At a Glance
- Much longer battery life (within Mac OS)
- Thin, rounded design
- Battery is no longer user-replacable
- Tough-to-press mouse button
This 17-inch MacBook Pro boasts better design and a big battery life improvement (so long as you don’t install Windows).
The latest iteration of the 17-inch MacBook Pro laptop is a stylish winner, and features incremental updates that boost processor, system bus, and RAM speeds; but the biggest improvement is in battery design.