Apple MacBook Pro (17" 2.5GHz Quad i7, 8GB RAM) (No Longer Available)
Laptop Computer with 2.5GHz Quad-core Intel Core i7 Processor, 750GB/7200RPM Hard Drive, 8GB RAM, 17" High-Res LED Display, and Thunderbolt Port
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From Our Research Team:
Major Mac Muscle, Now Featuring Thunderbolt!With an Apple MacBook Pro, you've got unbelievable power at your fingertips. This machine's ready to handle serious audio and video projects, whether you're on the go or parked at your desktop. And this latest MacBook Pro is more capable than ever! In addition to boasting a blazing-fast, state-of-the-art Core i7 processor, this Macbook Pro is decked out with something you'll be hearing a lot more about soon: Thunderbolt. This new connection port blows USB and FireWire out of the water, in terms of performance. In fact, it's up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0 and more than 12 times faster than FireWire 800. You get 10Gbps of throughput, in both directions. And if you're into pro audio and video, you know that's a recipe for serious performance! Call Sweetwater today to find the best Apple MacBook Pro configuration for your needs.
Apple MacBook Pro at a Glance:
Peak processing performance
This Apple MacBook Pro sports a fast Core i7 processor for exceptional multimedia performance. Your audio projects will load faster than ever, you'll be able to use more plug-ins and virtual instruments, and you'll be able to record and mix more tracks than ever before.
The Apple MacBook Pro comes equipped with a Thunderbolt port for high-bandwidth connectivity. With 10Gbps of throughput both in and out, Thunderbolt holds a ton of potential for audio and video applications. Thunderbolt can handle near-zero latency performance and higher channel counts than ever before. It also offers the potential for faster video transfers than ever, up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0 and 12 times faster than FireWire 800.
Powerful audio and video
The Apple MacBook Pro is the perfect workstation for audio and video professionals. You get rock-solid compatibility with more creative software applications, and fast efficient performance thank's to its exceptional processing power and connectivity options.
Apple MacBook Pro Features at a Glance:
Get your hands on the latest example of major Mac mobile muscle, Apple's Thunderbolt-equipped MacBook Pro!
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by Terry Cheslock from San Diego, CAThis is my first Mac product and I am very pleased. I use it with Pro-tools 10 and for my use it performs flawlessly. This along with the M-box pro gives me a highly portable, extremely high quality... read more [+] "I'll take that to go" system. Andrew Stryffeler was my sales associate and his opinion was right on. This is a fantastic computer that has proven to be rock solid for my uses and a songwriter. I love it. All of the software was preloaded by Sweetwater and it was a turnkey setup. Thank you Sweetwater! close [-]
April 17, 2012
Music Background: Pro Musician, Recording Engineer, Song Writer
Chrystal, McMinnville, TN
Apple MacBook Pro (17" 2.5GHz Quad i7, 8GB RAM)
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