Apple MacBook Pro 15.4 inch - Summer 2012

  • Apple MacBook Pro 15.4 inch - Summer 2012
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Based on 26 scores, 33 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    12
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Quad-core Ivy Bridge processor.
  • Switchable Nvidia graphics technology.
  • Long battery life.

Cons:

  • Multimedia performance lags.
  • No 1080p display.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Pocket-lint on 90

If you absolutely can't wait to buy a laptop then the mid-2012 MacBook Pro will do you proud, otherwise we'd suggest waiting for a 2013 design refresh. Despite its power, great OS and speedy connectivity, it's hard for the mid-2012 model not to be...

By PC Mag on 80

The Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch (Mid 2012) is still one of the best laptops around, with solid performance and a superb user experience, but after five-years with no change, the overall design is getting...

By InfoWorld on 87

Introduced in 2006, redesigned with a unibody aluminum chassis in 2009, and upgraded to quad-core CPUs in 2011, Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro has long been a go-to notebook for professionals of all stripes. Available since June, the new 15-inch MacBook Pro...

By 5FWD on 80

The Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display is an amazing laptop that once again sets the benchmark for many laptops to follow. Its performance is exemplary, and the display is a thing of beauty, but the price will for many be difficult to justify. ...

By DigitalVersus on 100

Apple pulled out all the stops with the MacBook Pro with Retina Display. The screen, processor and graphics card are all high-calibre, the battery lasts nearly 6 hours and the finishing is tip-top. As it stands, the few shortcomings (such as the...

By Macworld UK on 60

With all the exhilaration surrounding the debut of Apple's pioneering Retina MacBook Pros, it's easy to overlook that the company also upgraded the rest of its pro laptop lineup. In addition to the Retina MacBook Pro – the justifiable new standard...

By CNET Australia on 80

Another year of incremental improvements for the 15-inch Apple MacBook Pro help it maintain its lead as a useful, powerful, attractive midsize laptop, but the competition is closer than ever to catching...

By Macworld Australia on 80

The traditional MacBook Pros hold fast to their unibody form factor and design, upgradability and price and target the mid-market of non-creative professionals that seeks to balance features with affordability. The new MacBook Pros are not flashy like...

By G4tv.com on 80

Video Review: Apple's newest MacBook Pro is thinner than ever, running Intel's latest Core i7 Ivy Bridge Processors and featuring a retina display with four times the pixels as the previous model. Rob Delaney and Matt Mira go in for a closer...

By Computer Shopper on 100

An incredible, super-high-resolution screen lifts Apple's 2012 flagship laptop to a pinnacle for video and graphics professionals—who'll be too wide-eyed to blink at its $2,199 price....

By laptops.co.uk on 90

The 15inch MacBook Pro is the best looking, best performing, most desirable laptop out there, but can you justify a price tag of over...

By TechRadar on 80

Although not a massive update, the mid-2012 refresh sees the 15-inch MacBook Pro take a solid, confident step forwards. In many of our tests, the cheaper 2012 15-inch MacBook Pro outperformed the more expensive late 2011 model. It's possible the new...

International Review By Tweakers on 80

Dus het was minstens 15", voor screen real estate en voor prestaties. cMBP vs rMBP: Origineel was (zoals in het forumtopic kan gelezen worden) de keuze tussen de iMac en de rMBP. De rMBP heeft een prachtig dun design en ik was onmiddelijk verliefd...

International Review By Parentesis on 80

Si buscas una computadora para correr programas multimedia y realizar tareas demandantes de diseño o video, esta versión de la MacBook Pro es una muy buena...

International Review By Tweakers on 80

Ik gebruik de notebook nu 2 weken en zal hier nu mijn eerste bevindingen typen. Later wil ik nog een wat uitgebreider verhaal neertypen van de pro's en con's, wanneer ik de machine...

International Review By fayerwayer.com on

Compartido 0 Veces Hace unas semanas salió lo que muchos esperaban: La actualización de la línea MacBook Pro, con procesador Penryn y multi-touch. Jugamos un rato con uno, y les hicimos este video que muestra el funcionamiento del multi touch en Mac...

International Review By Tweakers on 100

De rMBP bevalt erg goed. De rMBP is exact zoals, al dan niet beter dan, ik verwachtte. Snelle CPU, razendsnelle SSD, OS X bevalt zeer goed, laptop oogt zeer degelijk, warmte/geluid-productie valt zeer mee en het scherm is fantastisch. Change log...

International Review By M3.idg.se on 70

Nu är de här! De starkaste nya Ivy Bridge-modellerna på mobilsidan har dröjt, men nu har de landat med fyrkärniga Core i7-processorer, högre prestanda och sänkt strömförbrukning.Vi har gett dem en rigorös testomgång. Frågan är, hur bra har de olika...

International Review By redusers.com on 85

Apple tiene acostumbrados a sus usuarios a la larga vida de sus equipos. Por ejemplo, mi primera Mac —una iMac “huevito” modelo “FlowerPower”— (sí, leyeron bien… el de las florcitas de colores en la carcaza) fue mi equipo principal por casi seis años. Mi...

International Review By Parentesis on 70

Estudiantes universitarios y profesionistas fanáticos de la marca (fotógrafos, editores de video, diseñadores, etc) son los principales consumidores de este tipo de computadoras portátiles, esto por la buena presentación en su diseño y por la...