Apple has unveiled its latest MacBook Air featuring in Apple M1 Chipset. It comes with Backlit Magic keyboard with force touch trackpad.
The new Apple M1 chipset powering inside delivers up to 3.5x faster performance than previous generations, up to 5X faster GPU, 9X improved work loads and 2x faster SSD performance.
The new Apple MacBook Air features in 13.3-inch IPS True Tone display with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution and delivers P3 colors. It can be configured with up to 16GB RAM and up to 2TB storage.
Its 49.9Watt-Hour Li-Po battery offers up to 15 hours of wireless web-browsing. There is a 720p face-time HD camera and stereo speakers with wide stereo sound and Dolby Atmos playback.
Apple New MacBook Air Specifications
- Dimensions: 0.41-1.09 x 30.41 x 21.24 cm (H x W x D)
- Weight: 1.29 Kg
- Operating system: MacOS BigSur
- Biometrics: Touch ID
- Keyboard: Backlit Magic keyboard with 78 (US) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys in an inverted-T arrangement. Ambient light sensor, force touch track pad with precise cursor control and pressure-sensing
- Display: 13.3-inch LED-backlit IPS display with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution, 227ppi pixel density, 400nits brightness, P3 Wide colors, True Tone technology
- Chipset: 8-core (4x performance + 4x efficiency) Apple M1 Chip with 7-core (256GB model) / 8-core GPU (depending on model) and 16-core Neural Engine
- RAM: Up to 16GB
- Storage: 256GB / 512GB / 1TB / 2TB (depending on model)
- Camera: 720p faceTime HD
- Audio: Stereo speakers with wide stereo sound, Dolby Atmos playback, 3-mic array with directional beam-forming, 3.5mm headphone jack
- Battery: 49.9Wh Lithium-polymer battery with 30W USB-C power adapter. Offers up to 15 hours of wireless web or up to 18 hours of Apple TV app movie playback
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Bluetooth V5.0, Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for charging Display Port, Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gbps) and USB 3.1 Gen2
The new Apple Macbook Air with M1 SoC is priced at Rs. 92,900 for 26GB mode. Its 51GB variant costs Rs. 1,17,900. These come in Space Gray, Gold and Silver colors. The new Macbook Air is alredy available Apple Online store and will soon land at Apple Authorized Resellers (both online and offline).