Apple has updated their MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, to offer faster performance and new pro features.
“The latest generation MacBook Pro is the fastest and most powerful notebook we’ve ever made,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “Now with 8th-generation 6-core processors, up to 32GB of system memory, up to 4TB of super fast SSD storage, new True Tone technology in its Retina display and Touch Bar, the Apple T2 chip for enhanced security and a third-generation quieter keyboard packed into its thin and light aluminum design with all-day battery life, it’s the best notebook for pro users.”
The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar can be optioned with a quad-core Intel Core i5 or i7 processors up to 2.7 GHz with Turbo Boost. It also has Intel Iris Plus integrated graphics 655 with 128MB of eDRAM. It can be optioned with up to a 2TB SSD, has an Apple T2 chip, True Tone display technology, four Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports and Touch Bar with Touch ID. The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar starts at $2,399 CAD.
The 15-inch MacBook Pro with TouchBar can be equipped with 6-core Intel Core i7 and i9 processors up to 2.7 GHz with Turbo Boost. You can get up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM, Radeon Pro discrete graphics with 4GB of video memory, up to 4TB SSD. It also has an Apple T2 Chip, Touch Bar with Touch ID, four Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports and True Tone display technology. The 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar starts at $3,199 CAD.
Apple also introduced new leather sleeves for the refreshed MacBook Pro (both the 13-inch and 15-inch), they come in three colours, Saddle Brown, Midnight Blue and Black. The laptops are running macOS High Sierra but they can be updated to macOS Mojave this fall.
You can buy the updated MacBook Pro with Touch Bar now from Apple’s website.