Apple has just refreshed its MacBook Pro 2018 lineup with significant hardware upgrades. The 15-inch MacBook Pro will use Intel’s latest 8-core processors with 6 cores (Intel i7 or i9) at 2.9-4.8 GHz, maximum RAM up to 32 GB, and 4 TB hard drives. SSD.
All 15 inch models are equipped with discrete graphics card Radeon Pro to improve graphics performance.
|Apple is upgrading its configuration with the 8th generation microprocessor on the new MacBook Pro. Picture: The Verge.|
The 13-inch MacBook Pro will be upgraded to an Intel i5 or i7 processor with four cores, combined with the Intel Iris Plus integrated graphics. The 13-inch version will have a maximum of 2 TB of SSD and 16 GB of RAM.
Apple’s move from LPDDR3 RAM to DDR4 RAM can reduce battery life on new MacBooks. However, according to TechCrunch , Apple has increased the battery capacity on the MacBook Pro 2018 to 7.7 watts to maintain the same amount of use as the previous version.
In addition, Apple has also equipped the ‘Hey Siri’ feature on the new MacBook. It is integrated within the Apple T2 chip to provide advanced security solutions for the system.
|The 2018 was first equipped with a True Tone display.|
On this upgrade, Apple brought the new True Tone display technology along with a third-generation butterfly keyboard. Apple said the new keyboard would provide a slightly more stable typing experience. Only the Touch Bar does not receive any new upgrades.
The point that most users are most interested in this upgrade is the new keyboard. A lot of people are skeptical, questioning the quality and stability of the keyboard and it is unclear whether Apple has corrected the bug that exists on its predecessor.
|The new keyboard on the MacBook Pro 2018 feels a lot quieter, but Apple does not say more about fixing the errors on the keyboard.|
According to The Verge , the keyboard on the new MacBook offers a smoother, more comfortable feel than the previous generation. However, Apple does not answer the question of durability and the handling of errors on the old keyboard, which makes many people concerned about the quality of long-term use of the machine.