Apple touts its new 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina as the highest-resolution notebook ever. Its 13.3-inch display features 227 pixels per inch and a spectacular 2560 x 1600 screen resolution. This model can be configured with a 2.9GHz dual-core Intel i7 processor and up to 768GB of flash storage. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.


We only had a limited amount of time to test performance, but the 13 only hit 50 percent CPU utilization when we played the 1080p Iron Man 3 trailer while simultaneously playing back a multitrack GarageBand file and scrolling around a 21-megapixel RAW file in Aperture. That’s impressive – and very encouraging considering the relatively weak Intel HD 4000 integrated graphics.