Model Detail - MacBook Pro 17 inch "Core 2 Duo" 2.6GHz (Late 2008)

This BTO 'Build to Order' model MacBook Pro "Core 2 Duo" 2.6 17" Early 2008 (Penryn) is powered by a 45 nm Penryn 2.6GHz "Core 2 Duo" (T9500) dual core processor, a 6MB shared level 2 cache, an 800MHz frontside bus, 2GB DDR2-667 (PC2-5300) SDRAM , a 5400 RPM 250GB hard drive and an 8X dual-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW SuperDrive. Graphics are supplied with an NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT graphics processor running 512MB of GDDR3 SDRAM. This models has a "matte" or "gloss optional" 1680x1050 17" LED display with a $100 1920x1200 upgrade offered. A 2.6GHz processor upgrade is also offered at plus $250.Ports and connectivity come via 1 ExpressCard/34 slot, AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n), 1 Gigabit Ethernet, 1 Firewire 400 port, 1 Firewire 800 port, 3 USB 2.0 ports, optical digital audio in/out and 1 DVI port.

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Processor Speed 2.6GHz
First Build Date 11/1/2008
Last Build Date 1/6/2009
Built-in Display 17.0
Model Identifier MacBookPro4,1
Apple Order Number BTO
Apple Model Number A1261 (EMC 2199)
Form Factor MacBook Pro 17
Apple Subfamily Early 2008
Standard RAM
Maximum RAM
RAM Slots2
RAM SpecsPC2-5300 DDR2-667
RAM Speed667MHz
Standard Storage Drive
250, 320GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (1.5GB/s)
Processor Type Core 2 Duo (T9500)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 3397/3744
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 2GB, 4GB
Maximum RAM 6GB
RAM Slots 2
RAM Specs PC2-5300 DDR2-667
RAM Speed 667MHz
System Bus Speed 800MHz
Cache Bus Speed 2.6GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k
L2 / L3 Cache 6MB (on chip)
Video Card GeForce 8600M GT
Standard VRAM 512MB
Maximum VRAM 512MB
Native Resolution 1680x1050
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 2560x1600
Standard Storage Drive 250, 320GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (1.5GB/s)
Optical Disk 8X DL
Floppy / Zip Drive None
AirPort 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
Video / Multi-IO 1 (DVI)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 3 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec 1 (400), 1 (800)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) None
Headphone 1
Microphone 1 (Internal)
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Full-size
Mouse / Trackpad Trackpad
Expansion Slots ExpressCard/34
Expansion Bays None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output 1
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
Pre-Installed MacOS OSX 10.5.2 (9C2018)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows XP SP2 (32-Bit)
Maximum Windows 7 (64-Bit)
Battery Type 68 W h Li-Poly
Battery Life 4.5 Hours
Power Adapter 1
Case Type Notebook
Dimensions 1.0 x 15.4 OSX 10.4
Weight 6.8 lbs. (3.08 kg)
Original Price USD US$3049
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