The latest MacBook Air released in 2022 is very attractive. This slim laptop from Apple packs a punch thanks to the Apple M2 chip.
Manufactured by Apple, the chip is said to have much more sophisticated performance than its predecessor, the Apple M1. The company claims that the M2 has 40% faster performance than the M1!
The Apple M1 itself is known as a powerful chip that enables devices that use it to play 4K videos quickly. Of course, with the performance boost, the Apple M2 can make the MacBook Air even faster.
The 2022 version of the Apple MacBook Air doesn’t just have a cooler design in terms of performance. like what? what specifications does it have? More importantly, how much does the new Apple MacBook Air cost? Keep reading the following article to find the answer Yes!
The MacBook Air 2022 still sports a stylish design
MacBook Air is known as a laptop with slim dimensions. This is maintained in this new series.
This latest MacBook Air is just 11.3mm thin. Its weight also includes light, which is 1.24 kg. Of course, it will be easy to take it anywhere.
Apple, quoted by KompasTekno, claims that the dimensions of the 2022 MacBook Air are about 20% slimmer than the previous generation.
The design of the MacBook Air M2 is similar to that of the MacBook Pro, that is, the design of the box. With this design, the laptop looks more fashionable and cool.
MacBook Air features a 13.6-inch Liquid Retina display. The screen supports a resolution of 2560 x 1664 pixels. The maximum brightness of the screen reaches 500 nits. The display supports Wide Color (P3) and True Tone.
The display panel is also used in other flagship Apple products such as the 2021 iPad Pro and 2021 MacBook Pro.
The MacBook Air M2 screen has a notch where the camera is located. Interestingly, the camera has been upgraded to 1080p resolution. Previously, the FaceTime camera only used the supported resolution of 720p.
Additionally, the MacBook Air already supports a new microphone and speakers that support Dolby Atmos technology.
Interestingly, the 2022 MacBook Air comes with a MagSafe charging port again, a port the Air series has been missing for a while. Additionally, there is a 3.5mm audio jack and two Thunderbolt/USB 4 ports that support charging, DisplayProt, Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gbps), USB 4 (up to 40Gbps), and USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gbps). .
On the keyboard there is Touch ID for device security systems.
You can choose from four color options for the device, namely silver, space gray, starlight, and midnight.
MacBook Air M2 Specifications
The highlight of the latest MacBook Air 2022 is the chip used, namely the M2. The chip is manufactured using a 5nm Gen 2 manufacturing process.
The processor has 8 cores with 4 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores. The standard GPU has 8 cores. There is also a 10-core GPU, of course a laptop with this M2 variant has a higher price.
The chip supports LPDDR5 RAM with speeds of up to 24GB, while the storage is an SSD with a standard capacity of 256GB.
The MacBook Air comes standard with a 30W charger. With extra money, you can buy a 67W charger that can be used for fast charging. You can charge the battery up to 80% in just 20 minutes.
Apple itself claims that the battery life of this laptop reaches 18 hours.
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MacBook Air M2 price (2022)
Currently, the MacBook Air will not launch in Indonesia. The product is only marketed in the United States. This product is being sold at prices starting at US$1,199 or around Rs 17.3 crore.
The retail price of this product in Indonesia is not yet known.
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