Spotlight: Apple MacBook Pro 13 inch notebook

Apple MacBook Pro - New In Box

Apple's new 13" MacBook Pro sets new standards for industry design and performance. Take a look at what IT consultant Erik Eckel calls the best pound-for-pound laptop ever built.

Apple's new 13" MacBook Pro, new and in the box.

For a full review, check out the TechRepublic Product Spotlight.

Images by Erik Eckel for TechRepublic


Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...


Okay, I am working on my bachelor degree for computer programing. I am considering on going to get a new computer. I have really considered on looking into a Macbook pro 13' custom built. A 250GB HARD drive and 2GB of Ram. Is this a quality build? My other option is another windows computer. To be honest I have had a bad time with windows. As many of us know. I was wondering which one should I go with? Do I have a good bye? I am a struggling college student looking to make a good long term investment.