Apple is preparing to refresh its MacBook Air
line-up with a new model, it has been claimed.
The MacBook Air
includes a 13.3" LED-backlit glossy widescreen display; 1.6GHz (or optional 1.8GHZ) Intel Core 2 Duo processor with 4MB L2 cache; 800MHz front-side bus; 2GB of 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 80GB hard disk drive with Sudden Motion Sensor and Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100.
All these new technological innovations are great news for gadget fans, but the MacBook Air
doesn't come cheap.the basic model with an 80GB hard disk (the same type found in iPods) and a slower processor than its normal Mac-Book counterparts is pounds 1,199.
Some customers of the 2018 MacBook Air
had reportedly complained of booting issues right after purchase.
While the brightness specs may look minor to many MacBook Air
owners, this is still significant as there are specific cases where a brighter screen is needed.
The company added that the new MacBook Air
is made of 100 per cent recycled aluminium, making it the 'greenest' Mac ever.
Meanwhile, the top-end MacBook Air
- with a 13-inch screen
Globally, the Ultrathin potables (Ultrabooks & MacBook Air
) market is expected to surpass 12.48 Million shipments by end of 2012.
The success of Apple's Macbook Air
, iPhone and iPad has been a blessing for Apple fans but a bane for traditional PC vendors, whose market shares are being encroached.
Other features of the MacBook Air
include a 13.3ins back-lit screen, a full-size back-lit keyboard and a tracking pad which allows users to manipulate images in a similar way to the iPhone's screen.
The MacBook Air
notebook computer has been unveiled by computer company Apple, measuring 0.16" at its thinnest point and 0.76" at its maximum height and due to start shipping in two weeks, with a suggested retail price of USD1,799.
If you don't store too many files on your laptop, you could take a look at the cheaper variant of the new Apple MacBook Air
. It has the same Intel 8th Gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, but 128GB of internal solid-state storage.