Is the 15 "Macbook Pro is really worth?

Hello everyone. New MacBook here.

In my previous thread, I mentioned that I opted to get the Macbook Air 13 "as my first MB, as well as the Protection Plan AppleCare 3 years.

This new discussion I start has nothing to do with the MBA. If I write this thread just for my own edification.

Yesterday, I went to my local Apple store tried both the MBA 13 "and 13" MBP (retina).

When I was experimenting with the MBP 13 ", among the technicians of the store Apple has encouraged me to try the MBP 15". Briefly, I've played a bit with the MBP 15 "and was turned off by it. The screen was just too wide for my taste.

However, the Apple techie got informed that edges MBP 15 "on the 13" MBP in terms of performance, thanks to its higher resolution and a quad-core i7 processor. Supposedly, the MBP 15 "has more power and is able to handle big tasks.

Well, from my point of view, the MBP 15 "seems to be just a MBP with larger screen.

I want to say-not a 13 "MBP (retina) with a processor dual-core i7 and 16 GB of RAM contains enough power to effectively perform multiple demanding tasks?

At the end of the day - is the 15 "MBP really worth?

I can't wait to hear what you think. Thanks to you all.



According to what "many demanding tasks" mean for you. The top model 15 "has a discrete GPU with 2 GB of video memory dedicated all to himself. No other model cannot touch heavy retail high-speed graphics performance. But that comes with a price.

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