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Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314

Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314
alaScore 91

1269 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1269 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the battery and screen. The usability and design are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the energy efficiency and value for money.

performance, design, usability, screen, battery

price, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 47 user reviews of Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, design, screen, performance, build quality

value for money

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Amazon.com review summary for Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 509 user reviews of Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) MD313 / MD314 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

performance, usability, design, screen, battery

value for money, reliability

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Apple MacBook Pro MD313LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (OLD VERSION)Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch Laptop (OLD VERSION)Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 13 Retina 2.5 GHz Late 2012

 

Hot stuff. The Apple MacBook Pro 13 is now available with a high-resolution IPS display, a slimmer chassis, and new ports. The newcomer demands a price premium of 500 Euros (~$650) above the cost of the time-tested standard model. Do the changes really...

Slimmer chassis with lower weight ; Build quality, fit and feel, overall sturdyness ; HDMI and USB 3.0 are on board ; Very good input devices, keyboard backlight ; High resolution IPS display with 227 DPI ; Convincing performance ; Speakers sound very...

Port selection somewhat limited ; No dongles included ; System is not expandable ; Warranty is only 12 months ; Not many BTO options ; Display brightness fluctuates; bleeding is an issue

From Apple: MacBook Pro 15 with Retina display for those needing a lot of power, the still available MacBook Pro 13 Mid 2012 for 500 Euro (~$650) less, or the even slimmer MacBook Air 13 Mid 2012 with ULV processors. With Windows: Asus Zenbook Prime...

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 13 2.5 GHz Mid 2012 Notebook

 

Entry-level "Pro". Apple's MacBook Pro series has been enjoying g

excellent build quality; - good display; - large trackpad with comprehensive gesture support; - long battery life; - compact dimensions; - comparatively high performance

low display resolution; - slow hard drive; - SSD at a premium; - battery not user exchangeable; - fan is loud under load

The mobility factor of this notebook. We are not only talking about the fairly low weight here or the compact dimensions, but also about the very long battery life. Especially under Mac OS X the MacBook Pro keeps going...and going...

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Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (Late 2011) Review

 

While the MacBook Pro 15-inch makes a great workhorse, it's not exactly the most portable notebook around. If you do move around a lot, then you should look at the MacBook Pro 13-inch, which offers the same level of performance (almost) and is the...

The Late 2011 model replaces the earlier MacBook Pro 13-inch for the same price of Rs.84,900, while the ‘cheaper’ one with a 2.4GHz Core i5 CPU retails for Rs.69,900. Considering a little more money can fetch your the 15-inch model that’s also a lot...

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 13 Early 2011 (2.7 GHz dual-core, glare-type screen)

 

On the Edge. The speediest dual-core processor in a compact 13" c ...

Unchanged Excellent Aluminum Case ; Outstanding Keyboard and Touchpad ; Good Screen (except for reflections) ; Quiet Under Light Use

No Matte Screen Available ; CPU Downsampling und Heavy Use (Windows) ; No CPU Turbo Boost in Windows

That Apple exploits the full potential of the processor

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2010-04 2.66 GHz Notebook

 

Graphics Update. With the newest update to the MBP13 family, Appl ...

Excellent unibody chassis ; Very good input devices ; Long battery life ; Quiet during normal use with Mac OS X

Reflective display ; Few options for connectivity ; No UMTS ; Expensive premium for more powerful version ; Utilizes an "older" generation processor

A matte display

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Review Apple MacBook Pro 13 Mid 2009 2.53 GHz

 

MacBook 13 + Pro. Again at last, after a rebranding to Pro, the l

Excellent workmanship, stability and design; Improved display; SD cardreader and Firewire 800; Mostly very quiet

Heat development; Intensely reflective display; Sharp front edge

For Apple users of course clearly the lower-priced 2.13 GHz model and also the white MacBook.

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13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display review (2013)

 

Standing in a Best Buy is an odd time for an existential crisis. Yet it's an almost certain occurrence, at least when you're there shopping for a laptop. More so than with any other product category, buying a laptop forces you to make all manner of...

Gorgeous screen ; Excellent battery life ; Thinner and lighter than ever

Relatively small usable screen real estate ; Poor speakers ; Definite graphics restraints

Here's to the middle ground. The commonalities. The compromises.

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Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch Retina Display Review

 

If you absolutely have to have a Retina display notebook, you will be happier to find a refurbished 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro for a few hundred dollars more.

Beautiful screen ; Excellent backlit keyboard ; Perfect size for portability and power

Noticeable Display Lag ; Non-Retina supported apps look terrible ; No dedicated graphics card

The 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro is just a beautiful device in general from how it is designed and the quality of images the high-resolution display produces. Everything that is physically good from Apple’s line of notebooks will be found on this one but...

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13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display review

 

A review of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display so closely following a review of the 15-inch model has many layers. In isolation, the 13-inch Pro is just a smaller version of its well-regarded bigger brother, and so it's easy to set...

Stunning display ; Solid battery life ; Impressive size and weight

Strained performance ; Smaller usable screen area than MacBook Air at Retina setting ; Only 128GB of storage

Is this the MacBook Pro we've been waiting for?

Editor's Choice!

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Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (Retina Display)

 

Apple's new MacBook Pro 13-Inch (Retina Display) ($1,999 list) gives the insanely picky visual artist a new, more portable sidekick. The MacBook Pro has been redesigned with many of the features that made the Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch (Retina Display)...

High-resolution Retina display. Includes two Thunderbolt ports. Standard 8GB of memory. Good battery life. Supports Power Nap

Pricey. Requires Retina-optimized apps for best user experience

The Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (Retina Display) is the best way to carry the pixels of a large-screen monitor with you on the road. It's ideal for people who make their living with visuals.

Product Specifications

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive / Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Single Card Reader
Firewire: Yes
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Mac OS X Leopard / Mac OS X Lion
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Type:Portable

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel ® HD Graphics 3000 / Intel HD Graphics 3000

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel ® / Intel®
Chipset Type:HM65
Processor:Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I5-2430M / I7-2640M
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