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  • Consumer Reports Reconsidering Low Rating For Latest MacBook Pro After Apple Issues Bug Fix - Huffington Post

    Consumer Reports Reconsidering Low Rating For Latest MacBook Pro After Apple Issues Bug Fix - Huffington Post;

    Apple said a “hidden Safari setting” caused Consumer Reports to produce inconsistent battery life test results. By Hayley Miller. 450. 31. Update: Jan. 10 ―. Consumer Reports says it will test the latest MacBook Pro again after Apple issued a software ...and more »

  • Spotty battery life costs Apple's MacBook Pro its gold-star rating - The Register

    Spotty battery life costs Apple's MacBook Pro its gold-star rating - The Register;

    Updated Geeks at Consumer Reports have, for the first time, declined to award a "recommended" status to an Apple laptop – after the latest MacBook Pro proved unreliable during testing. The testers tried out the 13-inch and 15-inch MacBooks with the ...and more »

  • Enter to win your own 2016 Macbook Pro with the cool new Touch Bar - The Next Web

    Macbooks are about as cool as laptops get in 2017. But with the introduction of the intriguing new Touch Bar, the fine folks at Apple have truly raised the bar for laptops everywhere. In fact, we so strongly approve of the new 13-inch 2016 Macbook Pro ...and more »

  • New MacBook Pros Fail to Earn Consumer Reports Recommendation - ConsumerReports.org

    New MacBook Pros Fail to Earn Consumer Reports Recommendation - ConsumerReports.org;

    Yes, it's the battery life. Lab tests reveal problems in three different MacBook Pro models. By Jerry Beilinson. December 22, 2016. SHARES 0 Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter. Share on Pinterest. Share on Google+. Share via email. Print. Sharing is nice!and more »

  • Consumer Reports Fails to Give MacBook Pro a Thumbs-Up - NBCNews.com

    Tim Cook, CEO of Apple Inc., introduces the new updated Apple Macbook Pro line during an event at the Apple Headquarters in Cupertino, California on Oct. 27, 2016. TONY AVELAR / EPA. Apple's latest launch of MacBook Pro laptops has failed to achieve ...and more »

  • The new MacBook Pros are the first ones Consumer Reports isn't recommending - Quartz

    Apple's newest laptops have been met with mixed reviews since their release in November. And now it seems they won't be getting the seal of approval from the preeminent product ratings organization in the US, Consumer Reports. The group announced ...and more »

  • Apple working with Consumer Reports to pin down inconsistent MacBook Pro battery test results - The Verge

    Apple working with Consumer Reports to pin down inconsistent MacBook Pro battery test results - The Verge;

    On December 22nd, Consumer Reports said it could not recommend the MacBook Pro — a first for a Mac laptop. It caused a stir! Consumer Reports' reasoning was simple: it got wildly inconsistent battery test results every time it tried to test multiple ...and more »

  • MacBook Pro's battery issue makes it first Apple laptop not recommended by Consumer Reports - The Sydney Morning Herald

    MacBook Pro's battery issue makes it first Apple laptop not recommended by Consumer Reports - The Sydney Morning Herald;

    The reviews are in, and for the first time, has not awarded recommended ratings for MacBooks. The latest batch of MacBook Pro laptops exhibited "battery life results (that) were highly inconsistent from one trial to the next," the magazine said in a ...and more »

  • Apple's new MacBook Pro just lost a major endorsement — here's why - Silicon Valley Business Journal

    Consumer Reports revealed Thursday that it won't recommend Apple's new MacBook Pro line due to battery life. This marks the first time the magazine has held back from recommending the Cupertino-based company's laptops. This is the first time Consumer ...and more »

  • Major battery life concerns mean Consumer Reports does not recommend the new MacBook Pro - BetaNews

    Major battery life concerns mean Consumer Reports does not recommend the new MacBook Pro - BetaNews;

    Consumer Reports -- well-respected for its appraisals of products and services -- has decided not to give the new MacBook Pro its coveted 'recommended' status. This is the first time Apple's laptop has failed to gain the accolade. While tests showed ...and more »