7 reasons you should buy the standard 13-inch MacBook Pro instead of Apple's new 8-core monster laptop
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- Apple debuted new-and-improved MacBook Pro models this week.
- The 15-inch MacBook Pro can now be configured with an eight-core processor, which is beefier than the six-core chips from previous MacBook Pro models.
- But if you're in the market for a professional Apple laptop, it's wise to forget about the new eight-core MacBook Pro and choose Apple's standard 13-inch MacBook Pro instead.
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Apple has unveiled an 8-core MacBook Pro for the very first time.
But you probably shouldn't buy it.If you're in the market for a professional-grade laptop that runs the Mac operating system, here's why you should consider Apple's baseline 13-inch MacBook Pro (with no Touch Bar) instead of the new 15-inch, eight-core laptop behemoths.