A Review – Apple Macbook Pro MB990LL-A 13.3 Inch Laptop
The MacBook Pro MB990LL/A model is perfect for someone wanting a full-featured laptop that’s easy to carry around. It uses the aluminum unibody design is both beautiful and practical. The precision construction gives the unit a sensation of solidity. Aluminum and glass do not wear, like plastic in many other notebooks. The silver matte finish with black keys looks classy as well. The keyboard automatically lights up as the room darkens the light. This isn’t an essential feature, but is helpful for picking out the correct function keys after dark.
The LCD screen is really very good. The MacBook Pro screen has a 60% greater color gamut and is better than previous Macbook Pro model–in terms of black levels, color depth and accuracy. It’s great to watch movies or view and edit photos.
The highlight feature of MacBook Pro MB990LL/A is the touch pad. The multi-touch inputs used to navigate are comfortable and intuitive. It also makes for a larger trackpad surface, giving your fingers more room to move, click, and gesture. And because the trackpad supports Multi-Touch gestures, you can use two-finger for scrolling, pinch, rotate, swipe, three-finger for swipe and four-finger for swipe, tap, double-tap, and drag.
The Apple MacBook Pro MB990LL/A 13.3-inch Laptop is powered by an Intel 2.26 GHz Core 2 Duo Processor, 2 GB DDR3 RAM upgradeable to a maximum 8GB, a 160 GB hard drive and a 8x slot-loading SuperDrive. Other features are the 13.3-inch LED Display, NVIDIA GeForce 9400M integrated graphics card, back-lit keyboard, MagSafe power adapter, built-in iSight web-cam, microphone, two USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port and an SD card slot.
The Apple MacBook MB990LL/A model is a reasonable value for the money, but cheaper laptops are certainly available. You do not have to worry about using unfamiliar with the MAC OSX operating system. Because the MacBook Pro MB990LL/A is Intel-based, they can still be used to run Windows applications, either through Apple’s Boot Camp or virtual machine software.