Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (M1, 2020) Review
Apple has been one of the proficient organizations when it comes to the part of the latest technology and its implementations. Depending on the circumstances and the requirement, Apple has always pushed itself ahead. Due to advancements in technology, Apple has become quite a popular brand among people across the globe. One of the most significant advantages for Apple has always been the performance they provide with their devices. One of the latest launches they have provided is the MacBook Pro 13-inch.
It is one of those devices from Apple that seems to have settled in a high-level benchmark. So, today we will take a close look at some of the pros and cons along with the overview of the Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch.
At A Glance: MacBook Pro
- Hardware Specifications.
- Designed To Perfection.
- Ports To Provide.
- Keyboard With Quality.
- Touch Bar.
So, these were some of the points that we will cover in order to provide the proper overview regarding the Apple MacBook Pro laptop.
While talking about the specifications regarding the Apple MacBook Pro laptop, there are a lot of things to be discussed.
Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch) is running on the latest Intel Core i7 8th-gen processor that makes the device a beast from within. It also comes with on the MacOS 10.13: High Sierra (Lobo) which as of 25 September 2017. Users can update the device to the latest MacOS 10.14: Mojave (Liberty) launched on 24 September 2018. Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch is comprised of 8GB of RAM (upgradable to 16GB) that makes the device to run without any hiccups. It also comes with an inbuilt Graphics Card, the Intel Iris Plus 655.
While talking about the connectivity features, it has a WiFi of 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac. It also has the latest Bluetooth 4.2 making transmission extremely faster.
Designed To Perfection
While talking about the design and the body of the Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch, we can say that it is following its predecessors. This gives the device a premium look. Also, the aluminum body provides a solid feel along with the Touch ID. It also has a great and rich sound output to itself.
As the features have increased a lot, the device has also gained some of the extra sizes along with it. This time the bezels have gone thicker around the display. One thing that Apple has not provided, the proper orientations is its color variety. They are still stuck up to space gray and silver.
Also, another important thing regarding the device is its dimension. It has a dimension of 12 x 8.4 x 0.6 inches with a weight of 3.02 pounds.
Dell XPS 13 is more compact at 12 x 7.9 x 0.46 inches and significantly lighter at 2.65 pounds. So, it would be better if Apple could provide some of the importance to the body of their newbie.
Ports To Provide
While talking about the ports and other connections, Apple hasn’t included anything new. They are continuing their way with the four Thunderbolt 3 ports on 13-inch MacBook. Therefore, if you are looking for devices with a full-size USB port or a microSD card slot, then it’s surely not that device to lo0ok out for you.
Keyboard With Quality
Apple has not held back anything while it comes to the user’s experience. In some of the older version of the MacBook, users were getting some viable issues and failures with the keyboards they were using on the device. But, this time Apple seems to have overcome issue as the devices seem to less susceptible to debris and stuck keys. While they have included such features to this device, the keyboard has become a lot quieter than before.
While we get a 13-inch display i.e., 2560 x 1600 pixels on the 2018 MacBook Pro does not look any different. There is a dedicated sensor for the dynamic change to the white point on display to match the temperature of the room in order to provide much more rich and comfortable color to the screen.
Apart from that, the retina display for Apple MacBook Pro is outstanding like its predecessors. While still under the testing, the panel covers an excellent 119% of the sRGB color gamut. As per the result, it is much better than the Spectre 13 (111 percent). But, one the other hand, MateBook X Pro (124%) and XPS 13 (130%) still remain on top of the chain.
This time Apple has really turned the table using one its aces such as the touch bar. It not only very stylish to have in the Apple device you are using but it also comes handy when required the most.
Talking about the specification of the device, the mini touchscreen has a resolution of 2170 x 60 pixels with it that comes handy in some of the cases. This basically helps the users in many of the cases, such as the music control, volume control, status control and also helps you scrubbing through the images you are having on the Apple MacBook Pro. It also helps you for some of the preinstalled applications such as Safari.
So, this was the proper overview regarding the Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch. We have discussed all its pros and cons in front of you in this article. From this article, you will be able to get a hint regarding the device while buying it. If you have liked the article, then hit the like button and subscribe to our channel to get the latest news regarding the new technology. In case, if you have any other thing to know about just comment down so that we can provide you what you need.