Tag: MacBook Air

The Newest MacBook Has A Slower SSD Than Previous Generation: Report

According to a Blackmagic Disk test, the just-announced MacBook Air’s SSD has a read speed that’s 35 percent slower than the last-generation model. This might not be so bad, though.

Apple July 16, 2019

Apple To Stop Using Butterfly Keyboards In New MacBooks: Report

A new report says that Apple is ditching the butterfly keyboards in the near future. Starting with the 2019 refreshed MacBook Air, new models are said to sport a scissor-switch keyboard design instead.

Apple July 4, 2019

MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, And Mac Mini SSD Upgrades Now More Affordable

Select SSD upgrades for the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini are now cheaper. Apple also dropped the price of the 64 GB RAM upgrade for the 2013 Mac Pro.

Apple March 19, 2019

Meet The New MacBook Air: Comes With Retina Display, Revamped Design, And More

The new MacBook Air is here. Apple has finally updated the most ancient-looking model in its lineup with a sleek new design, Retina display, modern innards, and more.

Apple October 31, 2018

Updated MacBook Air Will Have Slim Bezels, Retina Display: Report

Apple will finally release an upgraded MacBook Air. Bloomberg says it’ll have slimmer bezels and a Retina Display, and that Apple is also going to release an updated Mac Mini.

Apple August 21, 2018

Apple Delays New MacBook Air To Second Half: Will It Be Worth The Wait?

There were rumors that Apple was planning to launch a new MacBook Air in the second quarter. Reports, however, claim that Apple decided to delay the mass production of the laptop to the second half of the year.

Apple May 1, 2018

Apple Rumored To Launch Cheaper MacBook Air In The Second Quarter

Reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said Apple is planning to launch a cheaper MacBook Air, It is unclear what upgrades the new laptop will offer, but it is expected to launch in the second quarter.

Apple March 4, 2018

Apple Plans To Launch 3 New Macs With Custom Co-Processors Under The Hood This Year: Report

Apple will reportedly release three new Mac models this 2018 that in part will be powered by the company’s custom co-processor chips. Rumored to unpack soon are a modular Mac Pro and a 13-inch MacBook to replace the MacBook Air.

Apple January 30, 2018

It's Been 10 Years Since Steve Jobs Unwrapped The MacBook Air

Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air in January 2008 and was hailed a game-changer and harbinger of things to come from Apple. The super-thin notebook still sells but it’s just a shadow of what it used to be.

Apple January 16, 2018

Apple To Announce MacBook Upgrades At WWDC? Three New Laptops Planned To Fight Back Against Microsoft

Apple is planning to unveil three new MacBook models at the upcoming WWDC 2017, according to a Bloomberg report. Among the planned updates are a new 13-inch MacBook Air, which has not been redesigned for almost seven years.

Apple May 17, 2017

Best Buy Offers Big Discounts On Apple Products: You Can Save $100 On 9.7-Inch iPad Pro, $300 On iPhone 7, And More

This coming Mother’s Day, why not give your mom a new iPad Pro, iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, or Apple Watch? Best Buy’s major sale can help you out.

Apple May 9, 2017

MacBook Air Gets Discounted On Best Buy, Next-Gen Version Coming In March?

The MacBook Air is available for a $100 discount on Best Buy. The price cut hints that the retailer is clearing inventory to make way for the next-gen MacBook Air, which could possibly be unveiled at Apple's rumored March event.

Apple February 22, 2017

AirBar Will Change The Way You Look At (And Touch) Your MacBook Air

Neonode is giving MacBook users a happy new year with the release of its OS X compatible AirBar priced at $99. AirBar adds touchscreen capability to regular laptops.

Gadgets January 7, 2017

Year-End Deals On Apple iMac And MacBook Models Abound: Where To Buy The Best Mac For You

Apple has recently updated its lineup of computers. If you think your computer is due for an update as well, here are some of the best deals on the Mac, MacBook or iMac that Apple has to offer.

Computers December 17, 2016

Apple Will Make Some Macs Obsolete By The End Of 2016: Is Your Computer Among Them?

Apple will be adding certain Mac models to its list of obsolete and vintage products by the end of the year. If you own such a device, how will you be affected?

Apple November 29, 2016

Black Friday 2016: Best Deals For MacBook Pro, MacBook Air And iMac From Best Buy, eBay, Amazon And Newegg

Apple products will once again be popular this Black Friday. For customers who will be looking to acquire a MacBook Pro, MacBook Air or iMac, here are some of the best deals that will be offered.

