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Old 06-05-2007, 10:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Today apple refreshed its line of macbook pros. I am very happy.

Here are the specs

The 2.2 GHz, 15-inch MacBook Pro, for a suggested retail price of $1,999 (US), includes:
15.4-inch widescreen LED-backlit 1440-by-900 LCD display
2.2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor
2GB of 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM, expandable to 4GB
120GB Serial ATA hard drive running at 5400 rpm, with Sudden Motion Sensor
a slot-load 8x SuperDrive with double-layer support (DVD+/-R DL/DVD+/-RW/CD-RW) optical drive
NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT with 128MB GDDR3 memory
DVI-out port for external display (VGA-out adapter included, Composite/S-Video out adapter sold separately)
built-in Dual Link support for driving Apple 30-inch Cinema HD Display
built-in iSight video camera
Gigabit Ethernet port
built-in AirPort Extreme 802.11n wireless networking and Bluetooth 2.0+EDR
ExpressCard/34 expansion card slot
two USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port, and one FireWire 400 port
one audio line in and one headphone out port, each supporting optical digital audio
Scrolling TrackPad and illuminated keyboard
the infrared Apple Remote and
85 Watt Apple MagSafe Power Adapter.

The 2.4 GHz, 15-inch MacBook Pro, for a suggested retail price of $2,499 (US), includes:
15.4-inch widescreen LED-backlit 1440-by-900 LCD display
2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor
2GB of 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM, expandable to 4GB
160GB Serial ATA hard drive running at 5400 rpm, with Sudden Motion Sensor
a slot-load 8x SuperDrive with double-layer support (DVD+/-R DL/DVD+/-RW/CD-RW) optical drive
NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT with 256MB GDDR3 memory
DVI-out port for external display (VGA-out adapter included, Composite/S-Video out adapter sold separately)
built-in Dual Link support for driving Apple 30-inch Cinema HD Display
built-in iSight video camera
Gigabit Ethernet port
built-in AirPort Extreme 802.11n wireless networking and Bluetooth 2.0+EDR
ExpressCard/34 expansion card slot
two USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port, and one FireWire 400 port
one audio line in and one headphone out port, each supporting optical digital audio
Scrolling TrackPad and illuminated keyboard
the infrared Apple Remote and
85 Watt Apple MagSafe Power Adapter.

The 2.4 GHz, 17-inch MacBook Pro, for a suggested retail price of $2,799 (US), includes:
17-inch widescreen 1680-by-1050 LCD display
2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor
2GB of 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM, expandable to 4GB
160GB Serial ATA hard drive running at 5400 rpm, with Sudden Motion Sensor
a slot-load 8x SuperDrive with double-layer support (DVD+/-R DL/DVD+/-RW/CD-RW) optical drive
NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT with 256MB GDDR3 memory
DVI-out port for external display (VGA-out adapter included, Composite/S-Video out adapter sold separately)
built-in Dual Link support for driving Apple 30-inch Cinema HD Display
built-in iSight video camera
Gigabit Ethernet port
built-in AirPort Extreme 802.11n wireless networking and Bluetooth 2.0+EDR
ExpressCard/34 expansion card slot
three USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port, and one FireWire 400 port
one audio line in and one headphone out port, each supporting optical digital audio
Scrolling TrackPad and illuminated keyboard
the infrared Apple Remote and
85 Watt Apple MagSafe Power Adapter.



I just got my top spec new macbook pro. Its great.
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arn't these the mercury free ones?
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yes, if they have lcd they are. Almost every display has somthing bad, lead glass, mercury, or some other nasty thing.

I dont plan on eating my laptop display so i think im safe.
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I wanted to get the 17 incher but the price of 4k scared me i can get a WTF 1337 windows laptop for that type of cash.
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=] Now i just gotta wait for october to roll around.

mmm...leopard.
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