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Apple spruces up MacBook Air with more powerful processors

Published on Apr 30, 2014 8:44 AM
 
Apple has updated the MacBook Air, giving the lightweight notebook faster processors at lower prices. -- FILE PHOTO: REUTERS

Apple has updated the MacBook Air, giving the lightweight notebook faster processors at lower prices.

According to Apple, the MacBook Air comes with the fourth-generation Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors that work in with OS X Mavericks. Prices start at US$899 (S$1,129).

The 13-inch Air has a battery life of up to 12 hours, while the 11-inch variant can go up to 9 hours.

11-inch MacBook Air
1.4 GHz processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 2.7 GHz
4GB of memory
With 128GB of flash storage (starting at US$899)  
With 256GB of flash storage (starting at US$1,099)

13-inch MacBook Air
1.4 GHz processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 2.7 GHz
4GB of memory
With 128GB of flash storage (starting at US$999)
With 256GB of flash storage (starting at US$1,199)

Configure-to-order options include:
1.7 GHz Intel Core i7 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.3 GHz
Up to 8GB of memory
Up to 512GB flash storage

 
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