Macbook Pro News

Apple Releases SMC Firmware Update 1.7 for 2010 and 2011 MacBook Pros

Posted on 13/02/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple released an SMC firmware update today for Mid-2010 and Early-2011 15 and 17-inch MacBook Pros. The update is intended to fix a rare battery issue affecting certain MacBooks when the battery reaches over 1000 full charge cycles, and follows a previous update released for the same reason.


Apple Releases Thunderbolt Firmware Update 1.1 for 2012 MacBook Pro

Posted on 27/11/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple has just released un update to the Thunderbolt firmware of the 2012 MacBook Pro, addressing issues with certain Thunderbolt cables. In some cases, this caused powered Thunderbolt USB hubs (such as the Thunderbolt Display) to have connectivity issues with USB devices.


Apple Releases MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Update 2.0

Posted on 08/11/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple has released a new update for their most recent MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models (released in June 2012). Update 2.0 is intended to offer graphics performance improvements, as well as USB compatibility improvements.


Great Deals on RAM Upgrades for the 2012 iMac, MacBook Pro and Mac Mini

Posted on 25/10/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

Planning to purchase one of Apple’s new Mac Minis, or one of the new ultra-thin 2012 iMacs? You’ll probably want some extra RAM to make your new Mac really sing – but don’t pay Apple’s premium prices! You can upgrade your new Mac to up to 32GB of RAM for less than $150!


Apple To Reduce Thickness Of Backlit Keyboard In 2013?

Posted on 27/09/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

Apple has seemingly put a lot of focus into making it’s products thinner and lighter, especially with the latest iPhone, and if a report from Digitimes is to be believed, it could also be reducing the thickness of the backlighted keyboard in the Macbook Pro and Air as soon as 2013.