The MacBook Pro is Apple’s high end line of laptop computers geared toward professionals. This MacBook Pro (MC371LL/A) features a 32 nm, dual-core 2.4 GHz Intel “Core i5” I5-520M (Arrandale) processor, with dedicated 256k level 2 cache for each core and an 3 MB shared level 3 cache. This system also supports “Turbo Boost” which “automatically boosts the processor speed based on workload” up to 2.93 GHz for this model and “Hyper Threading” which allows the system to recognize four “virtual cores” or “threads”, 4 GB of 1066 MHz DDR3 SDRAM (PC3-8500) installed in pairs (two 2 GB modules), a 320 GB Serial ATA (5400 RPM) hard drive, an 8X DL “SuperDrive”, and dual graphics processors, a NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M with 256 MB of dedicated GDDR3 memory and Intel HD Graphics with 256 MB of RAM shared with the system. All of this power is incased in an aluminum body crafted from a single piece of aluminum (Unibody) with a LED-backlit 15.4″ widescreen TFT active-matrix “glossy” display (1440×900 native resolution). Connectivity includes AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, Gigabit Ethernet, a Firewire “800” port, two USB 2.0 ports, optical digital/analog audio in/out, a “Mini DisplayPort” that supports an external display at 2560×1600 (it also passes an audio signal), and an SD card slot. It lacks an ExpressCard/34 slot.
|Dimensions||33.03 x 23.17 x 2.74 cm|