MacBook Pro: Shipping delayed for three weeks

The new MacBook Pro now will take 2 to 3 week time to be shipped again.

Last Updated: Jun 14, 2012, 11:26 AM IST

Zeebiz Bureau

San Francisco: The wait for Apple’s new MacBook Pro that became an instant hit soon after its release is yet to be over if media reports are to be believed.

The new MacBook Pro with Retina display was up for sale soon after its release. Despite its substantial price tag, its entire first batch sold out in no time.

Those waiting to buy the new batch might have to wait for almost a month. It has been reported that new Pro now will take 2 to 3 week time to be shipped again. Reports also have it that in-store pickup option is also not valid for the time being.

The ultra thin, next generation MacBook Pro was launched at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2012) in San Francisco on Monday.

Declared by Apple as the “most beautiful computer” that the company’s ever made, the notebook is being priced at USD 2199.

The next generation MacBook Pro comes with Retina Display, weighs 4.46 pounds, is 0.71 inches thick and will have a 7 hours of battery life.

Apple calls it the world's highest-resolution notebook display, with a whopping 2,880 x 1,800 display.

The next generation MacBook will ship with OS X Mountain Lion, an HDMI port, Thunderbolt and Intel Quad-core i7 processor.

With Agency Inputs