2019 Macbook Pro

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Adarna, May 22, 2019.

  1. Adarna

    Adarna Well-Known Member

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    Two words: better keyboard
     
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    so tempting... but I checked the Apple Singapore store and only the 15 inch models get the 9th gen processors :(
     
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    13" MBP only gets the updated quad-core 8th-gen
    15" MBP - 6 and 8-core 9th-gen
     
  5. Adarna

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    Does this mean only the 15 inch throttles? :D
     
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    disappointed in a way... i just recently got the 2018 :( but at least they'll cover 2018 keyboard in case of issues.
    seems unfair they, currently, are not including 2016-2017 keyboards :(
     
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    Meh. I'd rather wait for the rumored ARM MBP models. Apple should ditch Intel ASAP because of all the side-channel (Meltdown, Spectre, MDS,???) vulnerabilities those processors have.

    I never had issues with my 2017 MBP keyboard, but a more robust design is more than welcome.
     
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    So, it might be at least another year to wait for the rumored 16in MBP :(
     
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    Will the new stocks of macbook air 2018 get the new keyboards?
     
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    aaaand how much do they cost? if its more than they do now (for sure it is) i need to save more lol
     
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    "According to The Verge, some existing MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models that experience keyboard failures will have their keyboards replaced with the new 2019 keyboard that Apple has developed. Unfortunately, only MacBooks with the third-generation butterfly keyboard can get the updated 2019 keyboard, which includes the 2018 MacBook Pro and the 2018 MacBook Air."

    So if you have 2016 or 2017 MacBook Pro that have keyboard issues, they will replace it only with old design of butterfly keyboard? Man that sucks bigtime..
     
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    ^I was wondering where I saw that article...

    I guess 2018 devices have the space for the new Gen keyboards
     
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    Where can i buy macbook pro 2019 15 inches with my east west bank credit card 24 months 0% interest ??
     
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    meh... i'll wait for when 16gb of ram comes standard on the 13" base.
     
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    Said it before.
     
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    so it seems it is just a material change... not really how it will prevent particles and/or what...
     
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    Anyone know of a local retailer selling the 2019 MBP?
     
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    Hi Adarna! seen BosJap selling MBP 2019 for 98k . base on customer feedback they sell legit New macbooks. was searching for MBA 2018 prices and seen his pricelist :)

    New 98k 2019 MBPTB
    Used 92k (as per seller open to check) with warranty till June 25 2020

    59k for a new MBA 2018 seems good to me was planing to buy 1 on my SG trip. (was wondering how can they buy those unit at a low price)
     
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    Hi. Whats BH? Your pricing looks interesting hehe
     
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    Hi Adarna! may i ask how was your shipping experience with freight forwarders? haven't tried it yet but it seems it can save $$$.

    Amazon price seems a winner, specially if you can get it for 1,599$ and knowing amazon customer service is good.

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