It was what many had been waiting for a long time: a new model of Macbook Air that would renew the now obsolete range. Here is the new 2018 Apple proposal.
We have waited, longed, desired, finally the new Apple Macbook Air is available to order and will be delivered from November 7 to the starting price of € 1,379.
What changes in the new Macbook Air?
All. Retina display, touchID, new T2 security chip, new generation keyboard and bigger and more sensitive trackpad.
Also improved audio, which now offers an immersive experience of superior quality.
There are two thunderbolt 3 ports and a capacity of up to 1.5 tb on SSD, with ram up to 16 GB and 8th generation intel i5 processors, up to 2,133 mhz.
The battery promises to play video content for 13 consecutive hours, while the device is lighter and is built with 100% recycled aluminum, with a saving of 50% of carbon production to make it.
Apple Macbook Air: the official press release
Apple today introduced an all-new MacBook Air, bringing a stunning 13-inch Retina display, Touch ID, the latest processors and an even more portable design to the world’s most loved notebook. MacBook Air is available in three gorgeous finishes – gold, space gray and silver. The most affordable Retina-display Mac also includes an Apple-designed keyboard, a spacious Force Touch trackpad, faster SSDs, wide stereo sound, the Apple T2 Security Chip and Thunderbolt 3, making the new MacBook Air the perfect notebook to take with you everywhere you go.
“The first MacBook Air revolutionized Mac with its thin wedge-shaped aluminum design. It forever changed the entire industry for portable computers and became the world’s most loved notebook, “said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “Redesigning MacBook: Air with a stunning display and all-day battery life, and then added Touch ID and the Apple T2 Security Chip, the latest processors, the incredible sound, the third-generation keyboard and the Force Touch trackpad, the high-speed Thunderbolt 3 ports, and of course macOS Mojave in a beautiful, thinner, lighter, all-aluminum design that a whole new generation of MacBook Air customers are going to love. ”
Retina Display Comes to MacBook Air
MacBook Air features a stunning 13.3-inch Retina display with over 4 million pixels of resolution and text and images in MacOS Mojave look sharp and stunning. And with 48 percent more color than the previous generation, images are more lifelike than ever. 1 The new MacBook Air includes a built-in FaceTime HD camera, which is perfect for the Group FaceTime calls with friends and family, as well as a three-band array for Siri.
Featuring Touch ID and Apple T2 Security Chip
MacBook Air now includes the Touch ID – a fingerprint sensor built into the keyboard and authenticated your identity, and make fast, simple and secure purchases using Apple Pay. To support Touch ID, the MacBook comes with the Apple T2 Security Chip, which makes your notebook safe. The T2 ‘s Secure Enclave protects Touch ID has not been tampered with. The T2 also features an SSD controller with on-the-fly data encryption for everything stored on the SSD. These allow MacBook Air to offer the most secure and most secure storage of any notebook. T2 also features an always-on processor that enables “Hey Siri,
Latest Generation Keyboard and Industry’s Best
MacBook Trackpad Air also features the third-generation Apple-designed keyboard for more precise and responsive typing. Each key is individually backlit using low-power LEDs for more accurate illumination. The new MacBook Air also includes the industry-best Force Touch trackpad, which delivers pressure-sensing capabilities and haptic feedback, and is 20 percent larger than on the previous MacBook Air generation, offering a quieter and more capable trackpad experience.
Fuller, More Immersive Audio Experience
MacBook Air delivers higher quality audio experience and wide stereo playback that makes watching movies and listening to music more immersive than ever. The speakers are 25 percent louder with two times. 1
Performance to Power Your Daily Activities
The new MacBook Air features an 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor, Intel UHD Graphics and faster 2133MHz system memory up to 16GB, delivering the performance you need for everyday activities like organizing your photos, browsing the web, creating presentations or viewing and editing videos . MacBook Air also features SSDs up to 1.5TB in capacity, that is up to 60 percent faster than the previous generation and make launching apps and opening files feel snappier and more responsive. 1
Thunderbolt 3, the Most Versatile Port Ever
MacBook Air now comes with two Thunderbolt 3 ports which allow you to charge your notebook, quickly transfer data via USB and Thunderbolt, output video in three formats and connect to a whole host of devices including external storage, docks for additional ports, 4K and 5K displays, and eGPUs for faster graphics. It’s the most versatile port ever. With over 700 Thunderbolt 3 devices in the ecosystem and growing, along with thousands of USB-C devices, MacBook Air allows you to take advantage of a whole new generation of accessories.
All-New, More Portable Design and The Greenest Mac Ever
The new MacBook Air packs all of these features in a new, distinctly wedge-shaped design that is now even more compact and portable, and delivers up to 12 hours of battery life. 2 Featuring a smaller smaller footprint, the new MacBook Air takes up 17 percent less volume, is 10 percent thinner measuring just .61 inches at its thickest point, and at just 2.75 pounds is a quarter pound lighter than the previous generation.
In addition, the new MacBook Air enclosure is made from a custom, Apple-designed aluminum alloys that the use of 100 percent recycled aluminum for the first time, which has the same strength, durability and beautiful finish as the aluminum in all Apple products . 3 Using this custom aluminum alloy helps reduce your MacBook’s carbon footprint by nearly 50 percent, making it the greenest Mac ever. 4
Radeon Pro Vega Graphics Coming to Macbook Pro Next Month
Apple also today announced new MacBook Pro These new graphics options deliver up to 60% faster graphics performance for the most demanding video editing, 3D design and rendering workloads. 1
mac OS Mojave
All new Macs come with mac OS Mojave, the latest version of the world’s most advanced desktop operating system. In mac OS Mojave, a new Dark Mode transforms the desktop with a dramatic new look that puts the focus on user content. Stacked files into neat groups. Familiar iOS apps, including News, Stocks, Voice Memos and Home, are now available on the Mac for the first time. Add a full redesign featuring a rich redesign featuring rich editorial content and the addition of apps from top developers, including Microsoft and Adobe.