OWC Unboxes, Tests SSD Speeds of New 13″ and 15″ Retina MacBook Pros

Earlier today, Apple unveiled its latest refresh to its Mac lineup, this time focusing on the MacBook Pro with Retina display. Both the 13” and 15” models received a faster Intel Haswell processor and higher standard memory configurations.

UPDATE: OWC Now Offers SSD Upgrades for 2013-Current MacBook Air & MacBook Pro with Retina display models and OWC Reveals Apple Boot Camp Support for SSDs

We were able to get our hands on a 15” and 13” model and run some SSD benchmarking.

15” MacBook Pro with Retina display mid-2014 SSD Performance:





13” MacBook Pro with Retina display mid-2014 SSD Performance:mbpr_13_2014_ssd




We also took some photos of our unboxing and teardowns for your viewing pleasure below. And check out our post from earlier today for more information on the rMBP refresh and to see OWC’s upgrades for the rMBP lineup.

13″ MacBook Pro with Retina display unboxing/teardown: 

15″ MacBook Pro with Retina display unboxing/teardown: