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Apple limited the new MacBook Pro with 16GB of RAM to provide users with longer battery life

Nuevos MacBook Pro: así queda la nueva familia de portátiles de Apple

Compared to this last model, which is the most powerful of the new family, the company indicated that limited the RAM to this number to maintain the efficiency of its battery .

Apple limited the new MacBook Pro with 16GB of RAM to provide users with longer battery lifeApple limited the new MacBook Pro with 16GB of RAM to provide users with longer battery life

The issue arose after a user sent an email to Phil Schiller, asking him why Apple didn’t equip the new MacBook Pro with 32GB of RAM. Schiller responded to the user’s email by stating that equipping a computer with more than 16GB of RAM in a design such as the MacBook Pro, would require *”a more energy-efficient memory system , and would not be efficient enough for a laptop.

At the end of the message, Apple’s head of marketing recommended that the user take a look at the new generation of MacBook Pro, assuring “that it really has an incredible system. As we saw during the last keynote, the new MacBook Pro models offer about 10 hours of battery life and with Schiller’s response, it’s clear that Apple didn’t want to sacrifice this feature by offering a computer with 32GB of RAM .

The new 15-inch MacBook Pro comes with 16GB of RAM, an Intel i7 processor, a Radeon Pro graphics card and a hard drive of up to 2TB with a speed of 3.1GBs .

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