Apple MacBook Pro 13.3" Retina - Summer 2012

  • Apple MacBook Pro 13.3
83
Based on 48 scores, 76 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    15
  • Good:
    28
  • Average:
    4
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Phenomenal display.
  • Luxury design and materials.
  • Very portable.

Cons:

  • Expensive.
  • No dedicated graphics option.

Expert reviews and ratings

By tech.uk.msn.com on 80

Apple's latest MacBook is thin, light and boasts excellent battery life, but the premium price doesn't offer the value of the previous MacBook Pro which remains on...

By Macworld UK on 80

In the latest update to the Retina MacBook Pro, some models got price cuts, some received slightly faster processors, and some got a healthy bump in the amount of RAM. Anyone who purchased a Retina MacBook Pro prior to this refresh shouldn’t kick...

By Notebook Review on 70

The 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro is just a beautiful device in general from how it is designed and the quality of images the high-resolution display produces. Everything that is physically good from Apple's line of notebooks will be found on this one but...

By bit.com.au on 83

With the Apple 13in MacBook Pro's metal unibody chassis shrinking to a mere shadow of its former self, and a Retina display cramming in more pixels per inch than any laptop we've ever seen, Apple has rung the changes. Design and screen ...

By Mac|Life on 80

As soon as Apple rolled out the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display last summer, all the Mac addicts we know began clamoring for more Retina models, and this past fall Apple obliged, introducing a 13-inch version. From the outside, it looks just like...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

Intro The Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch with Retina Display is a superb laptop, but for some it's just a little too big and heavy. Until recently Apple didn't offer a solution, but now the iPad is not the only thing it's shrinking : welcome to the MacBook...

By mashable.com on -

In June, Apple released its first Retina display-capable laptop, the phenomenal 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display. Last month, the company unveiled the next member of the high-resolution family, the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina.Apple boasts that...

By CNET UK on 70

The 13-inch MacBook Pro boasts a superb high-resolution display and a slimmer, lighter physical design than its predecessor. Sadly, its average performance doesn't justify the astonishingly high...

By CNET Australia on 85

There's absolutely no doubt that the MacBook Pro Retina 13 has a beautiful display. Some will be phased by the weight and go for the MacBook Air, others will deem it to be worth it. We just wish it came with discrete...

By Computer Shopper on 90

Apple gives the razor-sharp-screen treatment to its 13-inch MacBook Pro, creating a 3.6-pound ultrabook killer for digital content creators....

By crn.com.au on -

Apple's 13in MacBook Pro with retina display is the smaller follow-up to its bigger 15in MacBook Pro sister - with a similarly smaller price.The sting in the tail with the 15in MacBook Pro retina display is the price, at upwards of $2499. Its 13in sister...

By NotebookCheck on 90

The Apple MacBook Pro 13 with Retina is a logical addition to the Apple portfolio. The new member is a lot lighter than the regular Pro and more portable than the larger MacBook Pro 15 Retina. Visually the two systems appear identical - save for the...

By Channel Pro on 80

Apple squeezes a gorgeous Retina display into its slimmed-down 13in MacBook Pro, but at a staggering priceRating: 4Average: 4 (1 vote) Apple has finally revealed its long overdue redesign of the 13in Macbook Pro. With the metal unibody chassis...

By Expert Reviews on 100

The stunning high-resolution screen, light body and excellent build quality make this the ultimate laptop to aspire to...

By DigitalVersus on 100

After the stellar 15" version, this year's 13" MacBook Pro with Retina Display won us over with its impeccable finishing, quality screen, silent fan, battery life and processing power. All Apple has to do to reach perfection is add Ethernet and lower the...

By Techworld on -

In terms of actual performance, the Intel i5 processor isn't as fast as the quad-core i7 I'm used to - which is obvious, but it was interesting to see the difference. Encoding a two-and-a-half hour video took an hour longer than on my own laptop. So...

By Pocket-lint on 80

No Pro enough to warrant the name, but still a great...

By techradar.com/au/ on 80

Following the success of the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, it was inevitable that Apple would bring out a 13-inch version. And if you're familiar with the mid-2012 15-inch notebook, the new late 2012 13-inch model is exactly what you'd expect....

By PC Pro on 83

Apple squeezes a gorgeous Retina display into its slimmed-down 13in MacBook Pro, but at a staggering...

By theregister.co.uk on 75

In all fairness, the 13in MacBook Pro with Retina Display is undoubtedly a terrific laptop. It provides good performance and battery life, lightweight design, and a screen that none of its PC rivals can even come close to matching. But at almost...