Omnidirectional microphone (located under left speaker grille)
Audio line in minijack (digital/analog)
Audio line out/headphone minijack (digital/analog)
Support for Apple iPhone headset with microphone
Environmental Status Report
MacBook Pro is designed with the following features to reduce its environmental impact:
Highly recyclable aluminum and glass enclosure
Mercury-free LED-backlit display
Arsenic-free display glass
Energy Efficient Ethernet
Reduced packaging volume
Meets ENERGY STAR Version 5.2 requirements
Rated EPEAT Gold 4
17-inch (diagonal) high-resolution LED-backlit glossy or optional antiglare widescreen display with support for millions of colors
Supported resolutions : 1920 by 1200 (native), 1680 by 1050, 1280 by 800, 1152 by 720, 1024 by 640, and 800 by 500 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio; 1280 by 1024 pixels at 5:4 aspect ratio; 1280 by 1024 pixels at 5:4 aspect ratio stretched; 1600 by 1200, 1024 by 768, 800 by 600, and 640 by 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio; 1600 by 1200, 1024 by 768, 800 by 600, and 640 by 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio stretched; 720 by 480 pixels at 3:2 aspect ratio; 720 by 480 pixels at 3:2 aspect ratio stretched
Graphics and video support
AMD Radeon HD 6770M graphics processor with 1GB of GDDR5 memory
Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 384MB of DDR3 SDRAM shared with main memory 5
Automatic graphics switching
Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 2560 by 1600 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors
FaceTime HD camera
Thunderbolt digital video output
Native Mini DisplayPort output
DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (optional)
VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (optional)
Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter supports 30-inch Apple Cinema HD Display (optional)
HDMI audio and video output using a third-party Mini DisplayPort to <a href="http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4241"> HDMI Adapter </a>
Full-size backlit keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys (inverted “T” arrangement)
Maximum write: 8x DVD-R, DVD R; 4x DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD RW; 24x CD-R; 10x CD-RW
Maximum read: 8x DVD-R, DVD R, DVD-ROM; 6x DVD-ROM (double layer DVD-9), DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD RW; 24x CD
Battery and power 7
up to 7 hrs wireless web
Built-in 95-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
85W MagSafe Power Adapter with cable management system
MagSafe power port
Electrical and operating requirements
Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
Storage temperature: -13° to 113° F (-24° to 45° C)
Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensing
Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet
Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet
DECLARED NOISE EMISSIONS in accordance with ISO 9296
Sound Power Level L <sub> WAd </sub> (B) 1 B = 10 dB
Sound Pressure Level Operator Position L <sub> pAm </sub> (dB)
Hard drive accessing
CD drive accessing
L <sub> WAd </sub> is the statistical upper-limit A-weighted sound power level (rounded to the nearest 0.1 B).
L <sub> pAm </sub> is the mean A-weighted sound pressure level measured at the operator position (rounded to the nearest dB).
1 B (bel) = 10 dB (decibel).
What’s in the box
Display cleaning cloth
85W MagSafe Power Adapter, AC wall plug, and power cord
Printed and electronic documentation
OS X Lion (includes Mail, Address Book, iCal, the Mac App Store, iTunes, Safari, Time Machine, FaceTime, Photo Booth, Mission Control, Launchpad, AirDrop, Resume, Auto Save, Versions, Quick Look, Spotlight, QuickTime, and more)
iLife (includes iPhoto, iMovie, and GarageBand)
2.4GHz MacBook Pro (MD311LL/A)
Precision aluminum unibody
2.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
4GB (two 2GB SO-DIMMs) of 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM; supports up to 8GB
Hard drive 6
750GB Serial ATA; 5400 rpm
Slot-loading optical drive
8x SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
Intel HD Graphics 3000 5 and AMD Radeon HD 6770M with automatic graphics switching
FaceTime HD camera; Thunderbolt port with support for DVI, VGA, dual-link DVI, and HDMI (requires adapters, sold separately)
One Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps), one FireWire 800 port (up to 800 Mbps), three USB 2.0 ports (up to 480 Mbps), ExpressCard/34 slot
Stereo speakers with subwoofers, omnidirectional microphone, audio line in minijack (digital/analog), audio line out/headphone minijack (digital/analog)
10/100/1000BASE-T (Gigabit) Ethernet
Wi-Fi (based on IEEE 802.11n specification) 2 ; Bluetooth 2.1 EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) wireless technology
85W MagSafe Power Adapter, AC wall plug, power cord
Limited warranty and service
Your MacBook Pro comes with 90 days of free telephone support and a one-year limited warranty. Purchase the <a href="http://www.apple.com/support/products/mac.html"> AppleCare Protection Plan </a> to extend your service and support to three years from your computer’s purchase date. Only the AppleCare Protection Plan provides you with direct telephone support from Apple technical experts and the assurance that repairs will be handled by Apple-authorized technicians using genuine Apple parts. For more information, visit <a href="http://www.apple.com/support/products/"> Apple support </a> or call 800-823-2775.
Apple and the global environment
<a href="http://www.apple.com/environment/"> Learn more </a> about Apple’s dedication to reducing the environmental impact of our products and processes. <a href="http://www.apple.com/environment/reports/"> Apple Product Environmental Reports </a> detail the environmental attributes of our products.
Apple takes a holistic view of materials management and waste minimization. <a href="http://www.apple.com/recycling/"> Learn more </a> about how to recycle your Mac.
<a href="http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4241"> Time Capsule </a>
Time Capsule is a full-featured AirPort Extreme base station with a built-in hard drive. Back up wirelessly and create a Wi-Fi network with one device.
2TB or 3TB server-grade hard drive
Wi-Fi Certified for 802.11n 2.0
USB port for connecting a USB printer or USB external hard drive
Configure to order
2.5GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor
750GB (7200-rpm) hard drive
128GB, 256GB, or 512GB solid-state drive
Up to 8GB of 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM
Apple Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter
Apple Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter
Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter
MagSafe Airline Adapter
AppleCare Protection Plan
Apple Thunderbolt Display
AirPort Extreme Base Station
AirPort Express Base Station
Apple Wireless Keyboard
Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad
Actual weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
Wireless Internet access requires a base station or other wireless access point and Internet access; fees may apply. Some ISPs are not currently compatible with AirPort.
PVC-free AC power cord is available in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Venezuela.
MacBook Pro achieved a Gold rating from EPEAT in the U.S. and Canada.
Memory available to OS X may vary depending on graphics needs. Minimum graphics memory usage is 384MB.
1GB=1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
Wireless web testing conducted by Apple in October 2011 using preproduction 2.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i7–based 17-inch MacBook Pro units. The wireless web test measures battery life by wirelessly browsing 25 popular websites with display brightness set to 50%. Battery life varies by use and configuration. See <a href="http://www.apple.com/batteries/"> www.apple.com/batteries </a> for more information.
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