The MacBook Pro 2019 fixes the problem that makes users the most headache in previous generations: the keyboard.
In a surprise move, Apple announced the new 2019 MacBook Pro just two weeks before the WWDC 2019 event for programmers took place. Besides upgrading the configuration, the generation of MacBook Pro 2019 also brings a very interesting change, which is a new keyboard that Apple says will be more durable than the old generation.
Upgrade configuration with 8-core chip option
The 2019 MacBook Pro is equipped with the new 8/9 generation Intel Core chip with a higher clock rate than the old version. In addition, in 15-inch model, Apple also offers the option of Core i9 chip with 8 processing cores, the most on a MacBook Pro so far.
Specifically, the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar will own the Core i5-8365U chip (2.4Ghz, possibly Turbo Boost to 4.1Ghz) and the option to upgrade to Core i7-8665U (2.8Ghz, possibly Turbo Boost 4.7 Ghz). Meanwhile, the 15-inch MacBook Pro will be Core i7-9750H (6 cores, 2.6GHz, maybe 4.5Ghz Turbo Boost) and the option to upgrade to Core i9-9980HK (8 cores, 2.3GHz, Turbo Boost can to 5Ghz).
2019 MacBook Pro has an 8-core CPU option
Apple says the MacBook Pro with an 8-core chip is the fastest laptop it has ever produced, doubling its performance compared to the MacBook Pro with a quad-core chip and 40% more than the MacBook Pro with a 6-chip. multiply.
New keyboard is more durable
Although not officially announced, however, Apple has confirmed to many newspapers that the MacBook Pro 2019 has a new keyboard that is more durable than the old generation. Apple said it has changed materials in the keyboard’s butterfly mechanism and will help “significantly reduce problems that some users encounter”. Previously, users of MacBook Pro generations with butterfly wings often complained about the status of keystrokes, keystrokes or even keys that could not be typed.
The keyboard of the MacBook Pro 2019 will be less broken than the older generation
Price & time of sale
The 2019 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar will start at $ 1799 for the 13-inch version and 2399 for the 15-inch version. It should be noted that the 13-inch MacBook Pro without the $ 1299 Touch Bar has not been updated by Apple, so if you need a new chip and a more durable keyboard, you’ll be forced to buy a Touch version. Bar.
Users can order new MacBook Pro from today or buy directly at Apple Store this week.