What difference PCIe-based flash storage & 5400-rpm hard drive? Intel HD graphics 4000&Intel Iris Graphics?

i need to buy a mac book pro

13inch-2.5GHz dual-core Intel core i5
500GB 5400-rpm hard drive
4GB 1600MHz memory
Intel HD graphics 4000

13inch-2.9GHz dual-core Intel core i5
512GB PCIe-based flash storage
8GB 1600MHz memory
Intel Iris Graphics

which is the best configuration for me... i am a graphic designer i need to do design works

1 Answer from the Community

  • I wouldn't buy a macbook pro at all if it's graphics design.
    An IMac would be the better fit, and its not too much more expensive.

    Hope this helps,

    • Answered by Harry C
    • Dec 16, 2016