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MacBook Pro with Retina Display

MacBook Pro with Retina Display

The MacBook Pro with Retina display is the ideal notebook for enthusiasts and professionals looking for fast performance in an incredibly compact and light design. The Force Touch trackpad, powerful Intel Core processors, high-performance graphics, faster PCIe-based flash storage, outstanding battery life, and a stunning Retina display take the MacBook Pro to a whole new level of performance.

13-inch 15-inch
Apple price (U.S.) $1299 $1499
$1999 $2499
Processor 2.7GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
(Broadwell), Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
2.9GHz dual-core Intel
Core i5 (Broadwell),
Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz
2.2GHz quad-core Intel
Core i7 (Crystalwell),
Turbo Boost up to 3.4GHz
2.5GHz quad-core Intel Core
i7 (Crystalwell),
Turbo Boost up to 3.7GHz
Graphics Intel Iris Graphics 6100

Intel Iris Pro Graphics Intel Iris Pro Graphics
AMD Radeon R9 M370X
with 2GB GDDR5 video memory
Memory 8GB 1866MHz 16GB 1600MHz
Storage 128GB PCIe-based flash 256GB PCIe-based flash 512GB PCIe-based
256GB PCIe-based
512GB PCIe-based
Battery Up to 10 hours of wireless web; up to 12 hours of
iTunes movie playback
Up to 9 hours of wireless web or
iTunes movie playback
Note: A 13-inch MacBook Pro model with 2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor (Ivy Bridge), 4GB memory, 500GB hard drive, DVD drive, and Intel HD Graphics 4000 continues to be available for $1099 (U.S.).

Key messages

All-new Force Touch trackpad
• Force sensors allow you to click anywhere with a uniform feel
• Customizable click sensitivity
• Taptic Engine delivers click sensations
through haptic feedback
• Use Force click for easier access to
helpful tools and information
• Fast-forward or zoom by gradually
applying pressure to the trackpad
• Supports all the Multi-Touch gestures
that Mac users love

Powerful processors
• Dual-core i5 and i7 Intel Core processors
with Turbo Boost up to 3.4GHz on the
13-inch model
• Quad-core Intel Core i7 processors with
Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz on the
15-inch model
• Designed to reduce power consumption
while maintaining high performance

High-performance graphics
• Intel Iris Graphics 6100 (13-inch) and Iris Pro Graphics (15-inch) for advanced
integrated graphics performance
• For even better graphics performance,
choose the 15-inch model with AMD Radeon R9 M370X graphics - up to 80% faster than previous-generation discrete graphics

Faster PCIe-based flash storage
• Up to 2.5 times faster than previous
generation flash storage
• Superior reliability and up to 22 times
faster than a traditional hard drive
• Quickly start up and launch apps

Stunning Retina display
• The 15-inch model has over 5 million pixels and the 13-inch model has over
4 million
• High contrast ratio results in deeper
blacks and brighter whites
• Colors are more vivid and images take
on a new level of realism
• Everything is visible down to

Thunderbolt 2 ports
• Two ports deliver up to 20Gbps of
bandwidth for each external device—so
you can move data up to 4 times faster
than with USB 3
• Daisy-chain multiple displays and high performance devices while maintaining
maximum throughput

Compact and light design
• Only 3.48 pounds for the 13-inch model,
4.49 pounds for the 15-inch model, and
both just 0.71 inch thin

Other key technologies
• 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0
• HDMI and USB 3 ports
• FaceTime HD camera for video calls
• Dual mics and stereo speakers

Essential Additions
• Apple Thunderbolt Display
• Apple MiniDisplay Port video adapters
• Apple USB SuperDrive
• Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
• AirPort Time Capsule

Additional Resources
MacBook Pro with Retina Display
MacBook Pro Tech Specs

Quick Demos

Try out the Force Touch trackpad
• Click at the bottom of the trackpad, then click at the top to show that you can click anywhere for a uniform feel.
• Visit a web page, use Force click (deeper press) on a word to get its definition, then click on an address to see a map.
• Play a movie in iMovie or QuickTime. Show how you can accelerate the fast-forwarding speed by pressing with more force, and then slow it down by applying less force.

Show how compact and light it is
• Let the customer pick up the MacBook Pro with Retina display to experience the size and weight.

Show off the Retina display
• Open Mail and Safari, and highlight how text and icons look crisp—it’s like reading a printed page.
• Open Photos and point out how crisp the images look, even in the thumbnail view. Select an image, go to full-screen mode and highlight the detail you see in the photo. Using the right arrow key, page through more images without leaving full-screen mode.

Show the expansion ports
• Point out that it’s packed with advanced I/O technology: two Thunderbolt 2 ports, two USB 3 ports, an HDMI port, an SDXC card slot, and a MagSafe 2 power adapter port—all in a compact design.