MacBook Pro (13-Inch and 15-Inch, Mid 2017)

MacBook Pro 13-inch (Mid-2017), as well as MacBook Pro 15-inch (Mid-2017) are the subnotebooks engineered, designed and manufactured by Apple. In design they copy the MacBook Pro 13-Inch (Late-2016) and MacBook Pro (Late-2016), a thin machined aluminum case with Retina display. The entry level 13-inch MacBook Pro features no Touch Bar.

MacBook Pro (13-Inch and 15-Inch, Mid 2017)

Both MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2017) models (MacBook Pro 13-Inch and MacBook Pro 13-Inch with Touch Bar) ares powered with a dual core Intel Core i5 Kaby Lake and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 graphic core. They feature 8 GB of non-upgradeable RAM, a 128 GB solid-state drive (SSD). There are iterations with 256 GB, 512 GB and 1 TB SSD.

MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2017) has an inbuilt FaceTime HD (720p) and two stereo speakers placed under the keyboard for multimedia. The wireless embraces Bluetooth 4.2 and AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n/ac). The connectivity includes 2 Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports, DisplayPort 1.2, USB 3.1 gen 2.

MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2017) with Touch Bar is the top level laptop with two iteration according to the speed of the CPU installed. Both iterations have build-to-order options as well which makes it four iterations in fact. MacBook Pro (15-Inch, Mid 2017) with Touch Bar from the box is powered with a quad-core 2.8 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 Kaby Lake or a quad-core 2.9 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 Kaby Lake. See the optional CPUs in the Specifications below. The laptop features discrete graphic cards on Radeon chipset: AMD Radeon Pro 555 or 560 with either 2 GB or 4 GB of GDDR5 memory. The storage options include 512 GB, 1 TB SSD and 2 TB SSD.

MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2017) has an inbuilt FaceTime HD (720p) and two stereo speakers placed under the keyboard for multimedia. The wireless embraces Bluetooth 4.2 and AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n/ac). The connectivity includes 2 Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports, DisplayPort 1.2, USB 3.1 gen 2.

Release Date

June 5, 2017.

MacBook Pro Mid 2017

Specifications

  • Codename: MacBook Pro.
  • Processor Speed: 2.3 and 3.1 GHz (MacBook Pro 13-inch) and 2.8 GHz / 2.9 GHz (MacBook Pro 15-inch).
  • Boost Speed: 3.5 GHz (13-Inch) and 3.8 GHz / 3.9 GHz (15-Inch).
  • Processor Architecture: 64-bit.
  • Processor type: Intel Core i5 (7267U) “Kaby Lake”; Intel Core i5 (7360U) “Kaby Lake” (13-Inch). Intel Core i7 (7700HQ / 7820HQ) “Kaby Lake” (15-Inch).
  • Processor upgrade: Soldered.
  • Optional Processor Speed: 3.1 GHz (for MacBook Pro 15-Inch).
  • Optional Processor Boost Speed: 4.1 GHz (for MacBook Pro 15-Inch).
  • Cores: 2 (MacBook Pro 13-Inch) and 4 (MacBook Pro 15-Inch).
  • On-Board RAM: 8GB, 16 GB, PC3-17000 LPDDR3 2133 MHz
  • Video: MacBook Pro 13-Inch: Retina 13.3”, 2,560 × 1,600 (16:10), 227 ppi with Wide colour (P3) gamut, 500-nits (13″). MacBook Pro 15-Inch: Retina 15.4”, 2,880 × 1,800 (16:10), 220 ppi with Wide colour (P3) gamut, 500-nits brightness.
  • Webcam: FaceTime HD (720p)
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Pro 555 / 560 with 2 GB / 4 GB of GDDR5 memory and automatic graphics switching (MacBook Pro 13-Inch) and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650 with DDR3L SDRAM shared with main memory.
  • Graphics core: Yes.
  • Storage: 128 GB / 256 GB / 512 GB / 1 TB SSD/ 2TB SSD.
  • Input\Output: 2x Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), DisplayPort 1.2, USB 3.1 gen 2, 3.5mm headphones socket.
  • Touch Bar: No (MacBook Pro 13-Inch entry level); Yes.
  • Max. RAM: non-upgradeable.
  • Battery: inbuilt lithium-ion polymer, 76 -watt-hour (15-Inch) and 49.2-watt-hour (13-Inch).
  • Internet \ Wireless connection: inbuilt 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Preinstalled OS: 10.5.7 (9B2324), High Sierra.
  • Dimensions: 11.97 in × 8.36 in × 0.59 in (13-Inch) and 13.75 in × 9.48 in × 0.61 in (15-Inch).
  • Weight: 3.02 lb (13-Inch) and 4.02 lb (15-Inch).

