Apple MacBook Pro (17-inch) Unibody

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(added 06 Jun 2009)
Apple MacBook Pro

A groundbreaking development in the domain of laptop made by Apple – by innovating a new series, like MacBook Pro 17” Unibody – primarily the sibling of MacBook Pro 15”. It is accompanying multiple highly creative features, which makes this latest series stand out among the mob.

In this latest model, its hardware, build quality, and the overall mechanism inside – you can say it, the same PC (albeit somewhat more massive than the past few series). The past MacBook design is employed in this model either, and the designed company – Apple considers this laptop the “world’s thinnest and lightest 17-inch notebook”.

Pro 17 series is only a pound heavier than the 15” version, so its weight is 6.6 pounds, we can look ahead to be a household gadget either, aiming to prove a widget for the use of all ages and gender. In case, you are interested to differentiate the dimension and size from its other newer series from a distance, you will never find any major difference between them.

As far as the daily errands are concerned, this laptop is mainly too much, than your requirement, as I guess. The users who are engaged in graphics-driven projects, they can probably get by just fine with one of the smaller models. The main benefit here is the extensive screen real estate, matte display, and the apparently gigantic battery life.

This latest 17” notebook is aptly matched to such people, who are very eager for the video or photography fun pursuits. Apple is also trying to project features, such as 60 percent greater color range in the display.

Interestingly, the working pace on this MacBook series is sufficiently quick. Leaping from software to software, handling with huge images, option to open CPU intensive websites, so having a lot of applications open at once doesn’t upset the Pro user. The SSD is the main player and an increased responsiveness observed relatively to other PCs.

This is not something like a gag, yet a reality, that this latest series is a real groundbreaking notebook, that has already been demanded by many fans of it.

Notebook Specifications:

Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T9550 2.66 GHz

Mainboard: Nvidia MCP79MX (9400M G)

Memory: 4096 MB, PC3-8500F (533 MHz) DDR3 7-7-7-20-27 Samsung

Graphics adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT - 512 MB, Core: 500 MHz, Memory: 792 MHz, GDDR3, 177.56 (Boot Camp)

Display: 17.0 Zoll 16:10, 1920x1200 pixel, glossy or optional non glossy

HDD: Fujitsu MHZ2160BH FFS G1, 160GB 5400rpm

Soundcard: Realtek ALC885/889A

Connections: 1 Express Card 34mm, 3 USB, 1 Firewire, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: analog/optical input & output, MacRemote, DisplayPort Mini, FireWire 800

Networking: NVIDIA nForce 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet (10/100/1000MBit), Broadcom 802.11a/b/g/n (abgn), 2.0+ EDR Bluetooth

Optical drive: HL-DT-ST DVDRW GS21N

Size: height x width x depth (in mm): 26 x 393 x 267

Weight: 2.98 kg Power Supply: 0.297 kg

Battery: 95 Wh Lithium-Polymer, not replaceable by user

Operating System: Apple Mac Os X 10.5

Price: 2499 Euro

Additional features:

Microfiber cloth


Small power supply unit

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