Or maybe because the retina display just seems like the way every screen should be now. And thatâ€™s where itâ€™s actually hard to be in Appleâ€™s position: When your best seems like whatâ€™s natural, it can get lost. But yes, I wouldnâ€™t trade the retina display for the old one. Reading books/documents is particularly great. I just wish my Macs had it now.