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13.3-inch Apple MacBook Pro MD101LL/A (Mid-2012)

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13.3-inch Apple MacBook Pro MD101LL/A (Mid-2012)

New processors and graphics. Pull out all the stops.Top-of-the-line processors.The 15-inch MacBook Pro features the new 2.3GHz and 2.6GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processors with 6MB of shared L3 cache and Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.6GHz. And you can configure it to be even faster. Choose the 2.7GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 with 8MB of cache and Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.7GHz. And go for the new 512GB third-generation SATA solid-state drive, which is up to 4x faster than a traditional hard drive. To increase storage, upgrade to a 1TB hard drive. The 13-inch model also speeds things up with either the 2.5GHz Intel Core i5 or the 2.9GHz Intel Core i7 - the fastest mobile dual-core processor available. With Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.6GHz, these processors bring more power to everything you do. The very latest graphics.The new integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 processor boosts performance by up to 60 percent. That extra power gives you a smoother, more fluid experience than before. It's still highly efficient, too, so you get long battery life when you're out and about. For graphics-intensive applications, the 15-inch MacBook Pro automatically switches to the new NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M discrete processor with up to 1GB of video memory. It's also up to 60 percent faster than the previous generation,2 so you see more frames per second in 3D games and get greater speed and responsiveness for your HD video projects. The fastest, most versatile I/O in a notebook.Imagine accessing multiple streams of uncompressed HD video - from your MacBook Pro - at speeds that let you edit an HD feature film in real time. Thunderbolt technology allows you to connect the high-performance peripherals that make it possible. Ultrafast and ultraflexible, the Thunderbolt pipeline is up to 12 times faster than FireWire 800 and offers unprecedented expansion capabilities. FaceTime HD camera. Say hi in high def.Get more of your friends in on the fun with crisp, widescreen HD ...

BindingPersonal Computers
Feature2.5 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 processor 4 GB DDR3 RAM; 500 GB Hard Drive 13.3 inch LED-backlit display, 1280-by-800 resolution Intel HD Graphics 4000 Mac OS X v10.7 Lion, 7 Hour Battery Life
LabelApple Computer
ManufacturerApple Computer
OperatingSystemMac OS X v10.7 Lion
Package Height5.4 inches
Package Length16.6 inches
Package Weight8.1 pounds
Package Width13.2 inches
ProductGroupPersonal Computer
PublisherApple Computer
StudioApple Computer
TitleApple MacBook Pro MD101LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (NEWEST VERSION)
Size500 GB Storage
LegalDisclaimerIf broken in your possession there will be no refund of any kind
CatalogNumberList - CatalogNumberListElementMD101LL/A
Languages - Original LanguageEnglish
UPCList - UPCListElement885909582969
Languages - PublishedEnglish
Model Name/TypeMPNEAN/UPC


Technical Specifications



LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors.


13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors

Supported resolutions:

1280 by 800 (native), 1152 by 720, 1024 by 640, and 800 by 500 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio; 1024 by 768, 800 by 600, and 640 by 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio; 1024 by 768, 800 by 600, and 640 by 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio stretched; 720 by 480 pixels at 3:2 aspect ratio; 720 by 480 pixels at 3:2 aspect ratio stretched







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500GB 5400-rpm Serial ATA hard drive; optional 750GB 5400-rpm hard drive or 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB solid-state drive


8x slot-loading SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)


Maximum write: 8x DVD-R, DVD+R; 4x DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD+R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD+RW; 24x CD-R; 10x CD-RW

Maximum read: 8x DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD-ROM; 6x DVD-ROM (double layer DVD-9), DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD+R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD+RW; 24x CD

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Processor and Memory

Powered by a dual-core Intel Core i5 and DDR3 memory.



2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor (Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache



4GB (two 2GB SO-DIMMs) of 1600MHz DDR3 memory

Configurable to 8GB



Size and Weight





                                  Height: 0.95 inch (2.41 cm)

                                  Width:  12.78 inches (32.5 cm)

                                  Depth: 8.94 inches (22.7 cm)

                                  Weight: 4.5 pounds (2.04 kg)


Advanced Intel HD Graphics 3000.

  Intel HD Graphics 4000 processor with 384MB of DDR3 SDRAM shared with main memory


  • 720p FaceTime HD camera

Connections and Expansion

USB 2.0, Thunderbolt, FireWire 800, MagSafe power port.




  • MagSafe power port
  • Gigabit Ethernet port
  • FireWire 800 port (up to 800 Mbps)
  • Two USB 2.0 ports (up to 480 Mbps)
  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • Audio in/out 
  • SDXC card slot
  • Kensington lock slot

Power and Battery



Up to 7 hours wireless web

Built-in 63.5-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
60W MagSafe Power Adapter with cable management system; MagSafe power port



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802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatible



Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) wireless technology


10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)


TV and Video


  • Stereo speakers with subwoofer
  • Omnidirectional microphone
  • Combined headphone/line in (supports digital output)
  • Support for Apple iPhone headset with microphone


Included Software


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OS X Mountain Lion

Includes Mail, Address Book, iCal, the Mac App Store, iTunes, Safari, Time Machine, FaceTime, Photo Booth, Mission Control, Launchpad, AirDrop, Resume, Auto Save, Versions, Quick Look, Spotlight, QuickTime, and more.

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Includes iPhoto, iMovie, and GarageBand.

Electrical and Operating Requirements


  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC

  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -13° to 113° F (-24° to 45° C)
  • Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet
  • Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
  • Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet

Limited Warranty and Service

90 days of free telephone support and a one-year limited warranty. 

Environmental Status Report

  • Arsenic-free display glass
  • Mercury-free LED-backlit display
  • BFR-free
  • PVC-free
  • Meets ENERGY STAR version 5.2 standards
  • Rated EPEAT Gold


In the Box



  • MacBook Pro
  • Display cleaning cloth
  • 60W MagSafe Power Adapter, AC wall plug, and power cord
  • Printed and electronic documentation



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