By John Surdakowski,
Jun 11, 2012
New Apple MacBook Features Leaked
In addition to Intel’s Ivy Bridge processors for all new Apple MacBook models, highlights include up to 8GB of RAM and up to 512GB of SSD storage for the MacBook Air, and up to 768GB of storage for the MacBook Pro.
According to sources for 9to5Mac, both the 11- and 13-inch MacBook Airs will be available in three models — just as they are now. These include:
Base Model: MD223LL/A – MBA 11.6/1.7/4/64FLASH-USA
Better: MD224LL/A – MBA 11.6/1.7/4/128FLASH-USA
High End: MD845LL/A – MBA 11.6/2.0/8/256FLASH-USA
MD231LL/A – MBAIR 13.3/1.8/4/128FLASH-USA
MD232LL/A – MBAIR 13.3/1.8/4/256FLASH-USA
MD846LL/A – MBAIR 13.3/2.0/8/512FLASH-USA
Those number in bold are the MacBook Air’s RAM, which reveals that this refresh will bring support for 8GB of RAM to Apple’s popular ultraportable. In addition to this, there will also be up to 512GB of storage with the high-end 13-inch model.
As for the Retina display MacBook Pro, here’s what you can expect, according to the source:
MC975LL/A – MBP 15.4/2.3/8GB/256GB FLASH-USA
MC976LL/A – MBP 15.4/2.6/8GB/512GB FLASH-USA
MD831LL/A – MBP 15.4/2.7/16GB/768GB FLASH-USA
But before you get your hopes up on this one, bear in mind that 9to5Mac claims this particular device will be priced very highly, with the high-end model costing upwards of $4,000 in some countries.