MacBook 12” 2017 Specifications

Here's what you need to know about MacBook 12” 2017 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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MacBook 12” 2017

Key FeaturesMacBook 12” 2017
At Glance
Released in Mid
2017
16:10 QHD
12”
1440p 60Hz
Weight
2.03 lb
0.92 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-7Y75
2C/4T, 1.30 → 3.60 GHz
Geekbench 5
714
Single Core
Geekbench 5
1,470
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® HD Graphics 615
24 Execution Units, 300 → 1050 MHz
Up to
16GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3
AvailabilityMacBook 12” 2017
Released2017
Release Info
  • Announced on June 5, 2017
  • Available on June 7, 2017
Pricing
  • $1,299
    Intel Core m3-7Y32 | 8GB RAM | 256GB SSD
  • $1,599
    Intel Core m5-7Y54 | 8GB RAM | 512GB SSD
Stores
MacBook 12” 2017 Price
2017 Apple MacBook Laptop with Core m3 (M3-7Y32) (12-inch, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
2017 Apple MacBook Laptop with Core m3 (M3-7Y32) (12-inch, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$402.00
Apple MNYL2LL/A 12in MacBook, Retina, 1.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core Processor, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Mac OS, Gold (Newest Version) (Renewed)
Apple MNYL2LL/A 12in MacBook, Retina, 1.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core Processor, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Mac OS, Gold (Newest Version) (Renewed)
By Apple
$484.10
Apple MacBook MLH82LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 512 GB (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MLH82LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 512 GB (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
By Apple
$353.99
Apple MacBook MJY42LL/A 12in Laptop Retina Display 512GB, Space Gray - (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MJY42LL/A 12in Laptop Retina Display 512GB, Space Gray - (Renewed)
By Apple
$289.00
Was: $376.99
Apple MacBook 12in Retina 2017 (Newest Version) 256GB SSD / 8GB RAM - Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook 12in Retina 2017 (Newest Version) 256GB SSD / 8GB RAM - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$399.00
Apple MacBook MLH72LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 256 GB (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MLH72LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 256 GB (Renewed)
By Apple
$316.55
Was: $390.00
ExteriorMacBook 12” 2017
Dimensions11.04” x 7.74” x 0.14 - 0.52” (280.5 mm x 196.5 mm x 3.5 - 13.1 mm)
WeightStarting at 2.03 pounds (920 g)
Colors
Silver Space Gray Gold Rose Gold
Keyboard and TrackpadFull-size backlit keyboard with:
  • 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) individual LED backlit keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures
DisplayMacBook 12” 2017
Size12 Inches
InfoRetina display
  • 12-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
  • 2304-by-1440 resolution at 226 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
  • 16:10 aspect ratio
  • Supported scaled resolutions:
    • 1440 by 900
    • 1280 by 800
    • 1024 by 640
PortsMacBook 12” 2017
Ports
One USB Type-C port with support for:
  • Charging
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Native DisplayPort 1.2 video output
  • VGA output using USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter (sold separately)
  • HDMI video output using USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter (sold separately)
Internal SpecsMacBook 12” 2017
Processor
  1. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y32
    2 cores, 4 threads, 1.10 → 3.00 GHz, 4MB SmartCache, 4.5W
  2. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y54
    2 cores, 4 threads, 1.20 → 3.20 GHz, 4MB SmartCache, 4.5W
  3. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75
    2 cores, 4 threads, 1.30 → 3.60 GHz, 4MB SmartCache, 4.5W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
MacBook 12” 20171
7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y3265892.16%
2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y5467193.98%
3
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75714100.00%
0714
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
MacBook 12” 20171
7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y321,42396.80%
2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y541,45799.12%
3
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y751,470100.00%
01,470
Integrated Graphics
  1. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y32
    Intel® HD Graphics 615
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 900 MHz
  2. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y54
    Intel® HD Graphics 615
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 950 MHz
  3. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75
    Intel® HD Graphics 615
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1050 MHz
Memory
8GB
Configurable to 16GB 1866 MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
Storage
256GB 512GB
PCIe-based onboard SSD.
ConnectivityMacBook 12” 2017
Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking
  • IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
BatteryMacBook 12” 2017
Size41.4 Wh lithium‑polymer battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 10 hours of wireless web
  • Up to 12 hours of iTunes movie playback
  • Up to 30 days of standby time
Power Supply29W USB-C Power Adapter
SoftwareMacBook 12” 2017
OSShipped with macOS High Sierra
Built-in Apps
Photos iMovie GarageBand Pages Numbers Keynote Siri Safari Mail FaceTime Messages Maps News Stocks Home Voice Memos Notes Calendar Contacts Reminders Photo Booth Preview iTunes Books App Store Time Machine
Camera & AudioMacBook 12” 2017
Camera480p FaceTime HD camera
Audio
  • Stereo speakers
  • Dual microphones
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack
MiscMacBook 12” 2017
In the box
  • MacBook
  • 29W USB-C Power Adapter
  • USB-C Charge Cable (2 m)
WarrantyLimited Warranty and Service Your MacBook comes with 90 days of free telephone support and a one-year limited warranty. Purchase the AppleCare Protection Plan to extend your service and support to three years from your computer’s purchase date. Only the AppleCare Protection Plan provides you with direct telephone support from Apple technical experts and the assurance that repairs will be handled by Apple-authorized technicians using genuine Apple parts. For more information, visit Apple Support or call 800-823-2275.  
MoreVideo Support
  • Intel HD Graphics 615
  • Dual display and video mirroring: simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 4096-by-2304 resolution at 60Hz on an external display, both at millions of colors

