October 14, 2008
Apple Unveils New 15.4-inch MacBook Pro; Updates 17-inch MacBook Pro and MacBook Air
Along with the 13-inch MacBook, Apple also introduced the new 15.4-inch MacBook Pro, which uses the same manufacturing process and glass trackpad found on the 13-inch model. The new 15-inch MacBook Pro has precision unibody enclosure crafted from a single block of aluminum, resulting in thinner, more durable and incredibly beautiful designs.
“Traditionally notebooks are made from multiple parts. With the new MacBook, we’ve replaced all of those parts with just one part—the unibody,” said Jonathan Ive, Apple’s senior vice president of Industrial Design. “The MacBook’s unibody enclosure is made from a single block of aluminum, making the new MacBook fundamentally thinner, stronger and more robust with a fit and finish that we’ve never even dreamed of before.” Read More