Updated 28 Feb 2017

Apple

MacBook Retina 12-inch (early 2016)

Snapshot: The Apple MacBook Retina 12-inch (early 2016) laptop has a 12-inch screen. It has a Core m3-6Y30, 1.1GHz processor and 8GB RAM. How good is its display?

MacBook Retina 12-inch (early 2016)
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$2199

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Key data

Model

Avg price
$2199
Type
Standard
Full model number
Apple MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2016)
Body type
Clamshell

Specifications

Screen size (in)
12
HDD (GB)
n/a
SSD (GB)
256
Available user space (GB)
228
RAM (GB)
8
Intel processor type
Core m3-6Y30, 1.1
Cores
2
Processor model
Core m3-6Y30 1.1GHz
Video type
Intel HD Graphics 515
Video RAM (GB)
Shared
Native resolution
2304 x 1440
Weight with / without keyboard (kg)
0.9
Weight of power supply (kg)
0.2
Size HxDxW (mm)
9 x 191 x 280
Trackpad size (mm)
112 x 70
Average heavy use battery life (Hours:Minutes)
5:00
Average light use battery life (Hours:Minutes)
20:57

Features

Operating System supplied
OS X El Capitan 10.11.5
Stylus included
n/a
Optical (DVD or CD) drive
No
USB 2.0 ports
0
USB 3.0 ports
0
USB-C ports
1
Thunderbolt port
0
Ethernet port
No
Headset port
n/a
Microphone port
n/a
Headphone / microphone port
Yes
HDMI
No
Mini DisplayPort
No
WiFi (GHz)
2.4 / 5
WiFi 802.11
b/g/n/a/ac
NFC
No
Memory card reader
No
Front camera
Yes
Rear camera
No
Backlit keyboard
Yes, 17 levels

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Notes
It only has a single USB-C port, but this is a powerful port that is replacing many connections.
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