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Oops I did it! I love it! My new MacBook Pro!

:heavy_exclamation_mark: This post is older than a year. Consider some information might not be accurate anymore. :heavy_exclamation_mark:

Starting from today I’m a proud owner of an Apple MacBook Pro Retina (15.40”, Intel Core i7, 16GB).

For my reminder (personal documentation) in the future, what it is capable of:

Display

Retina display: 15.4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2880-by-1800 resolution at 220 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors Native resolution: 2880 by 1800 pixels (Retina); scaled resolutions: 1920 by 1200, 1680 by 1050, 1280 by 800, and 1024 by 640 pixels

Processor

2.5GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor (Turbo Boost up to 3.7GHz) with 6MB shared L3 cache Configurable to 2.8GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz) with 6MB shared L3 cache.

Memory

16GB of 1600MHz DDR3L onboard memory

Storage

512GB PCIe-based flash storage

Size and Weight

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  • Height: 0.71 inch (1.8 cm)
  • Width: 14.13 inches (35.89 cm)
  • Depth: 9.73 inches (24.71 cm)
  • Weight: 4.49 pounds (2.04 kg)

Graphics and Video Support

Intel Iris Pro Graphics AMD Radeon R9 M370X with 2GB of GDDR5 memory and automatic graphics switching

Camera

720p FaceTime HD camera

Connections and Expansion

ports_hero MagSafe 2 power port Two Thunderbolt 2 ports (up to 20 Gbps) Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps) HDMI port 3.5 mm headphone jack SDXC card slot Apple Thunderbolt to FireWire Adapter (sold separately) Apple Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (sold separately)

Wireless

802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Audio

Stereo speakers Dual microphones 3.5 mm headphone jack Support for Apple iPhone headset with remote and microphone Support for audio line out (digital/analog)

Keyboard and Trackpad

Full-size backlit keyboard (CH) including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys (inverted “T” arrangement) with ambient light sensor Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures

Battery and Power

Up to 9 hours wireless web Up to 9 hours iTunes movie playback Up to 30 days of standby time Built-in 99.5-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery 85W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter with cable management system; MagSafe 2 power port