Apple Unveil 17 inch Macbook Pro

Latest Intel Powered Laptop Makes Debut      26/04/06
Apple Unveil 17 inch Macbook Pro


Apple have just introduced their latest laptop computer. The 17 inch Macbook Pro follows the two 15 inch models launched earlier this year.
Powered by a dual-core Intel engine, Apple say that this new model is up to five times the speed of the PowerBook G4 with eight times the graphics bandwidth. It boasts a Firewire 800 port and an extra USB 2.0 port over the connectivity provided by the 15 inch models.
17� MacBook Pro At a Glance
  • 17-inch widescreen display
  • 2.16GHz Intel Core Duo
  • 667MHz frontside bus and main memory
  • PCI Express architecture
  • 120GB Serial ATA hard drive
  • ATI Mobility Radeon X1600 with up to 256MB memory on 16-lane PCI Express
  • ExpressCard/34 slot
  • Dual-link DVI, VGA adapter included
  • FireWire 400, FireWire 800, and 3 USB 2.0 ports
  • Optical digital and analog audio I/O, built-in microphone and stereo speakers
  • 8x double-layer slot-loading SuperDrive
  • Illuminated keyboard, Scrolling TrackPad
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme (802.11g), Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, and Gigabit Ethernet
  • Mac OS X Tiger with iLife ’06 featuring iWeb, iWork ’06 trial, and more
  • MagSafe Power Adapter
  • Height: 1.0 inch (2.59 cm)
  • Width: 15.4 inches (39.2 cm)
  • Depth: 10.4 inches (26.5 cm)
  • Weight: 6.8 pounds (3.1 kg) with battery and optical drive installed
  • Price and Availability
    Available now. MSRP $2799 USD More information:
    • www.apple.com More From: APPLE
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