Apple has updated the most expensive MacBook Pro models. In laptops appeared Intel eighth-generation displays True Tone and a new keyboard that was quiet.

15-inch MacBook Pro received a modification with 6-core Intel i7 Coffee Lake and i9, RAM to 32 GB DDR4 and SSD up to 4TB. The base model costs 194 990 RUB.

MacBook Pro with 13-inch screen is equipped with Intel Coffee Lake i5 and i7 processors, integrated graphics Intel Iris 655 128 MB eDRAM 8 GB of RAM DDR3L and SSD up to 2 TB. Prices start from 109 990 rubles.

According to Apple’s 15-inch MacBook Pro began to work 70% faster, while the 13-inch model is 50%, compared to the MacBook Pro 2017. The speed of the SSD read up to 3.2 GB/s.

In both models, a slightly increased battery capacity to compensate for the increased performance, so the stated battery life has not changed. It is also the first Apple laptops that are equipped with an additional chip T2. He is responsible for starting the voice assistant by using the phrase”Hey Siri”, as well as storing encrypted files.

This is also the first Apple laptops that support True Tone. This means that the color temperature of the screen will change depending on the color temperature of the room. Touch Bar also supports True Tone.

Keys MacBook Pro with “Butterfly”, which received a lot of negative reviews, has been updated. Apple says nothing about the reliability of the new mechanism, but promises that the keyboard has become quieter.

In addition to the new laptops, Apple announced leather cases for them. Previously, they were only available for 12-inch MacBook. Case for 13-inch MacBook Pro costs 14 990 rubles, MacBook Pro 15 — 16 990 rubles

Specifications MacBook Pro 2018 with 15 inch screen:

  • 6-core Intel Core i7 and Core i9 to 2.9 GHz with Turbo Boost to 4.8 GHz
  • Up to 32GB of DDR4 memory
  • Discrete graphics Radeon Pro with 4 GB of memory in each configuration
  • SSD up to 4TB
  • The screen support True Tone
  • T2 Apple Chip
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID

Specifications MacBook Pro 2018 with a screen 13 inches:

  • Quad-core Intel Core i5 and i7 processors up to 2.7 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.5 GHz
  • Integrated graphics Intel Iris Plus 655 memory 128 MB eDRAM
  • SSD up to 2TB
  • The screen support True Tone
  • T2 Apple Chip
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID


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