MacBook Pro laptop could be an ideal Christmas gift

IT Pro Portal has included the machine in its rundown of the best laptops to buy this festive season and consumers are likely to be attracted to the device’s Retina Display screen and 2,560 x 1,600-pixel resolution.

This MacBook is the only laptop to boast such a resolution and it means the pixel density of 227ppi is greater than numerous tablets and smartphones currently proving popular among buyers.

Priced in the region of £1,500, the machine may be favoured by those looking to spend that little bit more on a loved one to make sure they enjoy a top-of-the-range product this Christmas.

The laptop features OS X Mountain Lion and has two core processers, while the Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3210M CPU runs at 2.5 GHz.

Other features of the product include an Intel high-definition Graphics 4000, sports 3MB L3 and 128GB flash storage.

In addition, the Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display boasts eight GB of RAM, two Thunderbolt ports and a HD camera.