Apple MacBook Pro 15.4 inch - Spring 2010 Edition - Intel Core i5 MC371 / MC372

  • Apple MacBook Pro 15.4 inch - Spring 2010 Edition - Intel Core i5 MC371 / MC372
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Based on 22 scores, 35 reviews available
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  • Good:
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Pros:

  • Faster performance, better graphics, seamless switching between on-board and discreet graphics, good battery life, brilliant display, keyboard and trackpad
  • Excellent performance, Stylish looks, Great multimedia capabilities
  • Looks, Performance, backlit keyboard, sound output

Cons:

  • No way to manually select just on-board graphics to save battery, some applications trigger the discreet graphics despite their undemanding nature, overheats excessively, only two USB ports, expensive
  • Slightly....overpriced.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Electronicsme on 84

Overall, the Apple MacBook Pro (MC371LL/A) is a great 15-inch notebook that combines the power of an Intel Core i5 with the functionality of a Mac OS. If you feel like you need even more power and capacity, then consider stepping up to the Core i7...

By Government Computer News on -

This laptop would do especially well when being used away from a power source for extended periods of time. It’s combination of an easy-to-use interface, a powerful processor, great battery life and nice ergonomics earn it a Reviwer’s Choice designation...

By HotHardware on -

The MacBook Pro makes a very impressing performance showing whether it is running the Mac OS or Windows. Most consumer-level applications will run on it just fine. In terms of professional-level apps, that's going to depend on what kind of workload...

By eWeek on -

The newest MacBook Pros stand up for themselves, as eWEEK Labs found when it spent some time with Apple's newest notebooks. The 15-inch and 17-inch models, which offer a choice between Intel's Core i5 and i7 processors and automatic switching of...

By TechTree on 70

The new 15" MacBook Pro is priced at Rs. 1,09,900, Rs. 1,19,000 and Rs. 1,29,900 for the 2.4Ghz, 2.53GHz and 2.66GHz respectively. The pricing is not what you would call competitive and as usual spec for spec the MacBook Pros don't hold up the...

By Tech2 on 90

FeaturesLooking at the hardware and aesthetics, now the MacBook will not only be known for being good-looking but also for its performance and the number-crunching power it offers. Check out the hardware specs and you’ll notice that the machine is...

By CIOL on -

Intel announced its core series processors last year and within a couple of months manufacturers started pushing out notebooks based on it. Apple fans waited for quite a while before they got the new series of processor in the Macbook and the iMac....

By AnandTech on -

If you've followed our Mac coverage over the past year you know I've been telling everyone to wait until Apple brought Arrandale into its MacBook Pro lineup. The time has finally come and this week Apple updated its entire MacBook Pro...

By Macworld UK on 80

Apple’s new 15in MacBook Pro line-up may look identical to its predecessor (the mid-2009 models that brought the fixed battery and SD card slot to the line), but under the hood, changes to both the CPU and GPU combine to make an impressive leap in...

By HardwareZone.com on 90

Every year, almost like clockwork, some things for Apple happen. A new iPhone is announced (or leaked really early by accident), a new iPod is released, and usually, some changes to its iMac and MacBook Pro line-up occur. In 2008, we saw the...

By Geeky Gadgets on -

The new 15 inch MacBook Pro that we tested is a significant improvement over the 2009 model, the new Intel Core i5 and i7 processor are a serious upgrade to the previous processors, add that to the new improved graphics and increased battery life and...

By Web User on 80

The MacBook Pro is a pleasure to use, there’s no denying that. However, it’s very expensive and, while everything about the machine screams quality, it’s a hefty chunk to disappear from your bank account. But if you decide to throw...

By RegHardware on 85

Despite everything I just wrote about connectivity, the fact is that new MacBook Pro 15in is a gorgeous notebook to use. You can show me better benchmark results, without doubt, but in the real world this machine boots up quickly, runs smoothly,...

By Mac|Life on 90

With the power of the Core i5 and the style of a MacBook Pro, this machine is a sleek aluminum hunk of evidence why Apple owns the high-end notebook market.15-inch 2.4GHz Core i5 MacBook...

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 80

By far the best laptop money can buy, but not without its annoying...

By Pocket-lint on 90

The new MacBook Pro brings with it the power and the performance for those who need to be able to work on the move. The graphics switching update is welcomed, but looks to need a little more refinement and we'd have liked to see more native control...

By Stuff.tv on 100

The lack of Blu-ray aside, this is a truly great media laptop with an amazing battery life...

By Computeractive on 100

If you're looking for a powerful but portable Mac, this is the one to buy...

By Trusted Reviews on 90

With all the talk of the and the , it's easy to forget about Apple's MacBook Pro range. It's understandable really as the range hasn't seen a cosmetic update since the aluminium unibody chassis was introduced, but that hasn't...

By Techworld on -

The new 15-inch MacBook Pros leave little to complain about, offering better application performance, better battery life and very similar pricing. The extra $100 for the new low-end system seems like an especially good bargain when you consider the...