• Apple's first ever Retina MacBook Pro is officially obsolete

    10 days ago - By iMore

    Apple will no longer offer any hardware services for this Mac.
    What you need to know
    The first-ever MacBook Pro with Retina display is now obsolete.
    Apple recently updated its support document to reflect this.
    It means that Apple won't offer any hardware repairs or services for this device.
    Apple has made its first-ever Retina MacBook, the mid-2012 MacBook Pro 15-inch, obsolete.
    As MacRumors reports:
    As expected, Apple's first MacBook Pro with a Retina display is now officially classed as "obsolete" worldwide, just over eight years after its release.
    In a support document, Apple notes that...
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  • Apple Officially Obsoletes First MacBook Pro With a Retina Display

    Apple Officially Obsoletes First MacBook Pro With a Retina Display

    10 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    As expected , Apple's first MacBook Pro with a Retina display is now officially classed as "obsolete" worldwide, just over eight years after its release.
    In a support document , Apple notes that obsolete products are no longer eligible for hardware service, with "no exceptions." This means that any mid-2012 Retina ‌MacBook Pro‌ 15-inch models still out there that require a battery or other repairs will no longer be accepted by Apple.
    The only alternatives are to follow one of iFixit's many do-it-yourself repair guides , or to make enquiries at an independent repair shop, although many do...
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