Apple November 23, 2016

Special Deals From Apple: Best Refurbished iPhones, iPad Air 2, MacBook Air And MacBook Pro

Apple has a number of refurbished iPhone, iPad Air 2 and MacBook Pro units and more that are being sold at lower prices. Apple claims that all refurbished devices are thoroughly tested before being put up for sale.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 9, 2016

Apple Slashes Up To $200 Off On Storage Upgrades For Older Mac Computers

Apple has quietly reduced the prices to upgrade the storage of older Mac models by up to $200. The price cuts were made after the company unveiled the new MacBook Pro models.

Apple November 2, 2016

Apple Should Have Named The New MacBook Pro Something Else: Perhaps The New MacBook Air Instead?

Power users and professionals are not happy with the new MacBook Pro models that Apple recently unveiled. Perhaps it would have been better if the computers were given the MacBook Air branding instead?

Apple November 2, 2016

Three New MacBooks Show Up In Russian Trademarks Ahead Of Apple's 'Hello Again' Event

As Apple's 'Hello Again' event draws near, leaked Russian trademark filings show that the company is readying to release three new MacBooks. The MacBooks are also said to be running macOS Sierra.

Apple October 24, 2016

Apple October 27 MacBook Event Now Official: Here's A Quick Summary Of What To Expect

Apple has confirmed the rumored Oct. 27 event as it has sent out invitations to journalists. What are the announcements that Apple is expected to make at the upcoming event?

Apple October 21, 2016

Apple Fans, Mark Your Calendars: New Macs Will Be Unveiled On Oct. 27

It seems that Apple will be launching the new MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models this month after all. According to a Recode report, the company is looking to do so in an Oct. 27 event.

Apple October 18, 2016

Apple Still On Track To Unveil New MacBook Pro This October; 11-Inch MacBook Air To Be Discontinued

It was rumored that Apple will be announcing the new MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models this October. The month is halfway though, but a report claims that the company is still on track to unveil the new devices soon.

Apple October 18, 2016

Unhappy Customer Smashes iPhones And Macs At Apple Store In France [Video]

A dissatisfied Apple client from France went into an Apple Store in Dijon and caused havoc amid the shelves. The man smashed a dozen iPhones and a few other devices in retribution for the company’s alleged misconduct.

Apple October 2, 2016

Is The MacBook Air Arriving? Or The MacBook Pro 2016? Analyst Says Both MacBooks Are Hitting The Scene In October

The MacBook Pro and MacBook Air could be the next major Apple products to hit retail stores in the coming weeks. We've read and heard about several rumors about these devices, but this new one appears to hold some weight.

Apple September 27, 2016

MacBook Air 2016 Rumors: Apple Pencil Trackpad, Possible Release Date, Intel Skylake And Everything We Know So Far

Rumors surrounding Apple's MacBook Air 2016 are coming along nicely, and if they all turn out to be true, we could get a more powerful and thinner notebook this September or October.

Apple September 26, 2016

Lenovo Yoga Book vs Rumored Apple MacBook Air 2016: Expect Fierce Competition

The Yoga Book and MacBook Air 2016 will go toe to toe, as far as thin laptops are concerned. Both Lenovo and Apple packed powerful specs and a slew of unique features in the devices.

Computers September 5, 2016

New Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Ad Mocks Apple And Its MacBook Air Hat For A Cat [Video]

Samsung has released another Surface Pro 4 commercial and yes, it is mocking Apple again. This time, the new ad suggests the MacBook Air is as useful as a hat for a cat.

Microsoft August 30, 2016

Apple Expected To Release New MacBook Pro With OLED 'Dynamic Function Row,' Updated MacBook Air And AMD iMac

Apple is preparing to update all of its most popular products in the next couple of weeks. A new report claims the company is about to launch updated versions of its MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and iMac lineup.

Computers August 30, 2016

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air vs Apple MacBook Air (2015): Design, Specs And Price Comparison

Xiaomi launched its first laptop, the Mi Notebook Air, which may give stiff competition to the Apple MacBook Air (2015). Here is a comparison of the two from Xiaomi and Apple.

