It appears that, at one time, Apple had been working on a MacBook Pro with integrated 3G connectivity. A prototype MacBook Pro has been placed for sale on eBay, listed as a 2007 Santa Rosa model that used to belong to a former Apple employee. The computer was used by the employee for “software development work,” and he was allowed to retain the device after his tenure with the Cupertino-based company.
The two distinguishable features that identify the computer as having 3G capabilities are the integrated, retractable antenna next to the screen, as well as a SIM card slot underneath the memory cover. The employee never got the 3G to actually function, as it (more…)