2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) Specifications

Here's what you need to know about 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)

Key Features2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
At Glance
Released in
2020
16:10 WQXGA
13.3”
1600p 60Hz
Weight
3.1 lb
1.41 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-8557U
4C/8T, 1.70 → 4.50 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,018
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,804
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 645
48 Execution Units with 128 MB eDRAM, 300 → 1150 MHz
Up to
16GB
2133 MHz LPDDR3
Availability2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Released2020
Release Info
  • Announced on May 4th, 2020
  • Available on May 4th, 2020
Pricing
  • $1,299 - Intel Core i5 | 8GB RAM | 256GB SSD
  • $1,499 - Intel Core i5 | 8GB RAM | 512GB SSD
Stores
2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) Price
Apple MacBook Pro MLH12LL/A 13-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.9GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB Memory, 256GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro MLH12LL/A 13-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.9GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB Memory, 256GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$595.00
Was: $849.99
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 Air 13.3" with Retina Display, M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 7-Core GPU, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, Late 2020
Apple MacBook Air 13.3" with Retina Display, M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 7-Core GPU, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, Late 2020
By Apple
$1,360.93
Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Magic Keyboard) - Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Magic Keyboard) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$870.45
Apple Macbook Pro MPXV2LL/A Laptop (Mac OS, 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 13.3 inches LED Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple Macbook Pro MPXV2LL/A Laptop (Mac OS, 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 13.3 inches LED Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$599.00
2020 Apple MacBook Pro with 2.0GHz Intel Core i5 (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
2020 Apple MacBook Pro with 2.0GHz Intel Core i5 (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$972.99
Exterior2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Dimensions
  • Width: 11.97 inches (30.41 cm)
  • Depth: 8.36 inches (21.24 cm)
  • Height: 0.61 inch (1.56 cm)
WeightStarting at 3.1 pounds (1.4 kg)
Colors
Space Gray Silver
Keyboard and TrackpadBacklit Magic Keyboard with:
  • 65 (U.S.) or 66 (ISO) keys including 4 arrow keys in an inverted‑T arrangement
  • Touch Bar
  • Touch ID sensor
  • 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
Display2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
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
  • 500 nits brightness
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology
Ports2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Ports
Two Thunderbolt 3 (USB‑C) ports with support for:
  • Charging
  • DisplayPort
  • Thunderbolt (up to 40Gb/s)
  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)
Internal Specs2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Processor
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8257U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.40 → 3.90 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8557U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.70 → 4.50 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)1
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8257U90488.80%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8557U1,018100.00%
01,018
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)1
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8257U3,74098.32%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8557U3,804100.00%
03,804
Integrated Graphics
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8257U
    Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 645
    48 Execution Units with 128 MB eDRAM, 300 → 1050 MHz
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8557U
    Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 645
    48 Execution Units with 128 MB eDRAM, 300 → 1150 MHz
Memory
8GB
configurable to 16GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
Storage
256GB 512GB
configurable to 1TB or 2TB SSD
Connectivity2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking
  • IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
Battery2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Size58.2 Wh lithium‑polymer battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 10 hours wireless web
  • Up to 10 hours Apple TV app movie playback
  • Up to 30 days of standby time
Power Supply61W USB‑C Power Adapter
Software2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
OSShipped with macOS Catalina
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 Music Podcasts TV Books App Store Time Machine Find My QuickTime Player
Camera & Audio2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Camera720p FaceTime HD camera
Audio
  • Stereo speakers with high dynamic range
  • Wide stereo sound
  • Support for Dolby Atmos playback
  • Three-mic array with directional beamforming
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
Misc2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)
Sensors
  • Touch ID sensor
Security
  • Touch ID sensor
In the box
  • 13‑inch MacBook Pro
  • 61W USB‑C Power Adapter
  • USB-C Charge Cable (2 m)
WarrantyYour MacBook Pro comes with 90 days of complimentary technical support and a one‑year limited warranty. Purchase AppleCare+ for Mac to extend your coverage to three years from your AppleCare+ purchase date and add up to two incidents of accidental damage coverage, each subject to a service fee of $99 for screen damage or external enclosure damage, or $299 for other repairable damage, plus applicable tax.

2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) Price

Here is the latest price update for 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3).

2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) Price
Apple MacBook Pro MLH12LL/A 13-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.9GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB Memory, 256GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro MLH12LL/A 13-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.9GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB Memory, 256GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$595.00
Was: $849.99
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 Air 13.3" with Retina Display, M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 7-Core GPU, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, Late 2020
Apple MacBook Air 13.3" with Retina Display, M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 7-Core GPU, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, Late 2020
By Apple
$1,360.93
Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Magic Keyboard) - Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Magic Keyboard) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$870.45
Apple Macbook Pro MPXV2LL/A Laptop (Mac OS, 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 13.3 inches LED Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Space Gray (Renewed)
Apple Macbook Pro MPXV2LL/A Laptop (Mac OS, 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 13.3 inches LED Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$599.00
2020 Apple MacBook Pro with 2.0GHz Intel Core i5 (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
2020 Apple MacBook Pro with 2.0GHz Intel Core i5 (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Renewed)
By Apple
$972.99

2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3): Quick Look

Here is our quick look at 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3).

2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3)

Apple has revealed the MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3), a 13.3-inch machine, in 2020. It is powered by up to a quad-core Intel Core i7-8557U with a boost clock speed up to 4.50 GHz. The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 645 (48 Execution Units with 128 MB eDRAM, 300 → 1150 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
  • 500 nits brightness
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology

Moreover, Apple claims that the 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) supports up to 16GB of 2133 MHz LPDDR3 memory.

Additionally, the 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) measures 11.97” x 8.36” x 0.61” (304.04 x 212.34 x 15.49 mm) and weight at 3.1 lbs. (1.41 kg). The laptop features the following ports:

Two Thunderbolt 3 (USB‑C) ports with support for:
  • Charging
  • DisplayPort
  • Thunderbolt (up to 40Gb/s)
  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)

In summary, here is what you need to know about the 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3).

New Magic Keyboard
The updated 13-inch MacBook Pro now features the new Magic Keyboard, first introduced on the 16-inch MacBook Pro, and added to MacBook Air in March.
Double the Storage
The 2020 models now come with double the storage of the previous generation starting at 256GB up to 1TB. It can be also configured to even more storage up to 4TB SSD.

The 2020 MacBook Pro 13 (2TB3) also has some downsides that you might want to know, including:

No Performance Improvements
It's using the same 8th Gen Intel Core processors and LPDDR3 memory that powered the previous 2019 MacBook Pro 13-inch.