MacBook 12” 2017 Price

Here is the latest price update for MacBook 12” 2017.

MacBook 12” 2017 Price
2017 Apple MacBook Laptop with Core m3 (M3-7Y32) (12-inch, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
2017 Apple MacBook Laptop with Core m3 (M3-7Y32) (12-inch, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$402.00
Apple MNYL2LL/A 12in MacBook, Retina, 1.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core Processor, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Mac OS, Gold (Newest Version) (Renewed)
Apple MNYL2LL/A 12in MacBook, Retina, 1.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core Processor, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Mac OS, Gold (Newest Version) (Renewed)
By Apple
$484.10
Apple MacBook MLH82LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 512 GB (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MLH82LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 512 GB (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
By Apple
$353.99
Apple MacBook MJY42LL/A 12in Laptop Retina Display 512GB, Space Gray - (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MJY42LL/A 12in Laptop Retina Display 512GB, Space Gray - (Renewed)
By Apple
$289.00
Was: $376.99
Apple MacBook 12in Retina 2017 (Newest Version) 256GB SSD / 8GB RAM - Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook 12in Retina 2017 (Newest Version) 256GB SSD / 8GB RAM - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$399.00
Apple MacBook MLH72LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 256 GB (Renewed)
Apple MacBook MLH72LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Space Gray, 256 GB (Renewed)
By Apple
$316.55
Was: $390.00

MacBook 12” 2017: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at MacBook 12” 2017.

MacBook 12” 2017

Apple has revealed the MacBook 12” 2017, a 12-inch machine, in mid-2017. It is powered by up to a dual-core Intel Core i7-7Y75 with a boost clock speed up to 3.60 GHz. The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Intel® HD Graphics 615 (24 Execution Units, 300 → 1050 MHz). For display option, it has a 12 inch display with the following key specifications:

Retina display
  • 12-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
  • 2304-by-1440 resolution at 226 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
  • 16:10 aspect ratio
  • Supported scaled resolutions:
    • 1440 by 900
    • 1280 by 800
    • 1024 by 640

Moreover, Apple claims that the MacBook 12” 2017 supports up to 16GB 1866 MHz LPDDR3 memory.

Additionally, the MacBook 12” 2017 measures 11.04” x 7.74” x 0.52” (280.42 x 196.60 x 13.21 mm) and weight at 2.03 lbs. (0.92 kg). The laptop features the following ports:

One USB Type-C port with support for:
  • Charging
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Native DisplayPort 1.2 video output
  • VGA output using USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter (sold separately)
  • HDMI video output using USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter (sold separately)