MacBook Pro Mid 2017

Apple Orders, Discontinuation, Price

Apple Model No: A1706 (EMC 3163)

Apple Order number:

  • BTO/CTO

Discontinued: N/A.

Original Price:

  • $ 1.299 – MacBook Pro 13-inch entry level, without Touch Bar
  • $1.799 – MacBook Pro 13-inch with Touch Bar
  • $2,399 – MacBook Pro 15-inch

Models

MacBook Pro (15-inch, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

Macbook Pro (15-inch, Mid/Touch 2017)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,3
Model NumberA1707 (EMC 3162)
Part NumberBTO/CTO
Family15-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size15.4 inches
Dimensions13.75 x 9.48 x 0.61 in
Weight4.02 pounds
Processor3.1GHz Intel Core i7
RAM16GB
Storage256/512GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.9GHz Intel Core i7, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

Macbook Pro (15-inch, Mid/Touch 2017)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,3
Model NumberA1707 (EMC 3162)
Part NumberMPTT2LL/A
Family15-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size15.4 inches
Dimensions13.75 x 9.48 x 0.61 in
Weight4.02 pounds
Processor2.9GHz Intel Core i7
RAM16GB
Storage256GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.8GHz Intel Core i7, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

Macbook Pro (15-inch, Mid/Touch 2017)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,3
Model NumberA1707 (EMC 3162)
Part NumberMPTR2LL/A
Family15-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size15.4 inches
Dimensions13.75 x 9.48 x 0.61 in
Weight4.02 pounds
Processor2.8GHz Intel Core i7
RAM16GB
Storage256GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (13-inch, 3.5GHz Intel Core i7, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late/Touch 2016)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro13,2
Model NumberA1706 (EMC 3163)
Part NumberBTO/CTO
Family13-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size13.3 inches
Dimensions11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 in
Weight3.02 pounds
Processor3.5GHz Intel Core i7
RAM8GB
Storage256/512GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (13-inch, 3.3GHz Intel Core i5, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late/Touch 2016)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro13,2
Model NumberA1706 (EMC 3163)
Part NumberBTO/CTO
Family13-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size13.3 inches
Dimensions11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 in
Weight3.02 pounds
Processor3.3GHz Intel Core i5
RAM8GB
Storage256/512GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (13-inch, 3.1GHz Intel Core i5, Mid /Touch Bar 2017)

MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late/Touch 2016)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro13,2
Model NumberA1706 (EMC 3163)
Part NumberMPXV2LL/A
Family13-inch, Mid/Touch Bar 2017
Released2017
Display Size13.3 inches
Dimensions11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 in
Weight3.02 pounds
Processor3.1GHz Intel Core i5
RAM8GB
Storage256/512GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2.5GHz Intel Core i7, Mid 2017)

Macbook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2017)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,1
Model NumberA1708 (EMC 3164)
Part NumberBTO/CTO
Family13-inch, Mid 2017
Released2017
Display Size13.3 inches
Dimensions11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 in
Weight3.02 pounds
Processor2.5GHz Intel Core i7
RAM8GB
Storage128/256GB SSD
OpticalNone
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MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2.3GHz Intel Core i5, Mid 2017)

Macbook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2017)
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,1
Model NumberA1708 (EMC 3164)
Part NumberMPXQ2LL/A
Family13-inch, Mid 2017
Released2017
Display Size13.3 inches
Dimensions11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 in
Weight3.02 pounds
Processor2.3GHz Intel Core i5
RAM8GB
Storage128/256GB SSD
OpticalNone
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Miscellanea

As the entry level MacBook Pro features no Touch Bar, it’s battery life is 14 hours longer than that of other laptops of the family.

Apple is persistent in objecting the need of touch screen for laptops, even with the Pro affix in the name.

As we can see the only upgrade concerns the CPU and the SSD storage that becomes half faster.

The prices for the latest MacBook Pros seems more affordable than some experts predict. Besides, with the new Kaby

Lake powered MacBooks Pro in the market, the prices for the previous generations will surely plummet.

The 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar of 2017 shares the connectivity and wireless features with the 13-inch ‘sibling’ but sports fastest CPUs in the line as well as discrete video cards.

It’s still unknown if Apple will toss in the 32 GB of RAM option as part of the customized laptop, but the CPU can well support this amount of memory.

The MacBook Pro of 2017 with the largest screen also receives the largest battery of all. Surely because it features the fastest and the most energy devouring CPUs of all.

The 2 TB of storage is also the largest figure for laptops save the Surface hybrids.

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