the machines up to 30 days of standby time, but... Keep reading ?
When the MacBook Pro with Retina Display first came out, it could make a fair claim towards being “the highest-resolution notebook ever.” Now that Google has unveiled Related Stories This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: EverClip, Couch Music...Show More Summary
Retina MacBook Pros with old tagline When the 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro arrived, it was the second highest resolution notebook ‘ever’ even though its 2560×1600 screen was a relatively diminutive 13.3 inches diagonally. The highest resolution laptop was of course on its big brother, the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. Apple made note of it with the [...]