The wait is finally over, all new MacBook Pro 2016 is now available in India starting at Rs 1,55,900. Apple unveiled the new MacBook Pro 2016 back in October but didn’t confirm anything about the availability of same in the Indian market. Now, an Apple reseller in India has reported that first stocks of MacBook Pro with Touch Bar has started rolling in.
An Apple reseller in Kerala who goes by the name of IT Net Infocomm has announced on Twitter that MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is now in stock. However, it is not yet listed on any e-commerce websites yet, we are speculating that stocks are just started trickling in and might take some days to reflect.
New MacBook Pro Models With Touchbar Available .. Only Limited Stocks .. Call / Whatsapp us at 9895336171 pic.twitter.com/hWh29SO1km
— ITNET (@itnetinfocom) November 28, 2016
The base model, 13-inch variant is powered by a 2.9GHz Intel Core i5 dual-core processor with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. It also has Intel Iris Graphics 550 onboard. It sports a Retina display with IPS technology and has a resolution of 2560×1600 pixels. The display also supports wide colour gamut (P3) and has 227PPI pixel density. For connectivity, it has four Thunderbolt-3 USB Type-C ports, a 3.5 audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.2 support. The 13-inch variant also features 3 microphones and a 720p FaceTime camera. It packs in a 49.2-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery and is priced at Rs 1,55,900.
The bigger and more powerful variant is powered by a 2.6GHz Intel Core i7 quad-core processor coupled with 16GB of RAM and an AMD Radeon Pro 450 series graphics chip with dedicated 2GB of graphics memory. It also includes a low-power Intel HD 530 Graphics chips built-in and has same 256GB SSD as the smaller variant. With this variant, you get 4 Thunderbolt-3 USB Type-C ports, a 3.5 audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.2. and a 720p FaceTime camera. The 15-inch variant packs in a bigger 76.0-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery.
Both the 13-inch and 15-inch variant have an OLED panel dubbed as Touch Bar and a Touch ID sensor replacing the function keys on the keyboard. Also, according to few reports, the SSD inside new MacBook Pro 2016 are soldered on to the board thus, cannot be upgraded.
Complete price list of the MacBook Pro 2016: