MacBook System Estimate

Approximate Cost:
$2600

CPU:
Intel Core i7 series

System Memory (RAM):
16 GB

Screen Resolution:
2880 x 1800

Screen Size:
15.4"

Video Chipset:
nVidia Geforce 750M series

Video Memory (RAM):
2GB

Wired Networking:
Purchase seperate Thunderbolt to Ethernet Adapter ($30)

Wireless Networking:
Wireless-AC

Hard Drive:
512GB SSD

Note:
To use Autodesk software (3ds Max, AutoCAD, Revit, etc.) a seperate Windows OS license will need to be purchased and installed. Estimated cost $150.

Note that only the high-end 15" MacBook Pro has a discrete graphics card. This is vital for any disciplines that will be using 3D rendering software (3DS Max, Revit, SketchUp, etc.)