The great Apple has just announced a new Macbook Air which comes with slight new design. It also comes with a new variant that features Retina display, Touch ID, etc.
This new device is powered by the 8th generation Intel Core processors. It also has the butterfly switch keyboards with individually lit buttons, and there’s a new Force Touch trackpad, which is said to be 20 percent larger than the one found on the current MacBook Air model.
Apple Macbook Air (2018): Specification, Price and Availablity
Dimensions: 30.41 x 21.24 x (0.41-1.56) cm
Weight: 1.25 kgs
Display: 13.3-inch Retina, with 2560 x 1600 display resolution
Processor: 1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 617
RAM: up to 16GB
Internal Storage: up to 1.5TB
Webcam: 720p FaceTime camera
I/O ports: 2 Thunderbolt 3 USB-C, 3.5mm headphone jack
Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2
Colors: Space Gray, Gold and Silver
The base variant of the new MacBook Air is price starts from $1,199. Apple says this is the cheapest laptop it’s ever made with a Retina Display, and that’s true, but at the same time the starting price has significantly creeped up compared to the previous generation.
It is now up for pre-order from the Apple website and will go on sale starting 7th November, 2018 in the United States, there is currently no word about its availability in Nigeria though.