2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Specifications

Here's what you need to know about 2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina

Key Features2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
At Glance
Released in Early
2015
16:10 WQXGA
13.3”
1600p 60Hz
Weight
3.48 lb
1.58 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-5557U
2C/4T, 3.10 → 3.40 GHz
Geekbench 5
795
Single Core
Geekbench 5
1,663
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Graphics 6100
48 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
Up to
16GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3
2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Ports
Availability2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Released2015
Release Info
  • Announced on March 9th, 2015
  • Available on March 9th, 2015
Pricing
  • $1,299
    Intel Core i5 5257U | 8GB RAM | 128GB SSD
  • $1,499
    Intel Core i5 5257U | 8GB RAM | 256GB SSD
  • $1,799
    Intel Core i5 5287U | 8GB RAM | 512GB SSD
Stores
2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Price
Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
By Apple
$549.99
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$399.99
Apple Macbook Pro FE865LLA 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
Apple Macbook Pro FE865LLA 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
By Apple
$550.00
Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop with Retina Display MF843LL/A (3.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 processor, 16 GB RAM, 1TB SSD hard drive) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop with Retina Display MF843LL/A (3.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 processor, 16 GB RAM, 1TB SSD hard drive) (Renewed)
By Apple
$739.00
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$469.99
Apple MacBook Pro 13in 2.8GHz i7 Retina (ME867LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, MacOS 10.12 Sierra (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in 2.8GHz i7 Retina (ME867LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, MacOS 10.12 Sierra (Renewed)
By Apple
$556.30
Exterior2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Dimensions12.35” x 8.62” x 0.71” (314 mm x 219 mm x 18 mm)
WeightStarting at 3.48 lb (1.58 kg)
Colors
Silver
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full-size backlit keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys (inverted “T” arrangement) with 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
Display2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Size13.3 Inches
InfoRetina display
  • 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560-by-1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
  • Supported scaled resolutions:
    • 1680 by 1050
    • 1440 by 900
    • 1024 by 640
  • 300 nits brightness
  • Standard color gamut (sRGB)
  • 900:1 contrast ratio
Ports2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Ports
2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Ports
Image Source: Apple
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports
    Supports data transfers up to 20 Gbps.
  • 2 x USB 3.0 ports
    Supports data transfers up to 5 Gbps.
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • 1 x 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • 1 x SDXC card reader
  • 1 x MagSafe 2 power port
Internal Specs2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Processor
  1. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5257U
    2 cores, 4 threads, 2.70 → 3.10 GHz, 3MB Cache, 28W
  2. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5287U
    2 cores, 4 threads, 2.90 → 3.30 GHz, 3MB Cache, 28W
  3. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-5557U
    2 cores, 4 threads, 3.10 → 3.40 GHz, 4MB Cache, 28W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina1
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5257U71690.06%
2
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5287U75995.47%
3
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-5557U795100.00%
0795
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina1
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5257U1,54292.72%
2
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5287U1,61997.35%
3
5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-5557U1,663100.00%
01,663
Integrated Graphics
  1. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5257U
    Intel® Iris® Graphics 6100
    48 Execution Units, 300 → 1050 MHz
  2. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-5287U
    Intel® Iris® Graphics 6100
    48 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  3. 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-5557U
    Intel® Iris® Graphics 6100
    48 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
Memory
8GB
configurable to 16GB of 1866MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
Storage
256GB 512GB
configurable to 1TB SSD
Connectivity2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking
  • IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 4.2 wireless technology
Battery2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Size74.9 Wh lithium‑polymer battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 10 hours wireless web
  • Up to 12 hours of iTunes movie playback
  • Up to 30 days of standby time
Power Supply60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter
With cable management system; MagSafe 2 power port.
Software2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
OSShipped with OS X Yosemite
Built-in Apps
Photos iMovie GarageBand Pages Numbers Keynote Siri Safari Mail FaceTime Messages Maps Notes Calendar Contacts Reminders Photo Booth Preview iTunes iBooks App Store Time Machine
Camera & Audio2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Camera720p FaceTime HD camera
Audio
  • Stereo speakers
  • Dual microphones
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack
    • Support for Apple iPhone headset with remote and microphone
    • Support for audio line out (digital/analog)
Misc2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
In the box
  • 13‑inch MacBook Pro
  • MagSafe 2 Power Adapter
  • Power cord
  • AC wall plug
WarrantyYour MacBook Pro with Retina display 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 800-823-2775.
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Video Support
  • Intel Iris Graphics 6100
  • Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 3840 by 2160 pixels on up to two external displays, both at millions of colors.
  • Thunderbolt digital video output
    • Native Mini DisplayPort output
    • DVI, VGA, dual-link DVI, and HDMI output supported using Mini DisplayPort adapters (sold separately)
  • HDMI video output
    • Support for 1080p resolution at up to 60Hz
    • Support for 3840-by-2160 resolution at 30Hz
    • Support for 4096-by-2160 resolution at 24Hz

2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Price

Here is the latest price update for 2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina.

2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina Price
Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
By Apple
$549.99
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$399.99
Apple Macbook Pro FE865LLA 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
Apple Macbook Pro FE865LLA 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
By Apple
$550.00
Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop with Retina Display MF843LL/A (3.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 processor, 16 GB RAM, 1TB SSD hard drive) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop with Retina Display MF843LL/A (3.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 processor, 16 GB RAM, 1TB SSD hard drive) (Renewed)
By Apple
$739.00
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$469.99
Apple MacBook Pro 13in 2.8GHz i7 Retina (ME867LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, MacOS 10.12 Sierra (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 13in 2.8GHz i7 Retina (ME867LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, MacOS 10.12 Sierra (Renewed)
By Apple
$556.30

2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at 2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina.

2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina

Apple has revealed the MacBook Pro 13 Retina, a 13.3-inch machine, in early-2015. It is powered by up to a dual-core Intel Core i7-5557U with a boost clock speed up to 3.40 GHz. The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Intel® Iris® Graphics 6100 (48 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz). For display option, it has a 13.3 inch display with the following key specifications:

Retina display
  • 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560-by-1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
  • Supported scaled resolutions:
    • 1680 by 1050
    • 1440 by 900
    • 1024 by 640
  • 300 nits brightness
  • Standard color gamut (sRGB)
  • 900:1 contrast ratio

Moreover, Apple claims that the 2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina supports up to 16GB of 1866 MHz LPDDR3 memory.

Additionally, the 2015 MacBook Pro 13 Retina measures 12.35” x 8.62” x 0.71” (313.69 x 218.95 x 18.03 mm) and weight at 3.48 lbs. (1.58 kg). The laptop features the following ports:

  • 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports
    Supports data transfers up to 20 Gbps.
  • 2 x USB 3.0 ports
    Supports data transfers up to 5 Gbps.
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • 1 x 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • 1 x SDXC card reader
  • 1 x MagSafe 2 power port