The Next-Generation MacBook Pro Might Feature A 2880-by-1800 Retina Display
According to DigiTimes and their “sources in the upstream supply chain”, the next-generation MacBook Pro with come equipped with a stunning 2880-by-1800 resolution Retina display. The report also claims that the next-generation MacBook Pros could hit the shelves as early as the second quarter of 2012:
While the prevailing MacBook models have displays with resolutions ranging from 1680 by 1050 to 1280 by 800, the ultra-high resolution for the new MacBook Pro will further differentiate Apple’s products from other brands, commented the sources.
While this rumor almost seems too good to be true, it is backed up by some solid evidence – Intel’s upcoming Ivy Bridge processors. The next-generation processors are capable of natively supporting displays with a resolution of up to 4096-by-4096 and they’re also capable of decoding multiple 4K video streams simultaneously.
With that said, stay tuned for more news and rumors related to the next-generation MacBook Pro!