Apple has unveiled its latest MacBook Air with 13.3-inch Retina display. It was unveiled at its New York Event.
Th MacBook Air (2018) comes with Touch ID support, T2 Security Chipset and 3rd Generation Butterfly keyboard with Force Touch track-pad and pressure sensing capabilities.
It has 13.3-inch Retina display which offers 48% more colors than its previous generations. Its stereo speakers are 25% louder than its predecessor. Under the hood is 1.6GHz dualc-Core Intel Core i5 Chipset with up to 16GB of RAM.
Its default storage options is 128GB / 256GB but can be configured up to 1.5TB. There is 720p face time camera and a 50WH battery which offers 12 hours of mixed usage.
Apple MacBook Air (2018) 13.3″ Specifications
- Dimensions: 0.16-0.61 x 11.97 x 8.36 inches (Height x Width x Depth) / Weight: 2.75 pounds (1.25Kg)
- Keyboard: 78 US or 79 ISO individual LED-backlit keys (includes 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys), Ambient Light Sensor, Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control, pressure sensing, multi-touch gestures
- Display: 13.3-Inch (diagonal) IPS LED backlit Retina display with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution, 227ppi pixel density, 16:10 aspect ratio
- Chipset: 1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz with 4MB L3 cache) and Intel UHD Graphics 617 GPU (supports Thunderbolt 3-enabled external graphics processors (eGPUs)
- RAM: 8GB / can be configured up to 16GB LPDDR3 (2133MHz)
- Storage: 128GB / 256GB PCIe-based SSD (Configurable to 256GB / 512GB or 1.5TB SSD)
- Operating System: MacOS
- Camera: 720p FaceTime HD caemra
- Battery: 50.3WH Lithium-Polymer battery (offers up to 12 hours web, 13 hours iTunes movie playback, 30 days standby). Comes with USB-C Power Adapter and USB- Power Port
- Connectivity and Ports: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth V4.2, 2 x Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) port for charging / displayport / thunderbolt (up to 4Gbps) / USB-C 3.1 Gen2 (up to 10Gbps)
- Audio: Stereo speakers, three microphones, 3.5mm headphone jack
New Apple MacBook Air price
- 128GB: $1199 in USA / Rs. 1,14,900 in India
- 256GB: $1399 in USA / Rs. 1,34,900 in India
The Apple MacBook Air 2018 13.3″ comes in space gray, silver and gold colors. It is already up for order in US and will be available from November 7th.