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2018 MacBook Pro with Core-i7-8559U Makes Surprise Appearance in GeekBench Listing


Apple is planning to launch a bunch of devices throughout 2018 and this includes a refreshed MacBook Pro. Talking about Apple’s upcoming MacBook Pro, we need to mention that the laptop has been spotted in a GeekBench listing which reveals a bunch of important information about it such as the processor it uses and the operating system it runs on. With that said, let’s check out everything there is to know about the new MacBook Pro.

MacBook Pro GeekBench Listing

The laptop is registered as “MacBook Pro 15,2” on GeekBench and it is powered by an Intel Core i7-8559U Coffee Lake processor. This is amazing news for Apple fans who are looking to purchase the upcoming laptop because the Core i7-8559U Coffee Lake processor runs up to 28W and it has a 2.7GHz base frequency which boosts up to 4.5GHz.

Powerful Processor

The processor is powerful and it will definitely help Apple’s upcoming MacBook Pro sell better than ever. Moreover, we need to note that the Intel processor ships with 8MB of L3 cache that is paired with an Iris Plus integrated graphics.

We should also mention that the GeekBench listing reveals that the new MacBook Pro will feature 16GB LPDDR3 RAM. However, rumor has it that Apple is planning to expand the RAM to 32GB.

Test Results

Considering the fact that MacBook Pro ships with an Intel Core i7-8559U Coffee Lake processor, it should come as no surprise that the laptop passed GeekBench’s CPU test with flying colors. The laptop scored a whopping 16,607 points in the multi-core test and 4,489 points in the single-core one.

Operating System

One of the most interesting things to come out of this latest GeekBench listing is that the new MacBook Pro is running macOS 10.13.6 build 17G110. This is the same software which came out yesterday in the recently released beta 5.