Model Detail - MacBook 13 inch "Core 2 Duo" 2.4GHz Unibody (2008)

The model MacBook "Core 2 Duo" 2.4 13 inch Late 2008 (Unibody Aluminum) is running a 45 nm Penryn 2.4GHz Intel "Core 2 Duo" (P8600) with dual cores and 3MB shared level 2 cache, a 1066MHz frontside bus, 2GB DDR3-1066 (PC3-8500) SDRAM, a 5400 RPM 250GB SATA hard drive, an 8X DL "SuperDrive" along with an NVIDIA GeForce 9400M (shared memory) graphics processor running 256MB of VRAM, Integrated iSight camera with a 13.3" 1280x800 widescreen LED display.
Ports and connectivity come via AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, 1 Gigabit Ethernet, 2 USB 2.0 ports, optical digital/analog audio in/out and a 2560x1600 resolution capable Mini DisplayPort.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 2.4GHz
First Build Date 10/14/2008
Last Build Date 6/8/2009
Built-in Display 13.3" Widescreen
Model Identifier MacBook5,1
Apple Order Number MB467LL/A
Apple Model Number A1278 (EMC 2254)
Form Factor MacBook (Unibody)
Apple Subfamily Late 2008 Aluminum
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
2GB
Maximum RAM
8GB
RAM Slots2
RAM SpecsPC3-8500 DDR2-1066 DDR3
RAM Speed1066MHz
Standard Storage Drive
250GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
SYSTEM
Processor Type Core 2 Duo (P8600)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 3276/3629
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
Maximum RAM 8GB
RAM Slots 2
RAM Specs PC3-8500 DDR2-1066 DDR3
RAM Speed 1066MHz
System Bus Speed 1066MHz
Cache Bus Speed 2.4GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k
L2 / L3 Cache 3MB (on chip)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce 9400M
VRAM Type Integrated
Standard VRAM 256MB
Maximum VRAM 256MB
Native Resolution 1280x800
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 2560x1600
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 250GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
Optical Disk 8X DL "SuperDrive"
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
Video / Multi-IO 1 (Mini DisplayPort)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 2 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec None
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 (4 Finger)
Expansion Slots None
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 OSX 10.5.5 (9F2114)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows XP SP2 (32-Bit)
Maximum Windows 7 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)
POWER
Battery Type 45 W h Li-Poly
Battery Life 5 Hours
Power Adapter 1
PHYSICAL
Case Type Notebook
Dimensions 0.95 x 12.78 x 8.94
Weight 4.5 lbs (2.04 kg)
Original Price USD US$1599
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