New MacBook Pro Laptops Finally Get Consumer Reports Recommendation
The new MacBook Pro has received its fair share of praises and criticisms when it was released just a few months ago. However, among all the criticisms, Consumer Reports' may be one that actually matters. So when it didn't give the new MacBook Pro laptops a recommendation, it did make headlines.
MacBook Pro 2016 Initially Not Recommended By Consumer Reports
When Consumer Reports initially ran tests on the new MacBook Pros, they had concerns with the laptops' battery lives. It was said that the new MacBook Pro series showed inconsistent results. As a whole, none of the tests came up with a score that's high enough for Consumer Reports to recommend the MacBook Pro 2016.
Apple Gets A Consumer Reports Recommendation
Nevertheless, things took a massive turn as Apple helped itself get the recommendation it deserves. As per GSM Arena, the company worked with Consumer Reports to fix the issue. Apparently, the iPhone-maker found that there were inconsistencies with how the battery life tests were conducted. It was said that Consumer Reports' tests used a script that deleted the computers' cache, which actually isn't a usual user behavior.
Needless to say, Apple released a software update a few days ago and Consumer Reports say that this fixed the issues that they met during testing. It was said that with the new update, all MacBook Pro 2016 models did perform well. With that, the organization has now given the popular laptop series their longed-for recommendation.
Download MacBook Pro 2016 Bug-fixing Update
To download the new MacBook Pro software, Apple has a beta program that you need to sign up for. It's called the MacOS Sierra version 10.12.3 Beta 16D25a as per GSM Arena. For people contemplating on buying the new MacBook Pro 2016, you're assured that the laptop is now well recommended and comes with the necessary updates.
Microsoft Surface Laptop: Does It Stand A Chance Against The 2016 MacBook Pro?
The new Microsoft Surface Laptop is as good a traditional laptop as they come.
Make Your MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar More Useful With This Support
One of the many supports of the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar is its Spotify integration. Today, Evernote has also entered the Touch Bar fray and it is the best example to show how users can use the feature properly.
MacBook Pro's Touch Bar Is Now Live For Microsoft Office
The Microsoft Office is now optimized for MacBook Pro with Touch Bar usage.
Tips And Tricks To Resolve Macbook Pro 2016 Hardware Problems
There have been a lot of issues that the Macbook Pro 2016 is currently facing. From its keyboards to its speakers, some are looking for answers on how would they resolve it.
Best Alternatives For Expensive MacBook Pro: Dell XPS 13, HP Spectre x360, Dell XPS 13 2 In 1
The MacBook Pro is one powerful laptop but there are other options for people who are not convinced to buy the said MacOS device.
MORE IN ITECHPOST
'Tokyo Ghoul' Season 3 Delayed By Its Live-Action Movie? Ken Kenaki Returns With Another Identity?
"Tokyo Ghoul" season 3's release is delayed and there are countless speculations as to why it is being pushed back. Reports claim that the show is to give way to "One Punch Man" and "My Hero Acdemia" but new rumors say that it's lack of materials and storyline as well as its live-action movie are causing the delay.
Overwatch Latest News: Blizzard Releases Doomfist Progression Update On PTR
The latest Overwatch news indicates that Blizzard has just released the Doomfist Progression update on PTR. Among other things, new cosmetics will be added to this new character.
'Dragon Ball Super' Spoilers: Android 18 Vs Frost? Krillin Disqualified, Angels Hinted To Be Villains
Latest updates and spoilers for "Dragon Ball Super" reveal that Android 18 will be going against Frost. Meanwhile, it seems like the angels are scheming something behind the Tournament of Power.