Apple had recently rolled out its all new Mac laptop with stunningly thin and attractive colours. The newly released model is the descendant of the company’s last year’s release. With more up gradations of the existing features the MacBook gaining the tech lovers attention despite having some disappointing characteristics.
The newly unveiled Mac has the extended features of its older version. It is 25% faster and 100 percent more colourful than the existing ones. In addition to the lightweight and thinner design, it is more functional and intuitive than the earlier products from the company.
Coming to the keyboard, Apple has used butterfly mechanism to reduce key wobbling instead of the traditional Scissor mechanism. It enables users to gain uniformity, control over the keyboard. It is combined with the 17% bigger keys & 40% thinner assembly allowing user be freer while typing.
To enable precise backlight for the keys the company has replaced the usual row of LEDs & the light guide panel with individual LEDs on each key for Sharp, Minimal and uniform backlight around the key. The 12-inch Retina display the thinnest ever on a Mac having an edge-to-edge glass thickness of 0.5 mm.
The display comes with a resolution of 2304 x 1440 and aspect ratio of 16:10 with a 178-degree viewing angle delivering rich and gorgeous visual experience to the user.
The force touch trackpad looked similar to the traditional trackpads but differed with the mechanism used. The haptic engine used in it provides a haptic response to the fingers allows you to feel when it is touched. In addition to the usual gestures it allows to customize your trackpad for adjusting the pressure levels for each action.
The processor is upgraded with 1.1 GHZ dual-core Intel Core m3, m5, and m7 with higher density transistors for more efficient functioning. Having a Turbo Boost of 3.1GHz allows faster processing speed. The MacBook doesn’t have any fan in its architecture since the M3 chips have more power efficiency. Giving a battery life of 10 hrs
Featuring eight gigabyte RAM and 256 or 512GB storage of the MacBook allows to store the files and run applications despite its thinner and minimized peripherals. Having an inbuilt 41.4-watt-hour lithium-polymer enables backup life for 10hrs, 11 hours iTunes movie playback and 30 days of standby.
The ultraslim, stunning thin version of MacBook is available in four colours namely Silver, Gold, Space Grey and Rose gold starting from $1299 for 256GB Flash storage and $1599 for the 512GB storage.
On the other hand, the bigger and innovative update of Apple doesn’t seem to please the Apple lovers. They expected much more upgradation of the product by the tech giant.
Some of the features at which the Apple’s Favourites are complaining are One Port for all causing the user to carry extra cables and dongles costing more. The Face camera of the Mac book is not supported with HD still and having a lower resolution of 480p. It is even less than the iPhone 5 which have better HD camera.
On Comparison with the MacBook Pro the latest MacBook, which is lighter but not as expected. The present generation is looking for a powerful which can be accurate and light to carry with an affordable price.