Apple today announced the all new upgraded 13-inch MacBook Pro device with Magic Keyboard and 10th Gen Intel processors. 5 months after the company updated the 15-inch MacBook Pro with 16-inch MacBook Pro, it has finally updated the 13-inch model of Apple’s top-tier MacBook lineup. The refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro gets Intel’s new 10th Gen processors (on the top-end variants), the all-new Magic Keyboard, slender bezels, and even faster memory. Let’s check out the details.
Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro Details
The new 13-inch MacBook Pro follows similar design as its predecessor but the new model has thinner bezels which makes the gadgets looks slimmer and compact. On the hardware front, the laptop has the new Magic keyboard which replaces the not so popular Butterfly keyboard which has been used from 2015. Apart from fixing several flaws which the butterfly keyboard had, the new Magic keyboard has a new Escape Key present near the Touch Bar and Touch ID.
On the specifications, the top-end variants of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro comes with Intel’s 10th-generation processors and have help for Intel Iris graphics. The entry-level variants are still powered by the old Intel’s 8th Gen Whiskey Lake processors. The device now has options as much as 4TB of SSD storage choices with the base model now providing 256GB of storage. The base variant has one less Thunderbolt Three ports ( 3) compared to higher variants which hast 4 Thunderbolt Three ports. The built-in Intel Iris Plus Graphics claims to posses as much as 80 % higher efficiency over the earlier technology 13-inch MacBook Pro had.
The display resolution of the new device is similar — 2,560 x 1,600 like the old one. It’s sharp sufficient for the 13.3-inch show and helps P3 extensive coloration gamut and 500 nits of brightness. The price of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro begin at $1,299 and is already on pre-order. We expect the updated Macbook pro to launch in India very soon once the Lockdown ends.