Assessing the MacBook Pro Summary: Apple's 17-inch MacBook Pro has a solid array of components, a terrific set of features and is the lightest of any laptop its size. CNET's Michelle Thatcher takes a look. May 22, 2006 -- 20:30 GMT (13:30 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Processors, Apple, Hardware, Laptops, Mobility Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.