We’re now just about an hour away from Apple’s notebook event where the Captain of Cupertino will set the record straight on all of the rumors that have emerged in the weeks and days leading up to today. In the meantime, it looks like all of the false link bait has been pushed aside and most of Apple’s announcements have likely been covered by a variety of reliable sources. We have firm price points as well as a slew of pretty sturdy specs / details. Last but not least, a new round of MacBook Pro case shots for your viewing pleasure after the jump. Enjoy.