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MacBook refresh brings faster processors, longer battery life and more

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MacBook refresh brings faster processors, longer battery life and more

Apple has introduced a refreshed MacBook that now not best is available in a brand new colour choice but in addition has a faster model of Intel's Core M processor, and more. Rose Gold is now a colour selection for the ones out there for a brand new MacBook, and it nonetheless maintains the similar narrow 13.1mm profile it did in the past. The processor is from Intel's sixth-generation Core M line, which levels from 1.1GHz to 1.3GHz relying on configuration. As well as, the now-standard 8GB of reminiscence has been bumped from 1600MHz to 1866MHz.

As for battery life, Apple is now pronouncing the MacBook will remaining for as much as 10 hours of internet surfing and 11 hours of continuing film playback. The up to date MacBook's shall be to be had from Apple's on-line retailer beginning April 19, and will hit retail location on April 20. Costs will vary from $1,299 to $1,599 relying which configuration you decide to buy.

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Apple Updates MacBook with Newest Processors, Longer Battery Life & New Rose Gold End

CUPERTINO, California ― April 19, 2016 ― Apple® lately up to date MacBook® with the most recent Intel processors, progressed graphics efficiency, faster flash garage and an extra hour of battery life, making the thinnest and lightest Mac® higher than ever. That includes an all-metal unibody enclosure, MacBook is now to be had in 4 aluminum finishes — gold, silver, area grey, and for the primary time on a Mac, a ravishing rose gold. With a shocking 12-inch Retina® show, extremely responsive full-size keyboard, Pressure Contact trackpad, flexible USB-C port and all-day battery life in a design this is simply 2 kilos and 13.1 mm skinny, MacBook is the way forward for the pocket book.

"MacBook is the thinnest and lightest Mac we have now ever made and it is our imaginative and prescient for the way forward for the pocket book," stated Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice chairman of International Advertising. "Consumers are going to like this update to MacBook, with the most recent processors, faster graphics, faster flash garage, longer battery life and an exquisite rose gold end."

The up to date MacBook options sixth-generation dual-core Intel Core M processors as much as 1.3 GHz, with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 3.1 GHz, and faster 1866 MHz reminiscence. New Intel HD Graphics 515 ship as much as 25 % faster graphics efficiency, and faster PCIe-based flash garage makes on a regular basis duties really feel snappier — from launching apps to opening information.* And now with as much as 10 hours of wireless internet surfing and as much as 11 hours of iTunes® film playback, MacBook is the very best pocket book for all day, on-the-go computing.**

MacBook comes with the extremely small and flexible USB-C port for charging, knowledge switch and video output in one connector this is one-third the dimensions of a standard USB port. Following the advent of USB-C on MacBook, the ecosystem of Apple and third-party USB-C equipment has endured to develop, giving customers added flexibility and capacity.

Without a shifting portions or vents, MacBook is totally fanless for silent, environment friendly efficiency. Designed for the wireless global, MacBook is provided with the most recent wireless applied sciences, together with integrated 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 for speedy wireless connectivity. It's absolute best for duties like streaming content material out of your MacBook for your Apple TV® the use of AirPlay®, exchanging information temporarily the use of AirDrop® or the use of wireless headphones.

Apple additionally lately made 8GB of reminiscence ordinary throughout all configurations of the 13-inch MacBook Air®.

Each and every new Mac comes with OS X® El Capitan, the most recent model of OS X that refines the Mac revel in and improves device efficiency. El Capitan builds at the groundbreaking options and stunning design of OS X Yosemite, with updates to window control, integrated apps and Highlight® seek, and efficiency enhancements to make on a regular basis actions — like launching and switching apps, opening PDFs and getting access to e mail — faster and more responsive.

iMovie®, GarageBand® and the suite of iWork® apps come loose with each and every new Mac. iMovie permits you to simply create stunning films and you'll be able to use GarageBand to make track, or learn how to play piano and guitar. The iWork suite of Pages®, Numbers® and Keynote® makes it simple to create, edit and percentage surprising paperwork, spreadsheets and shows. Pages, Numbers and Keynote for iCloud® allow you to create a record on iPhone® or iPad®, edit it for your Mac and collaborate with pals, despite the fact that they're on a PC.

Pricing & Availability MacBook is to be had thru Apple.com beginning these days, and in Apple's retail retail outlets and choose Apple Approved Resellers beginning the next day to come. MacBook comes with a 1.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core m3 processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 2.2 GHz, 8GB of reminiscence and 256GB of flash garage for $1,299 (US), and with a 1.2 GHz dual-core Intel Core m5 processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 2.7 GHz, 8GB of reminiscence and 512GB of flash garage for $1,599 (US). Configure-to-order choices come with a 1.3 GHz dual-core Intel Core m7 processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 3.1 GHz. Further technical specs and equipment are to be had on-line at www.apple.com/macbook.

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