Model Detail - MacBook Pro 13 inch "Core i7" 3.1GHz (Early 2015)

This BTO 'Build to Order' model MacBook Pro "Core i7" 3.1 13" Early 2015 (Retina Display) is powered by a 214 nm Broadwell 3.1GHz Intel "Core i7" processor (5557U) uses a dual core processor along with a 4MB level 3 cache, 8GB of (non-upgradeable) onboard DDR3-1866 (PC3-14900) SDRAM, 128 GB, 256 GB or 512GB Solid State "SSD" drive, a (shared memory) Intel HD Iris 6100 graphics processor.

This 3.48 lb (1.58 kg) model is housed in an extra lean aluminum case, featuring a 227 ppi 2560x1600 13" "retina" high-res LED widescreen display. It also has a backlit keyboard, a "Force Touch" trackpad along with a claimed 10-12 hour battery. Similar to the Air models, Apple has phased out any internal optical drive.

Most sadly, these "Retina" models are virtually sealed and not upgradeable in any way.Ports and connectivity come via 3-stream AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 2 Thunderbolt ports, 1 HDMI port, 1 audio in/out port plus 1 SDXC card slot.

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This machine does not have upgradable RAM!

MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 3.1GHz
First Build Date 3/9/2015
Last Build Date N/A
Built-in Display 13.3
Model Identifier MacBookPro12,1
Apple Order Number MF843LL/A
Apple Model Number A1502 (EMC 2835)
Form Factor 13
Apple Subfamily Retina Early 2014 13
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
8GB
Maximum RAM
16GB
RAM SlotsNone
RAM SpecsDDR3L SDRAM
RAM Speed1866 MHz
Standard Storage Drive
128, 256, 512 GB SSD
Maximum Storage Drive
1 TB
Storage Drive Interface PCle 2.0 x 4
SYSTEM
Processor Type Core i7 (I7-5557U)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 34591/7470
Turbo Boost Speed 3.4 GHz
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM 8GB
Standard RAM 8GB
Maximum RAM 16GB
RAM Slots None
RAM Specs DDR3L SDRAM
RAM Speed 1866 MHz
System Bus Speed 5 GT/s (DMI2)
Cache Bus Speed 3.1GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k x2
L2 / L3 Cache 256k x2, 4MB
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card Iris Graphics 6100
VRAM Type Integrated
Standard VRAM 1.5 GB
Maximum VRAM 1.5 GB
Native Resolution 2560x1600
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 3840x2160 (x2)
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 128, 256, 512 GB SSD
Maximum Storage Drive 1 TB
Storage Drive Interface PCle 2.0 x 4
Optical Disk None
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11ac a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0.0
Video / Multi-IO 2 (Thunderbolt), 1 (HDMI)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec 2 (TB2)
USB Ports / Spec 2 (3.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec None
Ethernet (RJ-45) None
Modem (RJ-11) None
Headphone 1
Microphone 2 (Internal)
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Full-size
Mouse / Trackpad Trackpad (Inertial)
Expansion Slots SDXC Card Slot
Expansion Bays None
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output None
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS X 10.10.2 (14C2507)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows 8 (64-Bit)
Maximum Windows 10 (64-Bit)
POWER
Battery Type 74.9 W h Li-Poly
Battery Life 10-12 Hours
Power Adapter 1
PHYSICAL
Case Type Notebook
Dimensions 0.71 x 12.35 x 8.62
Weight 3.48 lbs (1.58 kg)
Original Price USD US$1499-US$1999
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