here have been rumours floating around of a 16-inch MacBook Pro model for a while and Apple has finally made it official. The 16-inch MacBook Pro is here and it’s the most powerful MacBook Apple has ever made. The new model comes with a bigger display (of course), latest 9th Gen Intel processors, bigger battery, more storage and, most importantly, a new and improved keyboard. The 16-inch MacBook Pro has been announced for India as well along with the global markets and prices start at Rs 1,99,900.
The 16-inch MacBook Pro, in Apple’s words, is meant for the pros with its bigger 16-inch Retina Display and top-level firepower. The new MacBook Pro also gets improved thermals and more storage to accommodate all the needs for professionals. Compared to the top-spec 15-inch MacBook Pro, Apple says the 16-inch model is on an average two times faster and more capable in terms of raw performance.
If you have been waiting for this big MacBook, here’s a list of everything that Appel changed with the new model.
16-inch MacBook Pro: What’s new?
–For starters, the most obvious upgrade is the new 16-inch Retina Display which Apple says is the biggest display to be equipped to a MacBook Pro model. The display has a resolution of 3072 x 1920 pixels and has a pixel density of 226 ppi. Physically, the bezels are thinner and you also get a Touchbar on top of the keyboard.
–Speaking of the keyboard, Apple has introduced a new Magic Keyboard for the 16-inch model. Apple says the scissor mechanism has been refined and it now offers 1mm of key travel for a satisfying typing experience. And it should be quieter when you are typing at full pace.