The eye-catcher in Apple’s event was without question, the new MacBook, but also the well-known MacBook Air and 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display as already suggested in the past week is equipped with a new hardware.
A common have the 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro and the new MacBook: Both models have the new Force-Touch trackpad, which varies due to pressure-sensitive sensors differentiate touch and can react with strong vibrations on it. This recognition can be adjusted according to taste.
In addition to the new trackpad, the 13-inch model but also offers a number of new processors. To select Intel Core processors are now the fifth generation, which are clocked at up to 3.1 GHz; by Turbo Boost up to 3.4GHz possible. Also new is Intel’s Iris 6100 graphics and up to twice as fast flash memory, with transfer rates of up to 1.6 Gbps.
The battery life while surfing the wireless could extend to 10 hours Apple, while looking movies from the iTunes Store are possible up to 12 hours.
The prices for the now available at the Apple Store, 13 “MacBook Pro with Retina display starts at $1,299. The 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display, Apple has not updated.
11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Air with Thunderbolt 2 and faster processors
As had already been evident in the past week, including both series of models of the MacBook Air have been revised. In addition to faster processors, also from the fifth generation Intel Core, up to 2.2GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.2 GHz) missed the Apple airs a Thunderbolt-2-Port and Intel HD 6000 graphics. The flash memory of the new models will also be up to twice as fast as before.
The new MacBook Airs are now available in the Apple Store. The prices for the 11 “MacBook Air starts at $899, the 13-inch model is at least $999.