Update: The 17-inch Macbook Pro is ready for pre-order in Apple Store Now! (Link)
This is really latest news from Macworld, which introduces the latest family in the MacBook range. Let’s welcome the 17-inch Macbook from Apple.
There are a slew of eco-friendly initiatives in this model plus it boost a super long battery life.
The specs are amazing too:
- Three USB, FireWire 800
- the new glass trackpad
- 2.93 Core 2 Duo processors
- up to 8GB of memory at 1GHz DDR3
- Dual integrated/discrete GeFore 9400M and 9600M GT
- Standard 320GB drive, up to 256GB SSD
- 1920 x 1200 LED backlit display
The battery has a lifespan of 5 years due to the new technology used. It is a non removable battery with 40% increased in size but with the same weight. Because of the 3x recharge cycles, the batteries have longer lifespan. The best part is that it can last 8 hours.
Did I mention to you that Apple is going Green? Here are the things that are created on this new 17-inch Macbook that is really environmental friendly.
Wow! I think this direction from Apple is really nice.
One last thing, this 17-inch Macbook is only available at the end of January with the following config:
- Processor: 2.66GHz
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Storage: 320GB hard drive
- Price: $2799
- (see first pic for more details)
Short video of it in action