macboo pro

  1. AntonisReverse

    WIFI keeps on Dropping / Catalina 10.15.6

    Hello everyone and thank you for your help in advance. I have the MacBook Pro 2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i5, 16 GB 3733 MHz LPDDR4X and... well the problem I have is the following: A friend of mine cracked the screen of my new bought laptop unfortunately.. At the same day I did the update to...
  2. JP Beretta

    MP All Models MacBook Pro 16" charging issues **FRUSTRATING**

    Hey all, I've read countless forums and posts about the charging issues with the new MBP. My MBP charges really slow at max 6watts. I have no apps open, I've turned off the battery health management and dimmed the screen right down. I have also done all the SMC and PRAM etc resets with no...
  3. Appledoesnotlisten

    16" is HOT & NOISY with an external monitor! :(

    I received a base 16" today and am disappointed because it get's as hot as my 2017 with an external 4K monitor. Is anybody else experiencing the same issue? I always work with external monitors and running on high resolution and this heating performance is upsetting. It's not cooler than the...
  4. Deep_Grey

    MBP recommendations

    Hello everyone, I would like your recommendation for an MBP. My primary use case is MATLAB, Excel and Python. I was eyeing for the new 13’ (1TB+16GB, 4 core i5) or the 16’ (512GB+16GB, 6 core i7), both of these configurations cost the same in my country and there aren’t any 32GB RAM model :/ I...
  5. A

    Help me decide between macbook pro 2015 and 2016

    Hello everyone, I am new to the apple world and I need some assistance to buy a used MacBook pro, my limited budget ($1100) left me with two choices and I can't decide yet, so I thought I may get some help here the options I have is a MacBook pro-2016 with the following specs : - 15 inches -...
  6. Errro

    2019 MacBook Pro BRICKED?!?!?!

    Hello everyone, Brand new to the forum today as I’ve come across a serious issue with my MBP. The computer is COMPLETELY UNRESPONSIVE. So here’s the story. Two days ago I had an automatic update scheduled for the newest batch of updates for Catalina. The update was set to install overnight as...
  7. macpot

    Can I replace a "UK" keyboard layout MacBook Pro (2016) top case with a "US" top case?

    Hello, Does any one know if I can replace my "UK" layout top-case of "MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016)" with a 2016 "US" layout that I want to buy from ebay? Also is it possible to replace the top case with a 2018 model? Any help is greatly appreciated.
  8. barisns

    MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Mid 2014) - Glitch and Freezing Issue

    I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Mid 2014). Since 2016 with Yosemite, it has a glitch issue which has not been fixed. Weirdly, the issue mostly occurs with the Apple applications. Initially, when I clicked on a photo to open up, the device was glitching or freezing immediately like crazy...
  9. A

    PDF cause Computer to Freeze and/or Lag

    My 2018 Macbook pro currently running Mojave v 10.14.5. After the last update, I have experienced immense computer freezing and/or lag when working on PDFs (and only when working on PDFs). Actions that cause the problem include: downloading PDF (regardless of size), moving PDF from one folder to...
  10. K

    Macbook Pro 2019 coil whine

    Hello everyone, I'm new to this forum. I just unboxed my new Macbook Pro 2019 15" i9 2.3Ghz, 560X, 16GB ram, 512GB SSD. As soon as the device accessed the disc I noticed the coil whine. It mostly sounds like scratching and high pitched whining. I've searched through this forum and found a...
  11. calliex

    2013 MacBook Pro 13 getting hot.

    My boss's bought a new 2018 MacBookpro nTB for work. He is a medical researcher does a lot presentations, runs Stata and Excel. He running two monitors off of it along with plugging various thumb drives and the occasional ext hard drive. It gets really hot, to the point he unplugs one of the...
  12. calliex

    General question about heat dissipation in MacBook pro

    Does the physical size difference in the 15 vrs 13 in macbookrpro have any effect on processor heat dissipation? In other words will the larger aluminum chassis do better keeping the processor cool? I prefer the 15 in screen over 13, but would like to save money by settling for the 13. If 15...
  13. A

    Time to upgrade to 15” MBP W/ Touch Bar

    Greetings everyone! So I’m looking to finally upgrade my 2011 MacBook Pro 17”. I know, I know. I’m not too sure how I survived using it this long either. It was fully specd out. I had a 2TB Samsung SSD as the main drive and a 1TB OWC SSD drive in the optical. 16gb Ram. It was very reliable. Had...
  14. E

    Finder column with bug

    Hey there, I have a very annoying bug destroying my workflow. The with of the column view is extraordinary wide - wider than the longest file name. This bug appears with every folder anywhere. If I resize it once to the correct size, all the following folders have the correct column with. But...
  15. At_Op45

    Mac Book Pro - Sound Check

    Hi there. I recently upgraded my 2012, 13-inch MBP. I installed a 1TB Samsung SSD and 16GB of ram. My machine is much faster and works just fine. My only concern is probably a minor one. Whenever I open my MBP from sleep mode, the startup chime plays. This never used to happen before the part...
  16. H

    Resolved tbMBP 2016 Replacement. What to expect?

    UPDATED Hey everyone, Mostly I just wanted to go through my very frustrating Apple Care experience, hopefully my experience may benefit someone else and shed some more light on issues with these machines. I originally purchased a 15" MacBook Pro with Touchbar shortly after their release in...
  17. RockyRZ

    Amateur Video Editor Here

    I've only recently started editing on Premier Pro, I only do it at college so far. Anyway, I'm gonna buy a Mac except... I'm gonna move far from my location within a year. However, I don't wanna waste any money on a Macbook Pro when the iMac kinda gives me more for less $$$. I don't even know...
  18. M

    MacBook Pro 2018 overheat /HibernateError during sleep

    Opened a discussion here as well: Hey Yesterday, after playing with my MacBook's pmset settings, I closed the lid (while plugged in), and after 4 hours I just unplugged it and went to sleep. This morning I'm waking up to an extremely hot, battery...
  19. joaofrn

    macbook pro 2011 white screen even trying boot clean install

    just wanna fix my macbook 2011. not even a new clean instal from pen drive works. still give me an white screen. an ssd with windows installed works on this mac, thas just increadable. i thought at first it was the video card problem and i would have to throw away the macbook but since hes...
  20. Z

    5K iMac or 13” MacBook Pro 2018?

    I was unstable between my 21.5 "iMac and my MacBook Pro. But now I have changed, 27” 5K iMac 3.4 GHz 1 TB Fusion Drive or 2.3 GHz 256 GB SSD 13” 2018 MacBook Pro with touchbar? I will use it for programming and basic indie games. I am a student. I have an iPad for mobility.