The New MacBook and MacBook Pro, Dissected

ifixit, the same guys who brought us the beautiful disassembly » 10/15/08 10:08pm 10/15/08 10:08pm of the 3G iPhone, have gutted the MacBook and MacBook Pro (Pro pictured here). But beyond the pretty photos, they've discovered some interesting things about the new laptops. • The optical drive is identical in the MB and MBP, and it's SATA • MBP RAM…

Giz Explains: Why Does the New MacBook Pro Have Two Graphics Cards?

The biggest update to the new MacBooks » 10/15/08 2:00pm 10/15/08 2:00pm—on the inside anyway—is their graphical muscle, which has been hooked up with some Barry Bonds-level steroids. Apple ditched Intel's crummy integrated graphics and chipset (basically the traffic controller between the processor and everything else) entirely, opting that…

New MacBooks Will Totally Tell Mom If You Take Them Swimming

The new MacBook and MacBook Pro don't just want to impress you with their fancy new fabrication techniques, unibody designs and bolstered performance: they want to make you more honest » 10/15/08 5:38am 10/15/08 5:38am, at least when it comes to reporting water damage. According to the service manuals, the new line of MacBooks include submersion…

All the New MacBook Details In One Place

In case you just woke from some kind of a coma (or you are a certain older gentleman running for a particularly prominent public office), Apple revealed new additions to the MacBook family: The totally redesigned aluminum 15" MacBook Pro and 13" MacBook, plus a slightly revamped MacBook Air and white plastic MacBook,… » 10/14/08 9:00pm 10/14/08 9:00pm

Sizemodo: New MacBook and MacBook Pro vs. Their Forebearers

The new MacBook and MacBook Pro may be molded by hand from a single piece of adamantium or whatever, but how do they size up to their previous versions? The new MacBook Pro actually has a larger footprint (X Y) than the old MacBook Pro, but it's also slightly thinner (tough to tell in person). But the new MacBook,… » 10/14/08 4:34pm 10/14/08 4:34pm

Spyshot Shows What Looks to Be The New MacBook Pro

As is always the case, this undercover iPhone pic of what appears to be the new MacBook Pro is too blurry to rule for sure one way or the other. But as far as spyshots go, this one's looking pretty solid. And just like with the presumed-fake-and-then-verified-true iPod nano leaked pics from last time (coincidentally… » 10/13/08 10:53pm 10/13/08 10:53pm

MacBook and MacBook Pro Repair Document Leaked, Confirms "Late 2008"…

In case you needed more, here's a proof that seems to completely confirm that— as expected » 10/12/08 5:39pm 10/12/08 5:39pm—both the MacBook and MacBook Pro will be updated this Tuesday at the event in Cupertino, where heads may be rolling after a PDF document referring to the "MacBook/MacBook Pro (Late 2008)" line was accidentally posted today in…

Nvidia Launch Points to Possible October 14 MacBook Intro

It seems like the stars are aligning for that rumored MacBook intro event » 10/02/08 12:47pm 10/02/08 12:47pm on October 14. Nvidia, which was supposed to launch their MCP7A chipset on September 30, has announced the chipset will actually be available right after the alleged Apple event. Apparently, the new chipset-which is rumored to be part of the…