Apple's line of MacBook Pro laptops was intended for the professional and power users. The MacBook Pro line includes the MacBook Pro 13" Unibody, MacBook Pro 15", MacBook Pro 15" Unibody, MacBook Pro 17", and the MacBook Pro 17" Unibody.

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Change of battery on MacBook Pro 17" Model A1398 (Retina Mid 2012)

I need a new battery to my MacBook Pro 17" Model A1398 (Retina Mid 2012), but cannot find my model in the manual list or in the shop parts list

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There is no such thing as a Retina 17". And 17" were discontinued in 2011 IIRC.

You need to post the correct model. Easiest is to go to Apple>About This Mac.


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You can find it here, matched with model number of your MacBook Pro:

Edit: I don't think iFixit sells MacBook batteries.

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Thanks for the link, but it was to the 15" Retina MacBookPro, not my model. And even iFixit have no repair/battery change guide on my model.


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