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Apple MacBook Pro UK price and specifications round-up

All the details on Apple's MacBook Pro with Intel Ivy Bridge

Apple has announced its refreshed line-up of MacBook laptops, unveiled at its worldwide developer conference (WWDC) in San Francisco.

Both the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro have been updated and the latter has a model with Retina quality display. We've collated all the prices and specifications together so you can see the differences and which one suits you.

Apple MacBook Pro 13 and 15 2012

See also: Apple MacBook Pro Retina UK price and specifications round-up

See also: Apple MacBook Air UK price and specifications round-up

Apple MacBook Pro 2012

The MacBook Pro can be configured to order if you want to tweak some of the hardware. You can choose up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM, hard drives up to 1TB and solid state drives (SSD) up to 512GB.

Apple MacBook Pro 15in 2012

Moving to the 15in model of the MacBook Pro gives you a Core i7 Ivy Bridge Processor. It also adds in an nVidia graphics card. It is configurable to order with the option of a 1680x1050 high-resolution glossy or antiglare display, 2.7GHz Core i7, 8GB of RAM and hard drives up to 1TB and solid state drives (SSD) up to 512GB.

 

15in MacBook Pro: 2.3GHz

15in MacBook Pro: 2.6GHz

Price

£1,499

£1,799

Processor

2.3GHz Intel Ivy Bridge Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz) with 6MB shared L3 cache

2.6GHz Intel Ivy Bridge Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz) with 6MB shared L3 cache

Display

15.4-in LED-backlit display with 1440 x 900 resolution

RAM

4GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM

8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM

Storage

500GB 5,400rpm hard drive

750GB 5,400rpm hard drive

Graphics

Intel HD Graphics 4000 and nVidia GeForce 650M with 512MB of GDDR5

Intel HD Graphics 4000 and nVidia GeForce 650M with 1GB of GDDR5

Camera

720p FaceTime HD camera

Wireless

Optical

802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0

DVD 8x SuperDrive

Ports

MagSafe power port, gigabit ethernet, FireWire 800, Thunderbolt, 2 x USB 3.0, SDXC card slot, audio line in/out, Kensington lock slot

Audio

Stereo speakers with subwoofer, omnidirectional microphone, audio line in/out

Battery life

77.5Wh battery, 7 hours wireless web

Dimensions

364 x 249 x 24mm, 2.56kg

Software

Mac OS X Lion

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