MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" vs MacBook Pro 2019 - 16"

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The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) was released in May 2015, and the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) was released in November 2019. The 2015 model is part of the 3rd-generation, and the 2019 model is part of the 4th-generation lineup MacBook Pro lineup.

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MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13"

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MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" vs MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" Pricing

MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" prices start at $204, which is cheaper than the MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" low price of $839.

Specs Comparison

Key specs for the MacBook Pro 13” (2015) include a 13.3” Retina display, an Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor, Intel Iris Graphics 6100, up to 16GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of flash storage. The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) also features a 720p FaceTime HD camera, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, stereo speakers, dual microphones, a 3.5mm headphone jack, an SDXC memory card slot, an HDMI port, two USB 3 ports, two Thunderbolt 2 ports, and a MagSafe 2 power port. Key specs for the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) include a 16-inch Retina display with True Tone technology, an Intel Core i7 or Core i9 processor, up to 64GB of RAM, and up to 8TB of SSD storage. The MacBook Pro 16” (2019) also features a 720p FaceTime HD camera, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, a high-fidelity six-speaker sound system with force-canceling woofers, wide stereo sound, support for Dolby Atmos, a studio-quality three-mic array, a 3.5mm headphone jack, four Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports, and a Touch Bar with Touch ID.

Size

The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) measures 0.71” (H) x 12.35” (W) x 8.62” (W), weighs 3.48 pounds, and features a 13.3” display size. In comparison, the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) measures 0.64” (H) x 14.09” (W) x 9.68” (W), weighs 4.3 pounds, and features a 16” display size.

Camera

The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) and the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) feature a 720p FaceTime HD camera.

Color Choices

MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13"

Available in 1 color:

  • Silver

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MacBook Pro 2019 - 16"

Available in 2 colors:

  • Gray
  • Silver

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MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" vs MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" Colors

The MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" introduces one new color not found in the MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" color palette: Gray. Both the MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" and MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" share one color: Silver.
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The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) and the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) are available in Silver. The MacBook Pro 16” (2019) is also available in Space Gray.

Storage Options

MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13"

Choose from 4 storage options:

  • 128GB
  • 256GB
  • 512GB
  • 1TB

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MacBook Pro 2019 - 16"

Choose from 5 storage options:

  • 512GB
  • 1TB
  • 2TB
  • 4TB
  • 8TB

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MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" vs MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" Storage

The MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" introduces three new storage options not found on the MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13": 2TB, 4TB, and 8TB. Both the MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" and MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" share two storage options: 512GB and 1TB. However, the MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" does not have options for 128GB and 256GB, as seen on the MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13".
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The MacBook Pro 13” (2015) is available with 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB of storage. The storage options for the MacBook Pro 16” (2019) include 512GB, 1TB, 2TB, 4TB, or 8TB of SSD storage.

Reviews

MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13"

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MacBook Pro 2019 - 16"

38 reviews 4.9 stars

MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" vs MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" Reviews

Users rate the MacBook Pro 2019 - 16" at 4.9 of 5.0 stars. Reviews for MacBook Pro 2015 (Retina) - 13" are not currently available.

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