Apple MacBook Pro (15in with Retina display) review

Apple's 15in MacBook Pro with Retina display is perhaps the finest notebook on the Australian market

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Display is overwhelmingly brilliant, the speed is phenomenal, still can't believe that I am getting 7 & 1/2 hours battery from something so powerful yet light. There are just so many good things about it.
Needs one or two more usb 3.0 ports.
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I've been using a PC since I was 6, when I got given one for Christmas in 2000. I was always a PC fan until the Retina Macbook Pro was launched. The main reason why I purchased it was because it was something so fast yet light and portable. I bought it for University as my old PC laptop died. This Macbook defies the laws of the traditional laptop. I just am overwhelmed by everything about it. I am slightly disappointed by the fact that the Retina Display has only 2 USB 3.0 ports. This is because I use one for a 4G USB modem and I need one for an external drive and one for my iPod. However I don't regret buying it as it is just astounding. It is worth every cent that it costs.




High end hardware. No compromses on the quality of the unit. Retina Display. Top notch and very fast SSD HD. Blazing fast. Supper thin and portable for a 15" laptop. It is an Apple.
None what so ever.
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I have been using PC for years, since windows 98 days, I have used every version. I have used notebooks from different manufacturers Sony, Toshiba, Dell. Once this was launched I went to Apple store to have a look in person and the first thing that came out of my mouth was WTF, this thing is a beauty. The screen is so vibrant. I own a not so bad notebook, took along mine just to compare how it fares against this but, within just 2 minutes I was blown away by the responsiveness of this machine. Everything was no crisp and print like, the sites looked super awesome. There and then I decided to leave these crappy PC products for this. I have been using iOS devices for quite a few years now, but never thought of moving from a PC to Mac, but that is it now. I used a my friend’s Mac earlier but, it never changed my mind, but after getting the feel of this notebook, I just don’t want to use the cheap PC stuff anymore, I know I will miss some windows features, but it is just the matter of getting used to the new OS.
I will never look back now.

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