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MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo/2.4GHz and 2.53GHz

MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo/2.4GHz and 2.53GHz
alaScore 77

3 reviews

Oct, 2014

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo/2.4GHz and 2.53GHz is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Review: MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo/2.4GHz and 2.53GHz

 

Inside and out, the new MacBook Pro 15-inch models—with speeds of 2.4GHz and 2.53GHz—have been remodeled, redesigned, and reengineered for a completely new laptop experience.

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Review: MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo/2.4GHz and 2.53GHz

 

At casual glance it appears nearly identical to its predecessor, but it's not. Inside and out, the new MacBook Pro 15-inch models—with speeds of 2.4GHz and 2.53GHz—have been remodeled, redesigned, and reengineered for a completely new laptop experience.

Thin, rounded design; easier to service and upgrade; ecologically conscious; gorgeous, bright, glossy screen; retains FireWire port; large trackpad with numerous multi-touch gesture choices; great new keyboard

No choice of screen finishes; trackpad button can be hard to press; disappointing battery life compared to the last model; some multi-touch gestures more difficult to manoeuvre than others

However, the mandatory glossy screen may be a deal killer for some people. While I personally find the new screen very engaging and I was not especially bothered by its reflective quality as I enjoyed the 3-D optics and its feeling of space and depth....

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Macbook Pro Core 2 Duo 17-inch

 

I've had my Macbook Pro for almost two years now and I'd still rate it was one of the best purchases I've made. I long ago got sick of laptops (non-existent battery life, poor quality screens, black brick design) and Windows (crash,...