MacBook 13-inch Late 2009

The Apple MacBook 13-inch Late 2009 is a notebook computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2009 to 2010 as part of the MacBook computers. The computer has been introduced on October 20, 2009, and its price started at $999.

The new MacBook features a 2.26 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo P7550 processor, 13.3″ TFT Display, new white durable polycarbonate unibody case, 2 GB of RAM, 250 GB hard drive, slot-loading 24x DVD-R/CD-RW dual-layer “SuperDrive” drive, built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, two USB 2.0 ports, iSight camera, ambient light sensor, and 256 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics in the base model.

This MacBook has been discontinued on May 18, 2010.

Today MacBook 13-inch Late 2009 is 13 years old!

MacBook 13-inch Unibody
Source: – MacBook 13-inch Unibody

MacBook 13-inch Late 2009 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedOctober 20, 2009
DiscontinuedMay 18, 2010
Model IdentifierMacBook6,1
Model NumberA1342
Order NumberMC207LL/A
Original Price$999
Weight4.7 Ibs.
2.131 KG
Dimensions1.08” H x 13” W x 9.12” D
2.74 cm H x 33.02 cm W x 23.16 cm D

Tech Specs


ProcessorIntel Core 2 Duo P7550 “Penryn”
Processor Speed2.26 GHz
Number of Cores2
System Bus1066 MHz
Cache3 MB on-chip shared L2

Storage & Media

Storage250 GB
320 GB
500 GB
Media1 – 8x DVD-R/CD-RW dual-layer “SuperDrive” slot-loading drive


Built-in Memory2 GB
Maximum Memory4 GB (Apple)
8 GB (Actual)
Memory Slots2 – PC3-8500 DDR3 204-pin SO-DIMM 1066 MHz
Interleaving SupportYes


Built-in Display13.3″ LED-backlit TFT glossy widescreen Display
Pixel Density114 dpi
Brightness250 cd/m²
Resolutions640 x 480
720 x 480
800 x 500
800 x 600
1024 x 640
1024 x 768
1152 x 720
1280 x 800 (native)


Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce 9400M
Graphics Memory256 MB DDR2 SDRAM shared with main memory*
Display Connection1 – Mini-DVI (S-Video, VGA, and Composite with adapter)
Display ModesDual display extended and video mirroring
External ResolutionUp to 2560 by 1600 pixels
*minimum graphics memory usage is 256 MB


Expansion SlotsNone
Hard Drive Interface3 Gbps Serial ATA (SATA)
Optical Drive InterfaceUnknown


Wi-FiAirPort Extreme Card 802.11a/b/g/n
Ethernet10/100/1000BASE-T (RJ-45 – support for jumbo frames)
BluetoothBluetooth 2.1 + EDR
USB2 – 480 Mbps
Audio In1 – Built-in microphone
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm combined optical digital output/headphone out
2 – Built-in speakers
Display1 – Mini-DVI (S-Video, VGA, and Composite with adapter)
Security Slot1 – Kensington cable lock


Motion SensorSudden Motion Sensor (SMS)
Liquid SensorLiquid Contact Indicators (LCI)

Keyboard and trackpad

KeyboardFull size (78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys incl. 12 functions, 4 arrows)
TrackpadMulti-Touch trackpad


Original OSMac OS X 10.6.1
Maximum OSmacOS 10.13.6
FirmwareIntel Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI)
Bundled SoftwareMac OS X 10.6
iLife ’09 (includes iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, iWeb, iDVD)


System Battery60 W Lithium-Polymer
Backup BatteryNone
Battery LifeUp to 7 hours
Maximum Battery Cycles1000
Maximum Continuous PowerUnknown
Line Voltage100-240 V AC
Power Adapter60 W MagSafe Power Adapter

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Apple Support – MacBook (13-inch, Late 2009): Technical Specifications