Computers July 28, 2016

MacBook Air-Like Xiaomi Mi Notebooks Could Debut On July 27: What To Expect

Xiaomi has been teasing a launch event set for next week, where a couple of Mi Notebooks could break cover. The laptops are said to pack high-end specs and resemble Apple's sleek MacBook Air.

Computers July 18, 2016

Macbook Pro 2016 May Replace Macbook Air For Good

The MacBook Air remains well loved for its reliability and consumer-friendly pricing. But major changes seem to herald the MacBook Pro 2016 as the new flagship model the world is eagerly waiting for.

Computers July 6, 2016

New 13-Inch Retina MacBook To Launch In Q3, But No MacBook Air 2016 Upgrades: Analyst

Well-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicted that Apple will release a new 13-inch Retina MacBook in Q3, kicking the MacBook Air to the entry-level tier. According to the analyst, no major upgrades are in store for the MacBook Air lineup.

Apple May 28, 2016

Apple Watch Sale: Best Buy Gives You $200 Off On Select 42mm, 38 mm Stainless Steel Case Variants

Best Buy has shaved off $200 on the Stainless Steel Case versions of the Apple Watch. The promotion is valid online and is part of the retailer's four-day sale.

Wearable Tech April 23, 2016

Simply Ask Siri: Apple's WWDC 2016 Will Start June 13

After asking Siri, Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference will take place in San Francisco from June 10 to 17.

Apps/Software April 18, 2016

HP Spectre vs Apple MacBook Air: Quick Comparison Of The Thinnest Laptops

HP has unveiled its new 13.3-inch Spectre ultra-thin laptop, the computer maker's answer to the MacBook Air. Find out how the HP Spectre 13 fairs against Apple's premier device in this head-to-head comparison.

Computers April 8, 2016

HP Gunning For Apple With Its Upcoming Ultrathin Laptop, Set To Dethrone The MacBook In Innovation

HP says its upcoming laptop will finally give it the leading edge over Apple in laptop design. Its previous EliteBook Folio was not only lighter and thinner than the Macbook Air, but it also offered equally better specs, too, so it will be interesting to see what's in store now.

Computers April 4, 2016

Apple To Launch Two Ultra-Thin MacBooks In June: Report

A Digitimes report suggested that Apple could be launching two new ultra-thin notebooks at the beginning of the summer. This could make the MacBook Pro family sleeker-looking, but rival OEMs are preparing for the challenge.

Computers March 24, 2016

How To Upgrade Storage Of Mid-2013 Or Newer MacBook Pro/Air Using OWC Aura SSD Flash Storage

For the first time, owners of 2013-or-newer models Retina MacBook Pro and MacBook Air now have a way to upgrade the storage in their notebooks. Other World Computing recently launched the Aura SSD flash storage aimed for people who wish to expand their stock storage.

Computers March 10, 2016

Next-Generation iPads And MacBook To Come With Rose Gold Versions: Report

New rumors surfaced about Apple’s upcoming releases. It seems that the color scheme will be extended for iPad Air 3, 12-inch MacBook and iPad Mini, as they will get Rose Gold finishing.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 8, 2016

MacBook Line To Get Upgrades This Year, Fueling Apple Growth

It's been a while since Apple launched new MacBooks, but upgraded models should hit the scene in the coming months. According to a new investors note, Apple should introduce new MacBook upgrades by June.

Computers January 25, 2016

Apple To Introduce 2016 MacBook Air With 13-Inch And 15-Inch Displays At WWDC: Report

Apple is allegedly set to introduce revamped versions of the 13- and 15-inch MacBook Air at the WWDC in 2016. The new MacBook Air will be slimmer than its predecessors and have improved components.

Computers December 1, 2015

Did The iPad Pro Kill The MacBook Air? Rumors Point To Last MacBook Air In 2016

Rumors online are suggesting the end of the Macbook Air in 2016. With the iPad Pro, what purpose would the Air serve between the Macbook, Macbook Pro, and the iPad Pro?

Computers November 29, 2015

MacMall Cyber Monday Sale: Big Discounts On Retina MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air And iMac

MacMall is offering discounts on several Apple products such as the Retina MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac as part of its Cyber Monday sale. We check out the best offers.

Gadgets November 28, 2015

Surface Book Review Roundup: Experts Say The MacBook Air Has Found Its Match

Quite a few reviews on the Surface Book, Microsoft's very first laptop, have already surfaced. Let's take a closer look at what this device has to offer its customers.

Computers October 23, 2015

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