The updated MacBook Air is Apple's latest slim notebook laptop, with a retina display and Touch ID, running on macOS Mojave. It also uses Apple's T2 security chip, and Apple says the device's side-mounted speakers are "25% louder" than those of the prior model.
As for tech specs, you get 2x Thunderbolt 3 ports, 8th generation dual-core CPU with the latest Intel graphics. Finally, the MacBook Air also comes with two Thunderbolt 3 ports, so you can hook up an external 4K or 5K display, or an external GPU.
The new MacBook Air has 17% less volume and is 10% thinner than its predecessor.
Apple has unveiled a new MacBook Air at an event in NY.
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Apple at its October 30 event in NY , apart from unveiling the all-new MacBook Air , also launched all-new Mac mini. The Mac mini is a little desktop sans monitor and keyboard, and is aimed at developers and the server set.
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That's not great news for people who are used to Air being a full-on I-series system, but for those people, there's a lighter-than-ever MacBook Pro with scads of performance. It includes faster processors, making it five times faster than the previous model.
Overall, the 2018 MacBook Air brings a solid update to the company's best-selling notebook, albeit with a slightly higher price tag.
At a press event today, Apple finally announced the successor to the hugely successful MacBook Air. A FaceTime HD web cam sits in its proper place above the display for pleasant video-chatting experiences.
Admittedly the old MacBook Air is seemingly sticking around, at $999, but it's hard to see it lasting too long. But oh boy, has it been due a refresh, something Apple fans have been crying out for, thanks to the Air's neat design and intuitive keyboard and trackpad.
What explains the perennial popularity of the MacBook Air? The display features significantly smaller black bezels compared to the thick gray edges you'll find around the 2015 model's screen. The new MacBook Air has a 13.3-inch screen. We've been rapidly nearing (or arguably already past) the point where these old computers either needed to be updated or removed from the lineup entirely. This chip not only handles your fingerprints, but it is also an SSD controller with real-time encryption, an IO controller, and an always-on processor for Hey Siri!
All told, it's a better design in terms of portability, but it doesn't leave much room for power similar to that of what the MacBook Air held against contemporaries of the time. The new MacBook Air's trackpad is 20% larger than its predecessor, and it also features Force Touch.