Apple today announced that it has updated its Retina MacBook Pro lineup with new processors, also moving to lower pricing across the board on the 13-inch models. Apple today also announced that the 13-inch MacBook Air® with 256GB of flash has a new lower price of $1,399.
The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display now starts at $1,499 for 128GB of flash, and $1,699 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash. The 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display now features a faster 2.4 GHz quad-core processor, and the top-of-the-line 15-inch notebook comes with a new 2.7 GHz quad-core processor and 16GB of memory.
The South African prices are expected to be:
Macbook Pro 13 inch 2.5GHz with 128GB Flash Storage - R16 699.00
Macbook Pro 13 inch 2.6GHz with 256GB Flash Storage - R19 699.00
Macbook Pro 15 inch 2.4GHz with 256GB Flash Storage - R20 999.00
Macbook Pro 15 inch 2.7GHz with 512GB Flash Storagey - R26 999.00
Macbook Air 13 inch, 256GB Hard Drive - R15 499.00
These updated models are available immediately in the USA and are expect in South Africa by March.