Apple Macbook Pro 2018 15" 512GB Touch Bar Laptops

Manufacturer:                                                  Apple
Model:                                                              Apple Macbook Pro with Touch Bar 15-inch 2018 2.3GHz quad-core Intel Core i5
Platform:                                                          Mac
OS Version:                                                     macOS High Sierra
Processor:                                                       2.2GHz 6-core Intel Core i7, Turbo Boost up to 4.1GHz, with 9MB shared L3 cache
Ram:                                                                 16GB
Storage:                                                           512GB
Graphics:                                                         Radeon Pro 555X with 4GB of GDDR5
Screen Size:                                                    15.4 inch
Display Resolution:                                        Retina display
                                                                         15.4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2880-by-1800 native resolution at 220 pixels per inch                                                                                 with support for millions of colors
Supported scaled resolutions:                    1920 by 1200
                                                                        1680 by 1050
                                                                        1280 by 800
                                                                        1024 by 640
Camera:                                                            720p FaceTime HD camera
Wireless:                                                          Wi-Fi
                                                                          802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
                                                                          Bluetooth
                                                                          Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technologyy
Battery:                                                            Built-in 83.6-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
Availability:                                                      In Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart, Darwin, Gold Coast and more )

Description

The Apple MacBook Pro 2018 in Australia comes with an identical design of 2017’s MacBook Pro. But overall it’s an attractive Machine of 2018 so far. The solid block of Aluminum is normally decorated with an insightful Apple logo on the lid. The bezels around 15.4-inches are slim compared to 2016 and 2017 models and competitors such as Dell’s XPS Line. There are massive Touchpad and Speaker grilles on both sides on a keyboard and the function row is replaced with OLED Touch Bar. Do you love it, or hat it? The dimensions are 13.8 x 9.5 x 0.6 and weigh only 4 pounds, making MacBook Pro 2018 with Touch Bar lighter compared to competing Notebooks and of a comparable size.

Key Specifications

  • Touch Bar with Integrated touch ID sensor
  • Available in Silver and Space Gray
  • Retina 15.4-inches LED-Backlit Display with True Tone Technology
  • The Display Resolution is 2880 x 1800 Pixels Resolution
  • A processor is Intel Core i7 Turbo Boost Up to 4.1GHz with 9MB Shared L3 Cache
  • 512GB Onboard Memory (Configurable Up to 4TB)
  • RAM: 16GB (Configurable Up to 32GB)
  • Graphics are Radeon Pro 560X with 4GB of GDDR5 Memory and Automatic Graphics Switching Intel UHD Graphics 630
  • Four Thunderbolt 3 USB-C Ports with Support for Charging and DisplayPort
  • Full-Size Backlit Keyboard with Touch Bar with Integrated Touch ID Sensor
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 ac Wi-Fi Wireless Networking IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n compatible
  • Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Technology
  • Built-in 83.6-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
  • Height: 0.61-inches (1.55 cm) Width: 13.75-inches (34.93 cm) Depth: 9.48-inches (24.07 cm) Weight: 4.02 Pounds (1.83 kg) 3

Quick Overview

Taking a start from MacBook Pro 2018 with Touch Bar’s display, it’s measuring 15.4-inches crisp and bright display with True Tone Technology offering high-quality images even beyond your expectations. Based on several online tests, 2880 x 1800 Pixels screen out on a 4K documentary from Evolve wrestling promotion where performers are rendered so clearly like you’re in the front row. Apple says. MacBook Pro 2018 is backed by advanced multichannel sensors in order to adjust colours and intensity of the screen.

The 3rd generation butterfly keyboard in MacBook Pro 2018 is an incremental improvement over 2017 models which was an even little improvement over initial keyboard launched in 2016 MacBook Pro. Apple has claimed that it’s quieter and has slightly softer-feeling feedback for each key press.

Performance-wise, Apple MacBook Pro 2018 with Touch Bar houses an Intel Core i7 CPU Turbo Boost Up to 4.3GHz with 9MB L3 Cache and 16GB of RAM which combines for blindingly fast performance. According to Geekbench 4 general performance test, MacBook Pro 2018 posted a massive score of 23,138 compared to 11,318 premium notebook average. The upgraded Touch Bar MacBook Pro with a new and proprietary chip named T2 enabling such security measures as an encrypted SSD and a secure boot process.

Pros

  • Refined and quieter keyboard
  • 8th Generation Intel CPU for smooth and silky performance
  • Fastest SSD
  • Significantly slim, light and eye-catching design
  • Sharp and crisp display with True Tone Technology
  • Strong and crystal-clear sound

Cons

  • No USB Type-A ports
  • Exorbitant price
  • Warm underside
  • Post selection still stinks
  • Battery life can suffer a times

The Apple MacBook Pro 2018 512GB Touch Bar Price in Australia starts from 3350-3400 AUD with 15” screen, 16GB of RAM and Intel Core i7 Processor. 256GB SSD variant with 16GB of RAM and Intel Core i7 Turbo Boost Up to 4.1GHz and 9MB shared L3 Cache set users back around AU$2500-2550. Be noted that one thing which pushes the price to this sky-high level is that 4TB hard drive. In short, adding a massive storage leaves a dent on your wallet but do you really need that much amount of storage?