MacRumors has what appear to be genuine images of the upcoming MacBook Pro refresh. A consensus in the TUAW newsroom says that this appears to be the real deal with the current box matching the previous MacBook Pro release other than the addition of Thunderbolt.
The specs as listed include:
- A 2.3 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor with a 3MB shared level 3 cache
- 4 GB of 1333 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
- 320 GB 5400-rpm hard drive
- Intel HD Graphics 3000 processor with 384MB SDRAM shared memory
- 1280x800 resolution
- A 8x slot-loading SuperDrive
- A Thunderbolt port supporting High-Speed VO and Mini DisplayPort devices
These, added to rumors posted earlier from MacGeneration, have us eager to see what will arrive in the near future for the MacBook and MacBook Pro lines.