Apple Retail Stores Rolling Out New Retina MacBook Pro Window Displays

As noted by 9to5Mac, Apple's retail stores have begun installing new window displays showing off the new Retina MacBook Pro mounted on a pedestal with a massive model of the machine as a background.


As we reported earlier today, Apple retail stores have been receiving display models of the new Retina MacBook Pro, but shipments of stock are just starting to trickle in. Those looking for a stock model may be interested in stalking their local stores to try to obtain one, as new online orders are currently seeing shipping estimates of 3-4 weeks.

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109 months ago
probably an accurate representation of the glare on this screen :p
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109 months ago
For those who were upset that Apple dropped the 17"...

:p
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109 months ago
Man, I want that 2,500" retina display behind it.
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109 months ago

All very nice,

until you find out it got a 1 on a scale of 10 repairability on ifixit (http://www.ifixit.com/Teardown/MacBook-Pro-with-Retina-Display-Teardown/9462/1):eek:

Even the battery is glued to the body.

"Old" MacbookPro is still better minus the retina screen.

So what you're suggesting is that if I buy AppleCare, they won't be able to repair it, they'll have to give me a new one? ;)
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109 months ago
They are stunning in person. For anyone doing video, photo or graphics, it may be a religious experience for them. As for the glare, it's night and day compared to the MBP. For those of us doing serious work, you're gonna be blown away.
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109 months ago
Already went into mine this morning when they opened and messed around with one.

The MBP R-Type is AMAZING. Everything on the screen looks so sharp and images/video just pops.

probably an accurate representation of the glare on this screen :p

For those talking about glare, you have no clue what you are talking about. Go inside and see one in person. Then come back and comment.
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