The new MacBook Pro is a great machine for many users, but for others, it is very tough to use as their main laptop. This is a look at the reasons to buy the new MacBook Pro and why you should buy an old model or wait for the 2017 MacBook Pro.
While there are definitely some reasons to hate the 2016 MacBook Pro design there are also plenty of reasons to buy it — and the latest macOS Sierra updates help with battery life and functionality.
This new MacBook Pro includes a sleek new design, upgraded performance, better battery life, Touch ID, a new Touch Bar and a new Space Gray color option.
We’ll walk through six reasons to buy new MacBook Pro, three reasons to look for an older MacBook Pro deal from someone who is upgrading, and a reason to wait for a 2017 MacBook Pro.
Here’s a list of reasons to buy the 2016 MacBook Pro:
- Buy for a Smaller Design & Touch Bar
- Buy for More Storage
- Buy for Fast Connectivity Options
- Buy for More Performance
- Buy for Touch ID & Apple Pay
- Buy a Refurb for a Better Macbook Pro Deal
Apple announced a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, a 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch ID and Touch Bar and a 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch ID and a TouchBar. The new models start at $1,499 and go up to $2,399 before upgrades and customizations. You can buy a refurbished 2016 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar starting at $1,699.
Now that the 2016 MacBook Pro reviews here and the MacBook with Touch Bar is in stores we take an updated look at why you should buy this new model and why you should skip it.
Here is a walkthrough of the reasons to buy the new MacBook Pro and the reasons you should look at Windows PCs, buy a 2015 MacBook Pro or wait for the 2017 MacBook Pro. If you decide to buy the new model, here are the best 2016 MacBook Pro cases, covers and skins.