The Apple MacBook laptop has replaced the iBook and uses the Intel Processor Platform. The MacBook originated in 2006 with the 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo and was available in white or black form factor on the polycarbonite (Plastic looking) MacBook has remained largely the same from 2006 – 2008 when it became available as a Unibody system. In 2009 the Unibody Aluminum MacBook received some updates and was bumped into the MacBook Pro line of computers. In October of 2009 the Polycarbonate MacBooks underwent a major change and became Unibody based, thinner and received the 7 year internal battery and LED Backlit display.
The MacBook is a great way to get into the Intel based Mac architecture without spending a large sum of money. These machines can be purchased as pre-owned computers from The Apple Xchange and are usually our top seller. Speeds range from 1.83GHz to 2.4 GHz with RAM options up to 4GB and hard drive options to 500GB. MacBooks feature a 13.3″ Widescreen display and also include the multi-touch trackpad, iSight camera and other great features that are also found on the MacBook Pro line of computers.