Apple MacBook Pro 15 (2018)

Apple MacBook Pro 15 (2018)
  • Launched: July 2018
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~81.8%
  • Dimensions: 349.3 x 240.7 x 15.5 mm (13.75 x 9.48 x 0.61 inches)
Select the laptop configuration that you are interested in
CPU:
RAM:

Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the MacBook Pro 15 (2018).
Performance
46
Gaming
23
Display
57
Battery Life
61
Connectivity
76
Case
86
NanoReview Score
52
We may earn commissions from Amazon for purchases made via the links below. This does not affect our assessment methodology.

Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Apple MacBook Pro 15 (2018)

Case

Weight 1.83 kg (4.04 lbs)
Dimensions 349.3 x 240.7 x 15.5 mm
13.75 x 9.48 x 0.61 inches
Area 841 cm2 (130.4 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~81.8%
Side bezels 8.8 mm
Colors Silver, Gray
Transformer No
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 2
Max. fan speed (RPM) 6500 RPM
Noise level 47 dB

Display

Size 15.4 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 60 Hz
PPI 221 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:10
Resolution 2880 x 1800 pixels
HDR support Yes, HDR10
Touchscreen No
Coating Glossy (Antireflective)
Display tests
Contrast 1333:1
sRGB color space 99.9%
Adobe RGB profile 86.6%
DCI-P3 color gamut 98.7%
Response time 35 ms
Max. brightness
500 nits

Battery

Capacity
Voltage 11.4 V
Full charging time 2:00 hr
Battery type Li-Po
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left, Right
Charge power 87 W
Cable length 2 meters
Weigh of AC adapter 369 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 2.2 GHz
Turbo frequency 4.1 GHz
Cores 6
Threads 12
L3 Cache 9 MB
Integrated GPU Intel UHD Graphics 630
Fabrication process 14 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1011
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
4649
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1046
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
6017

Graphics Card

GPU name
TGP 15 W
Type Integrated
Fabrication process 14 nm
GPU base clock 350 MHz
GPU boost clock 1000 MHz
FLOPS 0.38 TFLOPS
Memory size System Shared
Memory type DDR4
Memory speed 2.4 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 192
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 24
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 3
GPU performance
0.38 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 2x8 GB
Clock 2400 MHz
Type DDR4
Upgradable No
Total slots 2

Storage

Storage size
Bus Custom
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x256 GB
Upgradable No
NVMe Yes

Sound

Speakers 2.0
Dolby Atmos Yes
Loudness 85 dB
Microphones 3

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v5
Bluetooth v5
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1280 x 720
Ports
USB-A No
USB Type-C 4x USB 3.1
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 3
HDMI No
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) No
SD card reader No
Proprietary charging port No

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Key travel 0.7 mm
Touchpad
Size 16.0 x 9.9 cm
Surface Glass
Windows Precision No

Comments

Promotion