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Apple13.3" MacBook Pro Notebook Computer with Retina Display
 
4.5

(based on 4 reviews)

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    4.0

    So far so good

    By Lafable

    from San Francisco, CA

    About Me Tech Savvy

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Lightweight
    • Long Battery Life
    • Quality Display

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Apple 13.3" MacBook Pro Notebook Computer with Retina Display:

        I like the display A LOT. Very clear. I kind of miss the optical drive, but the lightness makes up for it. I hate how apple has to change the connections and that you have to buy new cables everytime. This machine has two thunderbolts and 2 USBs and one HDMI. I wish the AC adapter was smaller like the Air. It's still a bit bulky. But with 8 RAM this machine is so much faster than my last powerbook!

        • Primary use:
        • Business

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        5.0

        Lightweight, Sharp Screen, Quiet

        By marletter

        from Berkeley, CA

        About Me Tech Savvy

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable Keyboard
        • Lightweight
        • Long Battery Life
        • Quality Display
        • Quiet

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Music
          • Web Browsing
          • Word Processing

          Comments about Apple 13.3" MacBook Pro Notebook Computer with Retina Display:

          The 13 inch Retina is an amazing machine. I find the keyboard more comfortable than its 15 inch counterpart, the speakers fantastic for its size, the SSD keeps the bootup fast and things quiet, and the screen is gorgeous.

          This is definitely the choice if portability is a priority as its lighter weight makes a world of difference even compared to the marginally heavier 15 inch macbook pro.

          The weaker processor and lack of a discrete graphics card are downsides insomuch as this computer isn't as powerful as it could potentially be (e.g. if you plan on playing video games on an Apple laptop, the 15 inch would better suit your needs by far), but compared to other 13 inch computers out there, this is amongst the fastest.

          Perfect for pretty much anything besides editing movies, playing graphically intensive games, or running programs that are graphics card/processor heavy.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal

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          4.0

          Macbook pro with retina display

          By jamescabinets

          from Topanga

          About Me Quality Oriented

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Easy To Use
          • Fast
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Enhance Experience
            • Replacement
            • Upgrade

            Comments about Apple 13.3" MacBook Pro Notebook Computer with Retina Display:

            I bought this unit principally for the display and operating speed. Both satisfy my expectations, however, I miss the optical drive, sleep light, battery status lights and firewire connections on my previous macbook pro. The somewhat smaller size is also a welcome feature.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

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            5.0

            Just amazing

            By Wagner Assis

            from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

            About Me Value Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Set Up
            • Easy To Use
            • Fast
            • Powerful

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Enhance Experience
              • Upgrade

              Comments about Apple 13.3" MacBook Pro Notebook Computer with Retina Display:

              is everything I expected.

              • Primary use:
              • Business

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