SAN FRANCISCO—June 10, 2013—Apple® lately up to date MacBook Air® with all day battery existence, fourth technology Intel Core processors with quicker graphics, 802.11ac Wi-Fi and flash garage this is as much as 45 % quicker than the former technology. Without equal on a regular basis pocket book is now a good higher price, with 11-inch fashions that includes double the garage and 13-inch fashions beginning at a brand new lower cost of $1,099. Apple lately additionally presented totally redesigned AirPort Excessive® and AirPort Time Pill® base stations that includes 802.11ac Wi-Fi for as much as 3 times quicker efficiency.
“MacBook Air is the trade chief for skinny and light-weight notebooks, and now with longer battery existence, we’ve set the bar even upper,” stated Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vp of International Advertising and marketing. “With quicker flash, extra tough graphics and as much as 12 hours of battery existence, the brand new MacBook Air packs much more efficiency into the transportable and sturdy design our consumers love.”
The brand new MacBook Air options power-efficient fourth technology Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors that give the 13-inch MacBook Air as much as 12 hours of battery existence and as much as 10 hours of iTunes® film playback. The 11-inch MacBook Air delivers as much as nine hours of battery existence and as much as eight hours of iTunes film playback.* MacBook Air now helps subsequent technology 802.11ac Wi-Fi for wi-fi efficiency this is as much as 3 times quicker when hooked up to an 802.11ac base station. New Intel HD Graphics 5000 offers MacBook Air as much as 40 % quicker efficiency for gaming and graphics extensive apps, and new flash garage supplies speeds as much as 45 % quicker than the former technology and 9 occasions quicker than conventional laborious drives.**
The extremely skinny and light-weight design options twin microphones, a FaceTime® HD digital camera, a high-speed Thunderbolt port and two USB three.zero ports. MacBook Air additionally helps twin shows and video mirroring whilst concurrently supporting complete local answer at the integrated show.
Proceeding Apple’s dedication to power potency and the surroundings, the brand new MacBook Air meets stringent Power Megastar five.2 necessities and achieves an EPEAT Gold ranking.*** Each and every unibody enclosure is manufactured from extremely recyclable aluminum and springs same old with power effective LED-backlit shows which are mercury-free and made with arsenic-free glass. Apple notebooks include no brominated flame retardants, are PVC-free and are built of extremely recyclable fabrics.
MacBook Air ships with OS X® Mountain Lion, bringing Messages, Notification Heart, system-wide Sharing, AirPlay® Mirroring, Dictation, Recreation Heart and the improved safety of Gatekeeper on your Mac. With iCloud® constructed into the root of OS X, Mountain Lion makes it more straightforward than ever to stay your content material up to the moment throughout your Mac®, iPhone®, iPad® and iPod contact®.
Apple additionally presented redesigned AirPort Excessive and AirPort Time Pill base stations that characteristic three-stream 802.11ac Wi-Fi generation with a most knowledge price of one.3Gbps, virtually 3 times quicker than 802.11n. The brand new AirPort base stations come with high-powered radios and a six-element beam-forming antenna array to maximise vary and function. With setup constructed proper into OS X and iOS, customers can create a high-speed Wi-Fi community in only some clicks, and the intuitive AirPort Software makes it simple to view and arrange a community graphically. That includes 2TB or 3TB laborious drives, AirPort Time Pill works along side Time Gadget® in OS X and is the most straightforward strategy to wirelessly backup more than one Macs. Measuring simply three.85-inches through three.85-inches and six.6-inches tall, those new base stations may also be positioned virtually any place in the house.
MacBook Air is to be had lately during the Apple On-line Retailer (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail retail outlets and Apple Approved Resellers. The 11-inch MacBook Air comes with a 1.three GHz processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 2.6 GHz, 4GB of reminiscence and is to be had with 128GB of flash garage beginning at $999 (US), and 256GB of flash garage beginning at $1,199 (US). The 13-inch MacBook Air comes with a 1.three GHz processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as 2.6 GHz, 4GB of reminiscence and is to be had with 128GB of flash garage beginning at $1,099 (US), and 256GB of flash garage beginning at $1,299 (US). Configure-to-order choices come with a 1.7 GHz Intel Core i7 processor with Turbo Spice up speeds as much as three.three GHz, as much as 8GB of reminiscence and as much as 512GB flash garage. Further technical specs, configure-to-order choices and equipment are to be had on-line at www.apple.com/macbook-air.