macbook pro 2017

  1. Catherine St-Pierre

    Buy now or wait?

    Hi! I have a Macbook pro 2013 and I'm looking for an upgrade. I have the choice of buying a Macbook Pro 2017 or a Macbook Air 2019 for the same price. I mainly use my computer for university, streaming services and online shopping. There's also the other option that I could wait until 2020...
  2. mandixo

    Questions MacPro 2017 battery life

    I bought this laptop at 2017 end and barely use more than a few times a week and sometimes not for months. I am curious if this new design in which the laptop auto switches on with the opening of the screen is depleting my battery even when it is switched off? Since this version is key...
  3. B

    Connect 2 monitors to 2017 MacBook Pro

    Background: I have a 2017 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (2) HP E231i 23-in monitors The monitors have a VGA, DVI, Display Port, and a USB 2.0 B upstream ports The dock provided by IT at my company ThinkPad Onelink Pro The dock has a DVI, 2 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.0, and a Display Port (ethernet port as...
  4. M

    Macbook Pro 15 2015 or Macbook Pro 13 2017

    Hello, guys I'm looking forward to buying a used Macbook pro. In my country the stated above models are in the same price range and I cant decide which one to choose. I will be using it mainly for development(coding). This is the specs of the 2015 Macbook Pro 15 inch: i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz up to...
  5. Johnnys2

    Spilled whey and creatine into my 2017 MacBook Pro

    Yes, I did it and im crying inside, I've spilled a full 500ml of whey, creatine and water on my MacBook Pro 2017 without Touch Bar keyboard. my keyboard feels a little bit weird now, but no key is sticking to the end anymore, and the trackpad stopped working properly for 2 days but it looks...
  6. milygal

    2017 MacBook Pro took a fall

    so my macbook took a fall (about 1 ft) to my hard concrete tile at my house. it has a incase case and there is no physical damage to it. ive been using it for a day and everything works fine. ive had a 2012 pro in the past which i know it could have probably been okay with that fall just cause...
  7. A

    Macbook pro 2017 no touchscreen. Battery problem?

    hey there. I need urgent help. So ive had my macbook pro for almost a year now and since then ive never encountered a problem like this. So this morning my mac was working well, charging as normal until i went home tonight, and while i was working i hadnt noticed it dropped at 10 percent, which...
  8. J

    Macbook pro 2015 Fan Condition

    Hi guys, i'm looking for a new macbook pro to buy and doing some research since i'm considering the model 2016-2017 with touchbar 13 inch and 2015 15 inch. Well i do like the macbook pro 2015 inch more because i really hate the keyboard on the new macbook pro, its design is really sexy though...
  9. austyn23

    I like you 2017 macbook pro, but you re going back...

    This is just MY experience and under my working needs. What I do: Graphic design: illustrator, photoshop, lightroom, indesign, dreamweaver. No 3d, no video editing. When I use the MBP? I use a 2017 iMac as main machine, so the pro is for travel or when I want to leave my desk and work...
  10. austyn23

    MBP 2015 failing, go with the 2017 or 2015 again?

    Hi there! I´m a graphic designer and I use an iMac as primary machine. Also I have a macbook pro 15 2015 as second machine (I work away from home one month a year and need the 15 inch...). The MBP is having some issues and Amazon offers me to refund the money. The question is, should I buy...
  11. G

    Fix 2013 13" Macbook pro vs Keep 2017 15" Macbook Pro

    Hi Guys, Im in a dilemma. Need your wonderful advice. I have a 2013 macbook pro, with 773 cycle count and my smart roommate decided to clean my screen while i was away with lysol and destroyed the screen. Apple said screen assembly + new battery would run me around 800 USD. (500ish for screen...
  12. katp97

    Buying a 2015 MBP in 2018?

    Hey! so I posted a thread here a few weeks ago about what specs I should go with buying a 2017 MBP nTB model, and somebody suggested that instead of the 2017 models, I should consider the 2015 models. As I'd probably have to fork out $700 for keyboard repairs, which seem to be a recurring...
  13. katp97

    13" MBP 2017 (nTB) 16GB w/ 256SSD vs. 8GB w/ 512SSD?

    Hey everyone! I'm looking to buy a 13" 2017 MacBook Pro non TouchBar version. As I'm only borrowing my mum's 2014 MBP and she wants to give it to my younger brother who really needs a computer (she has a Dell XPS 13 and didn't like Apple's OS after buying this laptop, so she let me use it for...
  14. invincible-guy

    Thunderbolt 3/USB-C to DisplayPort (or HDMI) cable

    I have MacBook Pro 13" with Thunderbolt 3/USB-C ports. Yesterday, I received a new Dell monitor. Monitor has 2 input ports - HDMI and DisplayPort. I am looking for cable (not adapter) to connect my MacBook Pro directly to Dell monitor. Please provide few suggestions and if you have first hand...
  15. I

    MBP 2017 Wifi

    So my laptop is fairy new, about a month old. But lately I've noticed that even if the wifi is connected, websites won't load. I have to turn off the wifi and then turn it on again for it to be able to work. It doesn't happen very often though. Should I be concerned about this? If there's a...
  16. Codpeace

    10.13.2 Causing fans to run constantly (MacBook Pro 2017 15")

    Hi All, Before this update, my fans almost never ran on this machine and it was silent. And it usually felt very cool to the touch. Now, however, the fans run pretty much constantly and the machine feels hot up around the hinge and the touch bar area. And it is NOISY. I updated yesterday (might...
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    Speck Case for MBP 2017

    Hello! I just recently bought a Speck hard shell case for my MBP 2017. I have put it on already and I've noticed that my laptop would get very hot after watching a few episodes of a show. I want to remove the case and check if that's causing my laptop to overheat or not. But will removing the...
  18. L

    MacBook Pro touch or non?

    hello everyone in the final moments of deciding which MacBook Pro 2017 to buy. I wanted to know which model would be best (planning to keep this for 5 years. I'm wondering if the touch bar would be best since it has a higher cpu speed and 4 USB C ports + the touch bar. I'm a medical student...
  19. I

    Resolved MBP 2017 Battery

    Hello! I just recently purchased a macbook pro 2017 w/o touch bar a few days ago. Since the "time remaining" battery feature is gone, I use activity monitor to track how many hours I have left. When I checked, it said I has 3 hours left. My battery was at 90%. Is there something wrong with my...
  20. J

    MBP pro 2017 purchase advice

    Hi, I have a MacBook mid 2010 (White). I installed an ssd along with 8gb of ram. It is great for light web browsing, but it shows it's age in any other application. I am a sophomore in HS and currently enrolled in AP CS, going into AI next year. Running and compiling with eclipse is totally...