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WWDC Notes : New Macbook Air Specs

WWDC Notes : New Macbook Air Specs

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New Macbook Air Specs

Well that was a whirlwind of a WWDC.  New macbook air specifications have been released with some nice speed increases. Wave goodbye to the ethernet port and say hello to thunderbolt.  To use ethernet you'll be looking at purchasing a thunderbolt to ethernet connector.  They really have rammed some decent spec gear into the Macbook Air

 New Macbook Air Specs

Featuring

  • 3rd Generation core a.k.a Ivy Bridge
  • Up to 2.0GHz dual core i7
  • Turbo Boost up to 3.2GHz
  • Up to 8GB 1600 Mhz Memory
  • Up to 60% faster graphics
11-inch Macbook Air
1366 x 769 display (non retina) 1366 * 768 display (non retina)
1.7Ghz dual core i5 1.7Ghz dual core i5
4gb Ram 4gb Ram
Intel HD Graphics 4000 Intel HD Graphics 4000
Thunderbolt digital video outputNative Mini DisplayPort outputDVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)

VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)

Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)

HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)

Thunderbolt digital video outputNative Mini DisplayPort outputDVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)

VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)

Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)

HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)

720p Facetime Camera 720p Facetime Camera
  • Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • MagSafe 2 power ports
  • Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • MagSafe 2 power port

802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatible Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatible Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
64gb Flash Storage 128gb Flash Storage
5 hours 5 hours
0.11 - 0.68", 2.38 lbs 0.11 - 0.68", 2.38 lbs
$999 - £849 $1099 - £929

 

The New 13-Inch Macbook Air Specifications

Wave goodbye to the ethernet port and say hello to thunderbolt.  To use ethernet you'll be looking at purchasing a thunderbolt to ethernet connector

13-inch Macbook Air
1440 x 990 display (non retina) 1440 x 990 display (non retina)
1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.8GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache 1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.8GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache
4gb Ram 4gb Ram
Intel HD Graphics 4000Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 2560 by 1600 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors

Thunderbolt digital video output

Native Mini DisplayPort output

DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)

VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)

Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)

HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)

Intel HD Graphics 4000Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 2560 by 1600 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors

Thunderbolt digital video output

Native Mini DisplayPort output

DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)

VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)

Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)

HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)

720p FaceTime HD camera 720p FaceTime HD camera
802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatibleBluetooth 4.0 wireless technology 802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatibleBluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
  • Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • MagSafe 2 power port
  • SD card slot
  • Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • MagSafe 2 power port
  • SD card slot
128GB Flash Storage 256GB Flash Storage
7 hours 7 hours
0.11 - 0.68", 2.96 lbs 0.11 - 0.68", 2.96 lbs
$1199 - £999 $1499 - £1249

 

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