Next-generation quad-core and dual-core Intel processors. The 13-inch MacBook Pro now features a 2.4GHz Intel Core i5 processor or the fastest dual-core processor available - the 2.8GHz Intel Core i7. With Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.5GHz, these processors allow the 13-inch MacBook Pro to perform up to twice as fast as the previous generation. Introducing Thunderbolt. The fastest, most versatile I/O ever in a notebook. Imagine accessing multiple streams of uncompressed HD video - from notebook - at speeds that let you edit an HD feature film in real time. That's how Thunderbolt technology will connect the next generation of high-performance peripherals to the next generation of computers - starting with MacBook Pro. Ultrafast and ultraflexible, the Thunderbolt pipeline is up to 12 times faster than FireWire 800 and up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0, and it offers unprecedented expansion capabilities. It changes what you can do on a notebook. A long-lasting battery. Charge less. Do more. The new MacBook Pro delivers amazing battery life. And that's with more powerful processors and faster graphics. You can expect to surf the web wirelessly for up to 7 hours on a single charge.