Apple MacBook Pro
In all the hoopla that greeted the introduction of the iPad, not much attention has been given to the new MacBook Pros. They are now faster (up to 80 percent faster graphics) and lasts longer (8 to 10 hours). The new 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro models feature Apple’s automatic graphics switching technology that determines which graphics processor (the new NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M or the GeForce 320M) an application needs and switches instantly between processors to deliver peak performance and long battery life.
Apple Updates MacBook Pro Line
Faster Processors, Next-Generation Graphics & Up to 10 Hours of Battery Life
CUPERTINO, California—April 13, 2010—Apple® today updated the MacBook® Pro line with faster processors, powerful next-generation NVIDIA graphics and even longer battery life. The popular 13-inch MacBook Pro features the new NVIDIA GeForce 320M graphics processor for up to 80 percent faster graphics and a groundbreaking 10-hour built-in battery.* The new 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro models feature Intel Core i5 and i7 processors and Apple’s new automatic graphics switching technology that toggles seamlessly between powerful NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M and energy efficient Intel HD Graphics processors.
“The new MacBook Pro is as advanced on the inside as it is stunning on the outside,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “With faster processors, amazing graphics and up to three more hours of battery life, the new MacBook Pro delivers both performance and efficiency.”
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