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Apple MacBook Pro 17-inch (early 2011)

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100
bbuskey
I have only had this PC for a week but I am loving so far. It is what, as a...read more
80
Kruzi
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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aveda6
Purchased the 17inch Macbook Pro with 256 gb SSSD and Matte Screen. Huge performance...read more
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Key Specs

Type
Desktop replacement
Screen size
1722
Screen resolution
1920 x 1200
Bundled OS
Mac OS
CPU family
Core i7
Processor speed
2.219
System RAM
41
Pointing device
Trackpad
Model

General

Type
Desktop replacement
Bundled OS
Mac OS (Snow Leopard [10.6])

Display

Screen surface
Glossy

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7)
Processor speed
2.2 GHz
Number of cores
Quad-core

Optical media

Optical drive
Yes (Dvd, Cd) (Yes)

Networking

WiFi
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n) (Wep, Wpa, Wpa2)
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit]
Mobile broadband
No
Analog modem
None

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete + integrated (ATI / AMD) (Intel)

Memory details

RAM bus / speed
DDR3 (1333)

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA

Slots / bays / chassis

Expansion card slots
No
External / removable drive bays
No

Environmental

System cooling
Fan-cooled

Other features

Integrated webcam
Yes
Screen size
17 inches
Screen resolution
1920 x 1200
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
No
750 GB (total)
Platter

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
4 GB

Battery

Battery type
Li-ion
Battery access
Built-in

Input

Keyboard
Yes (Backlit)
Pointing device
Trackpad (Multi-touch)

Connections

USB
2.0 (2 port(s))
FireWire / 1394
Yes (800) (Powered)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Audio

Audio inputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio outputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
Yes
Speakers
Stereo

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
Yes (SD)

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
No