Apple MacBook Pro range revamped

Faster processors added to the Pro ranks

A new range of Apple MacBook Pros has hit the Apple Store making minor, yet important tweaks in the processing and the graphics department. find out what's new about the Apple MacBook Pro

As rumoured in the past few weeks, Apple has updated its entire MacBook Pro range adding new Intel processors and larger hard drives, but not much more than that to get excited about.

The 13-inch MacBook Pro now packs a 2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 processor, but If you are looking for something a little more powerful, there is the option for a 13-inch Pro with a 2.8GHz dual-core Intel i7 processor. Additionally, hard drive storage has been ramped up to 500GB.

If you want to opt for a 15-inch MacBook Pro, you can grab a 2.2GHz quad-core Intel i7 processor model which also hosts a 500GB hard drive and boosts the graphics card from a AMD Radeon HD 6490M graphics card up to a AMD Radeon HD 6750M.

Finally there is the 17-inch MacBook Pro which sports a 2.4Ghz (up from 2.2GHz) Intel Core i7 processor, Radeon HD 6770M graphics card up from 6750M, 512MB of memory.

All new models come packing OS X Lion and the support for Thunderbolt. Pricing for the 13-inch Pro starts from £999, the 15-inch from £1,549 and then the 17-inch from £2,099.

The new MacBook Pro range is available to buy from the Apple Store now.

Link: Apple