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A fully decked out 15-inch MacBook Pro (2018) costs nearly S$11,000!

By Cookie Monster - on 14 Jul 2018, 11:51am

A fully decked out 15-inch MacBook Pro (2018) costs nearly S$11,000!

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If you're planning to get a fully decked out 15-inch MacBook Pro (2018), be prepared to fork out close to S$11,000! 

For $10,674.96 (inclusive of GST), you get the best specs which consist of the 2.9GHz 6-core 8th-generation Intel Core i9 processor, 32GB 2400MHz DDR4 memory, 4TB SSD storage, Final Cut Pro X, Logic Pro X and AppleCare. The breakdown of each upgrade is as follows: 

  • Processor (+S$420)
  • Memory (+S$560)
  • Storage (+S$4,480)
  • Final Cut Pro X (+S$448.98) 
  • Logic Pro X (+S$288.98) 
  • AppleCare (+S$489)

 

Current and newly accepted university students and their parents, as well as teachers and staff at all levels, can get the same package at a more "affordable" price tag of S$9,301.98.

This package also comes with a free pair of Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones which has a retail price of S$398. The cost savings (S$1,372.98) can be found in the following components: 

  • Processor (+S$378)
  • Memory (+S$504)
  • Storage (+S$4,032)
  • Pro Apps Bundle for Education (+S$298.98)
  • AppleCare (+S$391)

Apple Education Pricing for the fully decked out 15-inch MacBook Pro (2018).

It is certainly a lot of to pay for a laptop, but the final price tags featured in this article are based on the optional hardware and software upgrades available for the 15-inch MacBook Pro (2018). We reckon mainstream consumers will not have to burn a hole in their wallets to buy a MacBook Pro (2018). Prices for the MacBook Pro (2018) start from S$2,588.