MacBook Pro MC700LL A Review | Apple New 13.3-Inch Laptop 2011

MacBook Pro MC700LL A | Apple New MBP is released!

Apple finally released the most newest 13″ MacBook Pro this year, 2011.

To begin this new MacBook Pro MC700LL A review, we will discuss its new processor, the state-of-the-art, the newest MacBook Pro employs “Sandy Bridge”, dual core Intel i5 processor, which has 2x faster processor perfomance than the older MacBook Pro generation.

Like the previous generation, the new MacBook Pro machine has the aluminium unibody, that creates a very thin, lightweight elegant computer. It weighs only 4.5 pounds and thinner than one inch, yet a computer monster.

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Featuring Apple’s multi touch technology, the new MacBook Pro MC700LL A has the cool LED backlit 13.3″ display and backlit keyboard to type in low light environment, as well as the trackpad without button, to give you a plenty of space to move and click on a silky large trackpad.

Apple MacBook Pro MC700LL A 13.3-Inch is delivered with Thunderbolt technology, that allows you connecting high resolution displays and high speed units to a single port to transfer files in a very fast speed.

For example, you are transferring media files from your external hard drives to your MBP with up to 10 Gbps speed!, and at the same time, you will be able to connect to an HD display port, thanks to the Thunderbolt technology, bi-directional channels is achievable.

Intregated with its new feature, built-in FaceTime HD iSight camera, Apple Macbook Pro MC700LL A 13.3-Inch allows you to do video chat and video calls in amazing HD quality.

It includes the newest version of iLife software suit for you, to get iPhoto, GarageBand, and iMovie, with the Mac OS X Snow Leopard operating system.

Apple Macbook Pro MC700LL A 13.3-Inch laptop price, specs and features

The new Apple MacBook ProMC700LL A 13.3-Inch costs $1,113.00


  1. Dimension (WDH): 12.78 x 8.94 x 0.94 inches.
  2. Weight: 4.5 pounds
  3. Dual core Intel core i5 2.3GHz processor (dubbed as Sandy Bridge) which has 3 MB shared L3 cache for more multitasking functionality.
  4. 384 MB DDR3 SDRAM shared together with main memory, Intel HD Graphics 3000.
  5. 1333 MHz DDR3 4GB RAM, expandable up to 8GB.
  6. FaceTime HD Camera for video chats which is already built-in
  7. Double layer DVD support, 8x slot SuperDrive.
  8. Wi-Fi wireless
  9. Bluetooth 2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate or EDR to connect keyboard, mouse, or mobile phones.
  10. 2x USB 2.0 ports, 1x FireWire 800 port.
  11. SDXC card slot.
  12. Thunderbolt port
  13. Apple Multi-Touch trackpad feature.
  14. Backlit Keyboard.
  15. Subwoofers in Stereo speakers.
  16. Battery life : up to 7 hours.
  17. Pass Energy Star 5.0
  18. Rated as Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) Gold.

What you will get in the package:

The new 13.3″ MacBook Pro MC700LL A, cleaning cloth for the display, MagSafe Power Adapter that is 60W, the power cord, AC wall plug, DVDs of the softwares, electronic and printed user guide.

MacBook Pro MC700LL A 13.3-Inch Laptop review summary

Several stuff that goes downhill from the older generation:

  1. It has 12 screws to change the hard drive, while the previous model has only 1.
  2. The Wi-Fi signal is reported to be weaker.
  3. The microphone port besides the headset jack is gone.

Good improvement:

  1. The backlit keyboard
  2. MagSafe power adapter
  3. Stable keyboard that is responsive
  4. Huge space of multi-touch trackpad
  5. The bright and clear Display.

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If you can wait for next year release, you probably will have the improvement such as, Liquid metas case, Monitor with retina display, the touch screen, the SSD boot drive in standard model, 4G networking, as well as the optical drive loss. But if you really need a computer horsepower, then you can get MacBook Pro MC700LL A now.

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  1. steven says

    The apple Mac Book Air family which is a line of ultra portable laptops that was launched from Macintosh. It is the best laptops for gaming and for business with its 1066MHz front side bus and a 2GB of 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM onboard. And also the battery has 30 days life capacity when its on standby mode andup to 7 hours using wireless web, also it has a very friendly user interface. it’s definitely the laptops of all time.