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Engadget
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An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Engadget Review

The MacBook Pro with Retina display is a top-shelf laptop with a world-class display. It isn't cheap, but it's worth it.

Pros
  • Beautiful Retina display
  • Thinner and lighter than previous Pros
  • World-class performance
  • Improved battery life
Cons
  • Expensive
  • MagSafe 2 connector requires an adapter
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Scores

Engadget

89
 

User Reviews

60
Danrichter94
Great laptop here but really had to fork over some change to get this piece....read more
80
Redmok
Pros:- Retina Display- Great battery life- Lower noise than the previous MBP-...read more
80
idpkbrian
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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89
Average Critic Score

Durability

83
 

Speed and features

93
 

Portability (size / weight)

81
 

Display

97
 

Noise

90
 

Battery life

84
 

Expandability

69
 

Design and form factor

88
 

How It Stacks Up

84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

73
 

User

78
 
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81
 

Critic

78
 

User

90
 
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Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

User

80
 
84

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Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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