MacBook Air (2018) with 8th Gen Intel core i5 processor, 8GB RAM launched, price starts at US $1199 in U.S.
Apple has introduced the new MacBook Air (2018) at its New York event. The new MacBook Air packs a 13.3-inch (2560×1600 pixels) IPS LED-backlit display with 227 PPI, 16:10 aspect ratio. It comes with Backlit keyboard and it has a Force Touch trackpad.
The new MacBook Air is powered by the 1.6GHz dual-core 8th Gen Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz, with 4MB L3 cache, Intel UHD Graphics 617. It comes with the T2 security chipset. It has 8GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory with 128GB / 256GB PCIe-based onboard SSD. It runs on macOS. It can support Touch ID It comes with a 720p FaceTime HD front-facing camera.
The new MacBook Air has Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity. It has Two Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports with support for: Charging, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt (up to 40 Gbps), USB 3.1 Gen 2 port (up to 10 Gbps) and 3.5mm headphone Jack. It has Stereo speakers with high dynamic range and it comes with three microphones.
The MacBook Air packs a Built-in 50.3-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery. The company said that it will give you up to 12 hours wireless web, 13 hours iTunes movie playback, Up to 30 days of standby time. The MacBook Air (2018) comes with 30W USB-C Power Adapter. The new Apple MacBook Air comes in gold, space grey and silver colors.
Dimensions: 30.41 × 21.24 × 0.41-1.56cm
The MacBook Air (2018) 128GB variant starts at $1,199 (Rs.88,160 approx.) and the 256GB version is priced at $1,399 (Rs. 1,02,890 approx.) U.S. It is now available for order in the US and it will be available from November 7th.