It's faster and more powerful than before, yet remarkably thinner and lighter. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display ever. And it introduces the Touch Bar a Multi-Touch enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, right when you want them. The MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. The Touch Bar replaces the function keys that have long occupied the top of your keyboard with something much more versatile and capable.
It changes automatically based on what you're doing to show you relevant tools you already know how to use - system controls like volume and brightness, interactive ways to adjust or browse through content, intelligent typing features like emoji and predictive text, and more. And for the first time, Touch ID is available on a Mac, enabling instant access to logins and fast, secure online purchases with Apple Pay. The MacBook Pro elevates the notebook to a whole new level of performance and portability. Wherever your ideas take you, you'll get there faster than ever with cutting-edge graphics, high-performance processors, state-of-the-art storage, and more.
Faster and lighter than ever before Bringing a whole new level of performance and portability, the 2016 MacBook Pro is powered a high-performance i5 processor to enhance everything you do. The sixth-generation processor is designed to perform on demanding tasks so that you can edit images, render 3D models and encode video. And when you're only browsing online or checking your email, the processor can conserve energy so that you aren't expending too much power.
Paired with a 256 GB solid-state drive that's faster than the previous generation, you can boot up faster than ever, launch multiple apps and import large files in a flash.
Touch Bar and Touch ID Replacing the function keys at the top of the keyboard, the Touch Bar offers a versatile and unique way to interact with your MacBook. Changing automatically depending on what tools and apps you're using, you can use the Touch Bar to do everything from adding emojis to changing the brightness of your screen.
Better graphics for faster rendering Delivering graphics performance that is up to 130% faster than the previous generation, the 2016 MacBook Pro is perfect for editing videos, creating graphics and playing graphics-intensive games. And with an innovative cooling system that eliminates heat efficiently, you can enjoy increased airflow during graphics-heavy tasks.