Apple's revamped MacBook line

Apple's revamped MacBook line

Summary: Let's take a look at Apple's updated MacBook line.

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Let's take a look at Apple's updated MacBook line.

Check out the complete gallery of new MacBooks and MacBook Pros here

MacBook Air

  • 13.3-inch (viewable) LED-backlight glossy widescreen, 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Up to 4.5 hours of wireless productivity
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme (802.11n)
  • Built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Built-in iSight camera
  • Mini DisplayPort video output with support for DVI, dual-DVI, and VGA video output via adapters (sold separately)
  • headphone out, microphone, speaker

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Two flavors:

1.6GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo processor with 1066MHz frontside bus
  • 2GB Memory
  • 120GB SATA hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics
  • $1,799

1.86GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo processor with 1066MHz frontside bus
  • 2GB Memory
  • 128GB solid-state drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics
  • $2,499

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Both set to ship November '08.

MacBook -->

13" MacBook

  • 13.3-inch (viewable) LED-backlight glossy widescreen, 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Up to 5 hours of wireless productivity
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme (802.11n)
  • Built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Built-in 10/100/100BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Two USB 2.0 ports
  • Built-in iSight camera
  • Mini DisplayPort video output with support for DVI, dual-Link DVI, and VGA video output via adapters (sold separately)
  • Combined optical digital/headphone out, combined optical digital/audio line in, microphone, speakers with subwoofers

 

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Three flavors:

2.0GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 2GB DDR3 Memory
  • 160GB hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics
  • $1,299

2.4GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 2GB DDR3 Memory
  • 250GB hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics
  • $1,599

2.1GHz "White" 13" MacBook

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 1GB DDR2 Memory
  • 120GB hard drive
  • Intel GMA X3100 graphics
  • $999

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Available now.

MacBook Pro -->

15" MacBook Pro

  • 15.4-inch (viewable) LED-backlit glossy widescreen, 1440 by 900 pixels
  • Up to 5 hours of wireless productivity
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme (802.11n)
  • Built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Built-in 10/100/100BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Two USB 2.0 ports
  • One FireWire 800 port
  • One ExpressCard/34 slot
  • Built-in iSight camera
  • Mini-DisplayPort video out-put with support for DVI, dual-Link DVI, and VGA video output via adapters (sold separately)
  • Combined optical digital/headphone out, combined optical digital/audio line in, microphone, speakers with subwoofers

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2.4GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 15-inch widescreen
  • 2GB Memory
  • 250GB hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M + 9600M GT with 256MB
  • $1,999

2.53GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 15-inch widescreen
  • 4GB Memory
  • 320GB hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M + 9600M GT with 512MB
  • $2,499

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17" MacBook Pro

  • 7-inch (viewable) LED-backlit glossy widescreen, 1920 by 1200 pixels
  • Up to 5 hours of wireless productivity
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme (802.11n)
  • Built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Built-in 10/100/100BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Three USB 2.0 ports
  • One FireWire 800 port
  • One FireWire 400 port
  • One ExpressCard/34 slot
  • Built-in iSight camera
  • Built-in stereo speakers, built-in omnidirectional microphone
  • Combined optical digital input/analog line in and Combined optical digital output/analog line out

One flavor:

2.5GHz

  • Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 17-inch widescreen
  • 4GB Memory
  • 320GB hard drive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT with 512MB
  • $2,799

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  • Adrian

    YOU ARE THE MOST INFORMED PERSON THAT I HAVE
    READ ON THIS SUBJECT...PLEASE KEEP IT UP. USUALLY, THE STORY IS SHORT AND NOT VERY
    INFORMATIVE. WHEN A NEW MACHINE OR CHIP OR
    ANYTHING ELSE COMES OUT...YOU ALWAYS SEEM TO HAVE THE REAL INSIDE STORY.

    Thanks Dave Packard
    djp@...
  • RE: Apple's revamped MacBook line

    Nice, smart, expensive
    johninc
  • Fail.

    2x the laptop for the same money.

    http://www.sagernotebook.com/default.php
    Spiritusindomit@...
    • Maybe, but...

      But designed in the former DDR or Soviet Union...
      rhon@...
  • Firewire

    What do they want us to do about all our Firewire peripherals?
    Dan__
    • buy new ones of course with USB that won't work

      as well. And forget about video, I don't get it, time to buy from the refurb section.
      marks055@...