MacBook with Intel Core 2 Duo processors

Just like the new MacBook Pro released on 25th October, Apple has upgraded MacBook with Intel Core 2 Duo processors. The new MacBook is 25% faster than previous MacBooks.


MacBook features 1.83GHz or 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo (667MHz frontside bus) with 13.3-inch TFT glossy widewsceen, and 512MB/1GB of 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM (PC2-5300) upgradeable to 2GB of RAM. 60GB of Serial ATA hard disk. The graphic card is similar to Mac mini (Intel-based), integrated Intel GMA 950 graphics processor with 64 MB of DDR2 SDRAM shared with main memory.

MacBookIt's also similar to previous version and the MacBook Pro, it has built-in iSight camera, 54-Mbps AirPort Extreme wireless networking, Bluetooth 2.0 + Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) and Apple Remote. For communication ports: MacBook comes with one FireWire 400 and two USB 2.0 ports.


Apple first released MacBook with Intel Core Duo processors in 15 May 2006.

Glossy DisplayMacBook At a Glance:
1.83GHz or 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
13.3-inch (diagonal) TFT glossy widescreen display
Apple Remote with Front Row
Up to 2GB memory
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Slot-loading optical drive
Up to 200GB hard drive
Built-in 54-Mbps 802.11g AirPort Extreme wireless, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, Gigabit Ethernet
Analog and digital audio in and out
FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 ports
iLife 06, Mac OS X Tiger

The MacBook weights at 2.36 kg. MacBook starts at US$ 1099.

order numbers are:
1.83GHz MacBook (white): MA699LL/A
2GHz MacBook (white): MA700LL/A
2GHz MacBook (black): MA701LL/A

Introducing the super-fast, blogging, podcasting, do-everything-out-of-the-box MacBook. Starting at just $1099.

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Posted by Antony at November 9, 2006 12:57 AM

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