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Apple MacBook Pro 17 inch 2011-02 MC725D/A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviews about the build quality and usability are generally positive. The performance and keyboard also get good feedback, whereas reviews about the screen and battery are different. The value for money and portability get negative comments.

design, keyboard, performance, usability, durability

portability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Apple MacBook Pro 17 inch 2011-02 MC725D/A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 17 Early 2011 (2.2 GHz quad-core, glare-type screen)

 

Apple's Figurehead. The MacBook Pro 17" is Apple's top-of-the lin

Simple Design; Very Sturdy Case; Trackpad; Keyboard Quality; Display: Bright, Good Contrast, sRGB; Keyboard Backlight; Application Performance; Graphics-Rendering; Battery Life in Mac OS X; Low System Noise under Light Use; Quite Portable for its Size;...

Clock Rate Drops under Heavy Use (Power Supply too Small); High CPU Temp under Heavy Use; Loud under Heavy Use; Small "Enter" Key; Reflective Screen; On-Board GPU Inactive in Windows...; ...Causing Shorter Battery Life; No UMTS, No Docking Port, No USB...

Considering the sum of all parts, the quality of the MBP 17 at best only comes close to being matched in the 17" laptop segment. A real-world 7-hour battery life in a 3-Kg form and very good performance is previously unheard of. Taking away one...

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