Sources: Apple, The Verge
quote: I tried to use my WUXGA screen in 100% size (Win7), but everything is soooo tiny it makes my eyes hurt after 15 minutes. Now imagine 2880 pixels, which will require a microscope. It just doesn't make sense anymore.
quote: Its only purpose is marketing and boasting to have the highest resolution screen in the world.
quote: 16:9 is standard throughout most of the Macbook line. The only exception is the 11" MBA, and that's the result of reducing the dimensions without shrinking the full size keyboard. Otherwise they've all been 16:9 for over a decade.
quote: This new super-ultrathin packs up to a 768 GB SSD
quote: I'm still wary of do-it-yourself HDD/SSD upgrades on a Mac.
quote: Crucial 512GB SSD for Apple $800 now
quote: If you want an Intel 480GB you'll be spending around $700. Either way, who cares?
quote: Tim Cook remarks of the new screen on the 'Pro, "The pixels are so small that your retina cannot discern them."
quote: The $2,200 starting price for the 15" retina is just outrageous
quote: It looks like that thing will melt trying to power that display
quote: Tim Cook teased, "With the MBA, the team did something bold. There were aggressive in embracing new tech. They also got rid of stuff that was trending out. That enabled them to do something bold. So we've been asking the team to think about what would make the next gen MBP?""Want to know the answer? You want it to have a killer new display. You want an architecture built for the future, you want it to be light. You want it unlike anything else. Want to see it? Let's show it now. The most beautfiul computer we have ever made."
quote: "The pixels are so small that your retina cannot discern them."
quote: "The sound is so high pitched that your ear cannot hear it"