13-inch MacBook/2GHz (white)

At a Glance

(1 items)

  • Apple 13-inch MacBook/2GHz (white)

    As with the Intel-based iMac and MacBook Pro lines, the consumer MacBooks get a new processor in the form of the Intel Core 2 Duo chip, which promises better performance without any decrease in battery...

At a Glance

As with the Intel-based iMac and MacBook Pro lines, the consumer MacBooks get a new processor in the form of the Intel Core 2 Duo chip, which promises better performance without any decrease in battery life. This 2GHz model features more significant changes than the 1.83GHz MacBook -- L2 cache has doubled to 4MB. Compared to the older Core Duo 2GHz MacBook, there's also 1GB of installed memory now, as well as a faster DVD-burning SuperDrive and a higher-capacity hard-drive.

Price when rated: $1,299

Pros

  • Very good overall performance
  • Integrated iSight camera
  • Sturdy but elegant design
  • Ample RAM
  • Built-in AirPort Extreme and Bluetooth
  • Double-layer SuperDrive
  • Great glossy screen
  • Bigger hard drive

Cons

  • No expansion card slot
  • Mediocre graphics performance
 Compare

Subscribe to the MacWeek Newsletter

Comments

Close

Meet the Best of Show winners from Macworld iWorld 2014

Mar 29, 2014 8:14 AM

Here's a closer look at the 11 products that caught our eye at this year's Macworld/iWorld event.

READ THE RELATED ARTICLE:<

Meet the Best of Show winners from Macworld iWorld 2014

Top Reviewed MacBook Charts

Subscribe to the MacWeek Newsletter

See All Newsletters »