MacBook Pro 15-inch 2017

The Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch 2017 is a notebook computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2017 to 2018 as part of the MacBook Pro computers. The computer has been introduced on June 5, 2017, and its price started at $2399.

The new MacBook Pro features a 2.8 GHz or 2.9 GHz or 3.1 GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 15.4″ high-resolution LED-Backlit Retina Display, aluminum unibody case in two colors; Silver and Space Gray, Touch Bar display with Touch ID in place of function keys, security chip Apple T1, 16 GB of RAM, 256 or 512 GB flash drive, Bluetooth 4.2, four USB-C 3.1 (Thunderbolt 3) ports, FaceTime HD camera, illuminated keyboard with the butterfly mechanism, ambient light sensor, Multi-Touch trackpad with Force Touch technology, and dual graphics 1.5 GB Intel HD Graphics 630 and 2 GB AMD Radeon Pro 555 in the base model.

This MacBook has been discontinued on July 12, 2018.

Today MacBook Pro 15-inch 2017 is 7 years old!

MacBook Pro 15-inch 2017
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MacBook Pro 15-inch 2017 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedJune 5, 2017
DiscontinuedJuly 12, 2018
Model IdentifierMacBookPro14,3
Model NumberA1707
Order NumberMPTU2LL/A (2.8 GHz Silver)
MPTV2LL/A (2.9 GHz Silver)
MPTR2LL/A (2.8 GHz Space Gray)
MPTT2LL/A (2.9 GHz Space Gray)
Original Price$2,399

ColorsSilver aluminum
Space Gray aluminum
Weight4.02 Ibs.
1.823 KG
Dimensions0.61” H x 13.75” W x 9.48” D
1.54 cm H x 34.92 cm W x 24.07 cm D

Tech Specs


ProcessorIntel Core i7 7700HQ “Kaby Lake” (2.8 GHz)
Intel Core i7 7820HQ “Kaby Lake” (2.9 GHz)
Intel Core i7 7920HQ “Kaby Lake” (3.1 GHz)
Processor Speed2.8 GHz
2.9 GHz
3.1 GHz
Maximum Processor SpeedUp to 3.8 GHz (2.8 GHz)
Up to 3.9 GHz (2.9 GHz)
Up to 4.1 GHz (3.1 GHz)
Number of Cores4
Security ChipApple T1
System BusIntel Direct Media Interface (DMI) 3.0 at 8 GT/s
Cache6 or 8 MB shared L3

Storage & Media

Storage256 GB (SSD)
512 GB (SSD)
1 TB (SSD)
2 TB (SSD)


Built-in Memory16 GB integrated memory PC3-17000 LPDDR3 2133 MHz
Maximum Memory16 GB
Memory SlotsNone
Interleaving SupportYes


Built-in Display15.4″ high-resolution LED-backlit glossy widescreen Retina Display
Pixel Density220 ppi
Brightness500 cd/m2
Color GamutWide color gamut P3
Resolutions1024 x 640
1280 x 800
1680 x 1050
1920 x 1200
2880 x 1800 (native)


Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 630
AMD Radeon Pro 555
AMD Radeon Pro 560
Graphics MemoryUp to 1.5 GB DDR3 shared from main memory (Intel HD Graphics 630)
2 GB GDDR5 (AMD Radeon Pro 555)
4 GB GDDR5 (AMD Radeon Pro 560)
Display ConnectionThunderbolt 3
Display SupportUp to two displays with 5120 by 2880 pixels at 60 Hz
Up to four displays with 4096 by 2304 pixels at 60 Hz
Display ModesDual display extended, video mirroring, and AirPlay Mirroring
External ResolutionUp to 5120 x 2880 pixels at 60 Hz
CameraFaceTime HD (720p)


Expansion SlotsNone
Hard Drive Interface8.0 GT/s NVMe PCIe x4


BluetoothBluetooth 4.2
USB4 – Thunderbolt ports with support USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Up to 10 Gbps)
Thunderbolt4 – Thunderbolt 3 (Up to 40 Gbps)
Audio In3 – Microphones
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm headphone jack
2 – Speakers
Security SlotNone


Motion SensorNone
Liquid SensorLiquid Contact Indicators (LCI)

Keyboard and trackpad

KeyboardFull-size backlit keyboard with 64 (U.S.) or 65 (ISO) keys
Touch IDTouch Bar with integrated Touch ID sensor
TrackpadMulti-Touch trackpad with Force Touch


Original OSmacOS 10.12.5
Maximum OSThe latest release of macOS
FirmwareIntel Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI)
Power NapSupported
Unlock with Apple WatchSupported with macOS Sierra (Apple Watch (1st generation), Apple Watch Series 1, and Apple Watch Series 2)
macOS High Sierra or later (Apple Watch Series 3 or later)
Bundled SoftwaremacOS 10.12


System Battery76.0 W Lithium-Polymer
Battery LifeUp to 10 hours
Standby TimeUp to 30 days
Maximum Battery Cycles1000
Maximum Continuous PowerUnknown
Line Voltage100-240 V AC
Power Adapter87 W USB-C Power Adapter

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