Apple has chosen this week to unveil its new MacBook Pro 13 inch version 2020. After many rumors, the Cupertino company announces a MacBook Pro with the same keyboard as its big brother 16 inches. On the program, the apple doubles storage for the same price and performance which is of course more important! By cons, small disappointment for the screen that we would have liked larger with refined edges, the famous 14 inches.
Welcome to the new MacBook Pro 2020 (starting at 1,299 $)
It is now official. The 13-inch MacBook Pro is a reality. Apple has just unveiled its new Mac which is available for pre-order for delivery from May 12. Apple announces up to 32 GB of random access memory (RAM) and up to 4 TB in storage (doubled on standard configurations). A 10th generation quad-core Intel Core i5 processor at 2 GHz (for the 512 GB and 1 TB configuration). At the screen level, Apple offers a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600 pixels at 227 pixels per inch. It has a luminance of 500 nits and 25% more colors than the sRGB space.
The graphics performance is incredible with this new generation. Apple explains, “The integrated Intel Iris Plus graphics card delivers performance up to 80% faster than the previous generation 13-inch MacBook Pro for 4K video editing, faster rendering, and smoother gameplay.“
This new model incorporates a new Magic Keyboard for a “typing experience never performed on a Mac”.
Fortunately, this is a much more reliable scissor keyboard than the revolutionary butterfly keyboards. As for the 16 inch version, Apple has removed the “Esc” key from the Touch Bar. The Touch ID is also part of it, it will be used to unlock your Mac, for purchases on the App Store or via Safari by Apple Pay.
In terms of security, Apple has integrated the T2 Security chip, the firm explains: “This second generation silicon chip for Mac has been specially designed by Apple to further protect everything you do on your Mac. Secure Enclave coprocessor, which is the foundation for secure boot and encrypted storage capabilities, and federates many separate controllers into one, including the System Management Controller, the Audio Controller, and the SSD Controller. gives the MacBook Pro a voice you are familiar with, “Say Siri” is always ready to open apps, find documents, play music, or answer questions. “
A MacBook Pro that adapts to all profiles
This new 13-inch MacBook Pro adapts to many profiles. From the student, to the developer or to the creative professional.
Tom Boger, Apple’s chief marketing officer, said in the press release: “The 13-inch MacBook Pro delivers powerful performance, a great Retina display and up to one day of battery life in our most portable business laptop. Today now we’re adding the new Magic Keyboard, doubling standard storage and increasing performance, making the 13-inch MacBook Pro even better value for our customers “
Dear MacBook Pro
Available from 1299$ with 8 GB of RAM, 256 GB of SSD and a 1.4 GHz Intel Core i5 8th generation chip, you can pre-order it now on Apple or Amazon. The maximum configuration costs 1999 $ with 1 TB of SSD, 16 GB of RAM and a 2nd generation Intel Core i5 chip at 2 GHz (without additional options).
Delivery from May 12 (delivery times may change depending on request). The 2020 MacBook Pro 13 is available in silver and space gray.