If You’ve Been Holding Off On a New MacBook Pro, Now’s a Good Time to Buy

Apple has rolled out a refresh on the MacBook Pro line of laptops, bringing quieter keyboards and 8th-generation Intel processors. If you’ve been waiting to buy one, now’s the best time to buy.

Back in April, Intel released its 8th-generation Intel processors, dubbed “Coffee Lake,” but Apple has held off on making use of the new tech in its MacBook Pro lineup. Until now. Previous MacBook Pro models used the Kaby Lake processors that first came out in 2016. That’s not terrible, but if you bought a MacBook Pro yesterday, you’d be getting a processor that’s two years old, which is a tough pill to swallow when you’re shelling out a bunch of money for a high-end laptop.

The upgraded processor isn’t available for every MacBook Pro, though. You’ll need to opt for the Touch Bar-enabled models, which start at $1,799. The base 13″ model comes with 8GB of RAM, a 256GB SSD, and a 2.3GHz quad-core Core…

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