New products launched in Brazil mean? Yes, price adjustments even more so at a time when the dollar simply skyrocketed and gained a lot of value against the real.
Today, with the launch of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro, Apple increased the prices of notebooks in the country, it is worth noting that the company only changed the prices of the 13 ? model, leaving the values ??of the 16 ? (released last November) unchanged.
Here is our comparison table:
Although increases were inevitable, it is difficult to understand the logic of the readjustment taking into account the ~ 2% increase in entry models and above 13% in top-of-the-line models.
Update 05/05/2020 s 16:30
There is also a possible explanation for Apple's choice of using Intel's 8th generation chips in the most affordable models of the 13 ? MacBook Pro, and for the discrepancy in the price increase of models equipped with the Intel 10th generation processor.
According to Dave Lee, the performance of the generations is very similar with the exception of the graphics, which really makes a difference. The most modern chips are also much more expensive so much that PCs equipped with them also differ in price.