06/26/2012, For those planning on getting their hands on Apple’s next-gen MacBook Pro with Retina display, Japanese site IT Media has released a report on the laptop and revealed just how hot it is when idling, watching video and when pushed to its limit. The image above also accompanies the report which is the thermal imaging of the MacBook Pro, showing at which parts of the laptop get the hottest and […]
06/22/2012, When Apple took the wraps off their next-gen MacBook Pro with Retina Display graphics, one of the programs they used to highlight this new feature was Blizzard’s recently launched Diablo 3. While they did not state specifically that they had worked with Blizzard on optimizing the game for the Retina display, the game appeared to have run on the new computer without much difficulty. Blizzard has since come forward and […]
06/22/2012, For those unfamiliar, ClearPlex is a company that produces screen protectors for mobile phones. Given that our mobile phones these days feature some pretty tough glass displays, screen protectors aren’t really that necessary, although they do give many users that peace of mind. That being said, the folks at ClearPlex have released a video which features a grandmother using a machine gun and a shotgun on Apple’s MacBook Pro and […]
06/17/2012, This detailed Retina Macbook Pro Review (15") goes over the strengths and weaknesses of Apple's latest high-end laptop and covers usage for both Max OS X and Windows.
06/15/2012, The new Macbook Pro 15 with Retina display has landed in our office and here’s the unboxing video. Overall, it is a much thinner Macbook Pro 15, thanks to the departure of the optical drive. Those who need to read CD/DVDs can still use an external one, whether it is from Apple or not (we used to have a USB Samsung optical drive for the Macbook Air).
06/15/2012, If you were planning on placing an order for Apple’s next-gen MacBook Pros with Retina display, you’ll be disappointed to learn that due to the immense popularity (or low stock) of the laptop, shipping times have been increased, with users having to wait anywhere between 3-4 weeks for their order to arrive – that’s assuming you waited a while before placing your order. However it seems that there are some […]
06/15/2012, We do know that the newly introduced MacBook Pro with Retina Display comes in a 15″ model, but word on the street has it that Cupertino might just work on a 13″ MacBook Pro which has a Retina Display as well, coming in the form of a product update later this fall. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities sent a note to investors this week that he fully expects Apple […]
06/14/2012, Back when Apple announced their next-gen MacBook Pro with Retina display, they also announced that several editing programs such as Adobe Photoshop will be updating itself to match the Retina display. Now some of you guys are probably wondering why does Photoshop need an update? After all it already supports large display resolutions, like 2,560×1,440 displays from the iMac and the HP Z1 workstation, so why would it have a […]
06/13/2012, Who would have thought that the world’s economy is in shambles, especially in the light of the new high resolution MacBook Pro which constitutes as the next generation MacBook Pro? Just earlier this morning, we talked about how the new $2,200 MacBook Pro has had its supply exhausted, with the delivery date being pushed back to two or three weeks. Well, it seems that at the end of Tuesday evening, […]
06/13/2012, A couple of days ago, Apple confirmed the rumors and speculation that a Retina display MacBook Pro was in the works. Dubbed the next-gen MacBook Pro, this bad boy features a thinner build compared to its older MacBook Pro siblings, along with a 15.4” display capable of displaying an impressive resolution of 2880×1800. Perhaps trying to convince those who might have missed out on WWDC or who weren’t blown away […]
06/13/2012, Apple has been known for creating good looking products that not only look good outside, but look good on the inside too. This is why we can’t help but marvel at Apple’s latest MacBook Pro with a Retina display which the folks at iFixit have taken apart as they usually do with new products and gadgets. Unfortunately just like the MacBook Air and the new iPad, it seems that iFixit […]
06/13/2012, When Apple announced their Retina capable next-gen MacBook Pros, naturally there were those who lauded its display while its detractors left their two cents as well. Given its price tag of $2,199 for the base model and $2,799 for the high-end model, it is safe to assume that this MacBook Pro is not for everyone. That being said, it seems that shipping times for the next-gen MacBook Pro have increased […]
06/11/2012, So, the rumors have proved true – there is such a thing as the next generation MacBook Pro, which will come with a Retina Display. Just what kind of new computing era will be ushered in with a Retina Display? Well, Apple claims that the next generation MacBook Pro is the most beautiful computer that they have ever made, and I would say that most folks would concur that no notebook is […]
06/11/2012, The MacBook Pro is not spared from a hardware refresh either at WWDC 2012, where it has been described as the “quintessential professional notebook”. Underneath the hood, you will be able to enjoy a performance boost with new Ivy Bridge processors that max out at 2.7GHz on the quad-core i7, accompanied by integrated graphics that are claimed by Apple to be up to 60% faster than its predecessor. You can […]