The 13-inch model goes up to 16GB of memory and 2TB of SSD storage.
The new models - one 13-inch model and one 15-inch model, both with Apple's Touch Bar - have new chips that Apple said should dramatically increase performance. Flipkart's Big Shopping Days to Start From 16 July; Offers Mobile Discounts, Cashback Deals and More. Meanwhile, the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar moves from the quad-core CPUs to current-generation six-core i7 and i9 processors.
Apple has boosted its MacBook lineup with some better processing power and a new keyboard. However, the base model which starts at RM 7,499 is equipped with quad-core 8th Gen Intel Core i5 instead alongside 8GB LPDDR3-2133 RAM, and 256GB solid state drive.
Apple updated its MacBook Pro models with faster performance and new features on Thursday, which the company claims is "the most advanced Mac notebook ever". Mi Max 3 Smartphone Confirmed to Launch on July 19; Specifications and Features to Expect.
The 13inch MacBook Pro is going for $1,799 while the 15inch version is going for $2,399. Similar to the 15-inch model, the price of the 13-inch MacBook Pro is same as that of its predecessor as well, starting at $1,799, while the India pricing starts at Rs. 1,49,900.
Apple announced updated versions of its professional MacBook Pro 2018. Every 15-incher has a refreshed Radeon GPU with 4GB DDR5 and can be configured with up to 4TB of SSD. The Macs also include updated Intel Corp. processors.
According to Apple the 15-inch variant is 70 per cent faster than current MacBook Pros, while the smaller of the two is twice as fast.
Unfortunately, while the new 2018 MacBook Pro does have an updated third-generation keyboard, Apple has confirmed it did not fix the sticky key issue. The sleeve costs $179 for the 13-inch MacBook Pro and $199 for the 15-inch model. However, the new models still use a butterfly keyboard, and those who find them uncomfortable to type on will likely be sad to learn of the retirement of the only non-butterfly MacBook Pro option.
Apple's priciest laptops have been given a major upgrade.