Characteristics of the new MacBook Air

October 30, Apple introduced the new MacBook Air, and here it is .

The screen is 13.3 “with a resolution of 2560×1600, displaying” millions of colors “, the aspect ratio is 16:10, the pixel density is 227 ppi. Built-in webcam with a resolution of 1280×720.

The central processor is a dual-core Intel Core i5, the base frequency is 1.6 GHz, at its peak it rises to 3.6 GHz. Hyper threading is supported. The exact model number is difficult to determine (to all appearances, it is from the upcoming Coffee Lake-S Refresh family), according to its characteristics, the closest processor in the current Intel range is 14 nm Amber Lake 8200Y.

RAM – 8 GB LP-DDR3 with a frequency of 2133 MHz. The maximum capacity for an additional fee is 16 GB.

The drive is connected via a PCIe SSD bus with a capacity of 128 GB, the maximum capacity for an additional fee is 1.5 TB (intermediate versions are 256 and 512 GB).

Graphics – integrated into the CPU Intel UHD 617, support for output to external displays in resolutions up to 5120×2880 (like the iMac 5K), support for external video cards connected via Thunderbolt.

Expansion ports: 3.5 mm output for headphones, two Thunderbolt 3 in USB Type C. Each of them is capable of displaying an image on an external screen, exchange information with an external video card, or take charge from the network. You can also connect to them a dongle that supports charging and contains parallel working USB 3.1 Gen 2, 10 Gb / s Ethernet ports, DisplayPort 1.4 and an SD card reader.

Wireless interfaces – Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2.

The battery is a lithium-polymer with a capacity of 50.3 Wh. The declared duration of the work is up to 12 hours of web surfing.

The operating system is MacOS latest version.

The case – 304x212x15,6 mm, weight 1.25 kg, colors – Silver (silver), Space Gray (gray), Gold (pink). The butterfly keyboard is the half-way up and down arrow keys. Touchpad – Force Touch. Also available fingerprint scanner.

Includes a 30-watt power adapter and a two-way USB Type C cable with a length of 2 meters

The price of the basic version is $ 1200.

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