Apple has introduced the 16-inch Macbook Pro in the country, which not only promises a better keyboard, but also improved and powerful internals, as compared to its predecessor.
The 16-inch variant gets a new redesigned keyboard and boasts of almost 80% improvement in the overall performance , over the 15-inch model that it replaces in the market. The new model is now available both via offline stores and online e-commerce portals.
The Big Question: It’s Price?
The new 16-inch Macbook Pro is available at prices starting from INR 1,99,900. Following are the options available, in terms of processors:
- 2.6GHz 6-core Intel Core i7
- 2.3GHz 8-core Intel Core i9 processor
The above mentioned processors are available with a 16GB RAM option, only.
Below are the prices for the new variant across variable sources:
- Amazon: INR 1,89,990 for the 16GB RAM, 512GB storage, Core i7 configuration (MRP: INR 1,99,990). The 16GB RAM, 1TB storage, Core i9 version is available at INR 2,29,990, whose MRP is INR 2,39,990
- Apple- Authorized stores: The new 16-inch model is available with no-cost EMI offers and also cashback up to INR 7,000 on HDFC Bank cards.
Specs: 16-Inch Apple MacBook Pro
Touted as the world’s best pro notebook, the new model has replaced the 15-inch Macbook Pro. The new model gets a new scissor-based keyboard, which makes them more reliable, as compared to the butterfly keyboard, which was present on the 15-inch model. Following are the specifications of the new model:
- Native resolution of 3072×1920 with a pixel density of 226ppi
- Gets a Touch Bar
- Touch ID fingerprint sensor
- T2 security chip by Apple
The new keyboard was awaited by many, thus it is expected to bring in the numbers for Apple. The 15-inch model is no longer up for sale via Apple-authorized stores, but the same is available via e-commerce stores.