The M2 MacBook Pro is another magisterial device. The new MacBook Pro 13-inch packs Apple’s new M2 chip which is a powerful upgrade over the original M1 chip that debuted two years ago in the previous model. This MacBook is an exciting gadget for anyone who was impressed with the M1’s prowess. Although the new M2 processor is not a revolution like the M1 was, but a nice evolution that delivers more speed.
The Apple MacBook Pro 13 price in Nepal is Rs 239,900. For that money, you get an M2 chip with 8GB memory and a 512GB SSD. In addition, you will be completely in love with the design of this 13-inch model and the accompanying Touch Bar.
It is more powerful than the MacBook Air. This MacBook Pro 13 has better speakers, a better microphone, a slightly better battery life (20 to 18 hours), and a 67 W power adapter with which you can fast charge. The upgrade from M1 to M2 on a 13-inch MacBook Pro is a nice improvement in performance. A practical example: you can edit a video about 40 percent faster. We recommend you purchase this beast if you have an older MacBook model that is still equipped with an Intel chip, then the transition is so great that you will enjoy an upgrade.
Design and Display
The MacBook Pro 13-inch (M2, 2022) keeps the same design as the previous models. If you feel disappointed with the design then Dell XPS 13 has some excellently designed ultrabooks. The MacBook Pro 13.3" weighs 1.4 KG and then there is also a Touch Bar above the keyboard that is handy for giving users context-sensitive shortcuts when working in certain apps. The MacBook has a 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology with 2560 × 1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch.
Performance and Memory
The MacBook Pro 13-inch is the first device to come with Apple’s new M2 chip, which features an 8-core CPU with four efficiency and four performance cores, with a 10-core GPU. Rendering images in Blender using the M2 processor is a smooth affair. The M2 MacBook Pro 13 is well suited for smaller video projects and heavier productivity tasks. The 13-inch MacBook Pro is equipped with a ventilation system and can therefore perform at peak power for a longer period of time.
Although this MacBook comes with 8GB RAM and 512 GB SSD. The M2 chip supports up to 16GB of configurable RAM, which will give MacBook Pro 13 more free space when you’re multitasking or working with active memory. Coupled with up to 2TB of configurable SSD, the M2 MacBook Pro 13 serves as a great video editing machine for frequent travelers.
Battery and Connectivity
The battery life of the MacBook Pro 13.3" is the best of all MacBooks available in Nepal. The battery life has increased with this new MacBook Pro 13 as you can squeeze around 19 hours of uptime if used at appropriate settings. It is not only the case that the M2 chip is just a powerful bit of hardware but it's also very efficient. There is a proper calibration between the power & performance. It can provide enough power for the tasks you require from it without draining the battery too fast. The MacBook Pro 13-inch is a great option for people looking for a powerful laptop that enables them to work in comfort without worrying about running out of battery.
As far as connections are concerned, as a MacBook Pro user, you will have to make do with two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for charging & display port, one Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s), USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s), USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s) and Headphone jack.
MacBook Pro 13 M2 Price in Nepal
The price of the MacBook Pro 13-inch (M2, 2022) is on sale starting at a price of Rs 239,900. This model comes with an 8-core CPU and 10-core GPU M2 chip, alongside 8GB of unified memory and 512 GB SSD storage. In addition, you can configure the MacBook Pro 13 M2 with more SSD storage and memory.
If this macbook doesn't match your need, we strongly recommend you to check out the newly released 15-inch Apple MacBook Air M2 model available in Nepal.