Senior HTF Member
- Jun 16, 1999
- Real Name
- Thomas Newton
- A keyboard similar to the one in the 16" rMBP, with a change to the mechanism (hello scissor, bye bye butterfly) to greatly reduce the chances of dust and dirt taking out the operation of keys.
- CPUs now have up to double the performance (and up to four cores; before the limit was two cores).
- SSD storage starts at 256 GB. Previously it started at 128 GB. You can now order up to 2 TB.
- Touch ID sensor.
- T2 security chip.
- Supposedly better sound (more bass).
- Quad-core + 8 GB RAM + 512 GB SSD = $1299 USD. Upgrade to 16 GB RAM for another $200.