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Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina
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Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina 2 Core Intel Core I5 2.5GHz 8GB 128GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5 2.5GHz 8GB May 2014
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Clearly Our Most Advanced Notebook Ever.A groundbreaking Retina display. All-flash architecture. The latest Intel processors. Remarkably thin and light 13 inch and 15 inch designs. Together, these... More
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4 Reasons For

Apple Has Excellent Laptop Reviews

On average Apple MacBooks have excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all notebook PCs manufactured by Apple.

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years, the Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a front camera.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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6 Reasons Against

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago have total storage capacitys of between 120GB and 1TB. The Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 128 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina range from 5h to 720h, and the average battery life (max) is 28h. The Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a fairly short battery life (max) (only 7 hours) compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

If this portable PC battery life (max) is not long enough for you then you might also want to consider the Apple Macbook Pro Mid 2014 Retina (8h) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other MacBooks that have been around for more than two years, the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina the maximum internal memorys range from 8GB to 16GB.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina have between 128 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Very Small Flash Memory

With a flash memory of only 128 gigabytes, the Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a fairly small flash memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina. The flash memorys of comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina range from 120GB to 1TB, and the average flash memory is 330GB.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this MacBook was released.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.5 gigahertz, the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other MacBooks that have been on the market for more than two years.

There are a number of other 2.5GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available that you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Apple Macbook Pro Late 2012.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina.

If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Apple Macbook Pro Mid 2014 Retina (16GB) which also has a higher rating.

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SSD Storage Media

This portable PC has an SSD storage media, which is typical of many MacBooks that came out around the same time as it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a better processor family than most MacBooks that have been around for more than two years. This portable PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it have an Intel Core i7 processor family.

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Average Weight

The MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a relatively typical weight (1.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other MacBooks that are a similar age to the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 13.3 inches, the MacBook Pro Mid 2012 Retina has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for more than two years.

If this portable PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Apple Macbook Pro Mid 2014 Retina (15.4") which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Thunderbolt Ports Quantity
Firewire (IEEE 1394) Ports
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Number of Hot Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers apple 6, apple 6c, apple 6co, apple 6cor, apple 6core, apple md212, apple md212l, apple md212ll, apple md212lla
Barcodes 00885909513888, 00885909581276, 00885909581566, 04005922509774, 04005922509873, 04005922509897, 04005922510008, 04005922510169, 04005922510176, 04005922510183, 04005922510190, 07612392243045

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