Apple launches 16-inch MacBook Pro with IPS LED backlit display

Previously, we heard that Apple is currently developing a 16 inches MacBook Pro. Now, Apple has officially announced that MacBook Pro and said that it is going to sport a Retina display. The company went on revealing some more features that include a 9th generation processor, up to 64 GB RAM, up to 8 TB storage, and much more.

Apple MacBook Pro comes with a 16 inches IPS LED backlit display with a resolution of 3072 × 1920 pixels, 500 nits brightness, and P3 wide color gamut. Some other features of the display are: full size backlit Magic keyboard with Touch Bar, Touch ID, Ambient light sensor, Force Touch trackpad. The device is packed with a 720p HD camera.

It is powered by 6 core Intel Core i7 processor clocked at 2.6 GHz that can be boosted up to 4.5GHz. / Another variant of the device is powered by an 8 core Intel Core i9 processor clocked at 2.3 GHz that can be boosted up to 4.8 GHz. As far as graphics is concerned, the device is powered by AMD Radeon Pro 5500M graphics with 4GB GDDR6 memory or Intel UHD Graphics 630. It is powered by up to 64 GB DDR4 RAM. It supports up to 8TB SSD.

Apple launches 16-inch MacBook Pro with IPS LED backlit display
Apple launches 16-inch MacBook Pro with IPS LED backlit display

Connectivity options include 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0., 4 Thunderbolt ports, 3 USB Type-C ports, 1 DisplayPort, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is a 6 speaker system that force cancels woofers. Other features of the sound system are Wide stereo sound and Dolby Atmos support.

The device runs on macOS Catalina and is backed up by a 100 Wh battery which is supported by a 96W USB-C power adapter. Apple MacBook Pro is tagged with a price tag starting from INR 199900 (US $ 2399) for the 512 GB model.

Tom Boger, Apple’s senior director of Mac and iPad Product Marketing said: “Our pro customers tell us they want their next MacBook Pro to have a larger display, blazing-fast performance, the biggest battery possible, the best notebook keyboard ever, awesome speakers and massive amounts of storage, and the 16-inch MacBook Pro delivers all of that and more. With its brilliant 16-inch Retina display, 8-core processors, next-gen pro graphics, even better thermal design, new Magic Keyboard, six-speaker sound system, 100Wh battery, up to 8TB of storage and 64GB of fast memory, the 16-inch MacBook Pro is the world’s best pro notebook.”