The long wait has finally come to an end as Apple refreshed the lineup and announced the new MacBook 2018. It is one of the most popular products out there because they were affordable, light, offered long battery life and a reliable MacOS for daily computing without a fuss.
Not everything remains the same in the Apple MacBook Air new edition, especially the affordable part. The lineup is pretty complicated right now with lots of different products at varied price points. Apple also announced the new iPad Pro 12.9 inch model, a 11 inch model and the new Mac Mini.
The MacBook Air is powered by the 8th generation Intel i5 processor which the company claims are dual core and there is some debate going on regarding the availability of such a processor. It has 8GB of RAM which you can upgrade to 16GB, 128GB storage in the base model that goes all the way up to 1.5TB SSD space.
It’s 13.3-inch display gets a brilliant bump up in resolution with 2560×1600 pixels and connectivity includes 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.2. The battery life is expected to last about 12 hours, it now supports Siri, has Touch ID and the new butterfly keyboard. It does look gorgeous and slim but the pricing will determine its popularity in the near future.
Hold your breath! If you are planning to get the most expensive version of the MacBook Air 2018 available, be ready to pay a whopping sum of $2,599 according to the listings found on the Apple Website. Credit – Cnet