Apple MacBook Pro 13.3 inch - Winter 2011 Version - Intel Core i5

  • Apple MacBook Pro 13.3 inch - Winter 2011 Version - Intel Core i5
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Based on 14 scores, 17 reviews available
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Pros:

  • Speedier processor.
  • Thunderbolt port for a little future proofing.
  • High-def FaceTime camera records 720p video in iMovie.

Cons:

  • At 1440x900, 13-inch MacBook Air has a higher-resolution display.
  • Built-in battery canít be removed.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Expert Reviews on 100

A new processor and Thunderbolt connectivity brings the MacBook Air bang up to date; now that performance is in line with the rest of the industry, there’s no question that it is ultimate ultra-portable....

By PC Advisor on 90

Other than a relatively small hard drive, it’s difficult to find fault with the entry-level Apple MacBook Pro 13in – a powerful, versatile and well-constructed laptop for work and play. One standout feature for all Macs is that you can now...

By ConsumerSearch on -

The 13-inch MacBook Pro has made substantial performance improvements thanks to the latest Intel Sandy Bridge processors. The 13-inch Pro laptops come in two models, differentiated by their CPU and hard drives, but reviewers say performance is similar...

By NotebookCheck on 87

The high-quality case and price have not changed. While the quality of the case serves as an example, the high price to pay for this premium quality should come as no surprise. Among other highlights are the comfortable and conviently backlit...

By Mac|Life on 90

The MacBook Pro is a dream laptop, delivering more power than the Air and more bells and whistles too—the FireWire and Ethernet ports the Air lacks completely, plus that fancier FaceTime camera, and our personal favorite, the backlit keyboard....

By Canadian Reviewer on 80

The Apple Macbook Pro line has recently been completely revamped from the popular and highly-totable 13-inch MacBook Pro to the larger but more powerful 15 and 17-inch MacBook Pro models.We tested the new 13-inch MacBook Pro ($1249) which now sports a...

By About.com on 80

Mar 9 2011 - Apple's MacBook Pro 13 certainly made some major performance changes in their 2011 refresh. With the new Core i5 processor, this is one of the fastest 13-inch laptops available on the market. This combined with Apple's outstanding...

By PCPer on -

Final thoughts After a little over a week with my new MacBook Pro, I can honestly say that I'm happy to be back on the Apple bandwagon again. My last Macbook I owned was in 2006, and they have made many performance improvements along the way. The...

By ZDNet Australia on 84

Despite retaining the same price and look as last year's model, the new 13-inch MacBook Pro's significant CPU and fantastic battery life make it one of the top laptops we've reviewed, provided you can live with passable integrated...

By CNET UK on 80

We have a few gripes with Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro for spring 2011, but we can't deny that it's still the slickest, coolest and most enjoyable laptop money can currently...

By LaptopMag on 80

The most well-rounded 13-inch notebook gets a serious speed boost and lasts even longer on a charge than its...

By Computer Shopper on 93

Apple's entry-level MacBook Pro gets beefed-up insides without an increase in price, giving it a huge edge over its thin-and-light competition....

By TopTenREVIEWS on 88

Whether or not you're a devoted Apple fan, you must respect the pure genius that goes into these...

International Review By tweakers.net on 100

Ik heb deze laptop halverwege 2011 overgenomen van een andere vriendelijke tweaker! dus ik heb nu iets meer als een half jaar ervaring met mijn MacBook.Reden voor aanschafIk ben na de zomervakantie begonnen met een nieuwe studie, ik had mij...

International Review By CNET France on 90

Pour 2011, les Macbook 13 pouces abandonnent enfin les Core 2 Duo et adoptent les processeurs Intel Core i5 et i7 de dernière génération. Les solutions graphiques Nvidia passent aussi à la trappe pour une puce Intel. Le Thunderbolt,...

International Review By MacGeneration on 80

Processeurs Sandy Bridge avec nouvelle micro-architecture, processeur graphique Intel Graphics HD 3000, nouvelle entrée-sortie Thunderbolt : Apple a appuyé sur la pédale d'accélérateur avec ses nouveaux MacBook Pro, sans...

International Review By Macworld France on -

Les performances générales des MacBook Pro sont revues à la hausse au prix d'une partie graphique plus faible sur la moitié des nouveaux modèles. Le laboratoire de Macworld aux États-Unis a réalisé des tests sur l'ensemble des nouveaux MacBook...