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11.6-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors
Supported resolutions:1366 by 768 (native), 1344 by 756, and 1280 by 720 pixels at 16:9 aspect ratio; 1152 by 720 and 1024 by 640 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio; 1024 by 768 and 800 by 600 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio
128GB 128GB PCIe-based flash storage
256GB 256GB PCIe-based flash storage Configurable to 512GB flash storage.
1.4GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache Configurable to 1.7GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz) with 4MB shared L3 cache.
4GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory Configurable to 8GB.
Battery and Power 2
Up to 9 hours wireless web
Up to 9 hours iTunes movie playback
Up to 30 days standby time
Built‑in 38‑watt‑hour lithium‑polymer battery
45W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter with cable management; MagSafe 2 power port
Size and Weight
Height: 0.11-0.68 inch (0.3-1.7 cm)
Width: 11.8 inches (30 cm)
Depth: 7.56 inches (19.2 cm)
Weight: 2.38 pounds (1.08 kg) 3
Graphics and Video Support
Intel HD Graphics 5000
Dual 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)
Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
Storage temperature: -13° to 113° F (-25° to 45° C)
Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensing
Operating altitude: tested up to 10,000 feet
Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet
OS X Mavericks: Easy to use, incredibly powerful, and packed with features you’ll love, OS X Mavericks is the world’s most advanced desktop operating system.
OS X Mavericks Includes:
Multiple Display Support
Finder Tabs and Tags
Safari Power Saver
Built-in Apps 5
Mac App Store
Limited Warranty and Service
Your MacBook Air comes with 90 days of free telephone support and a one-year limited warranty. Purchase the to extend your service and support to three years from your computer’s purchase date. Only the AppleCare Protection Plan provides you with direct telephone support from Apple technical experts and the assurance that repairs will be handled by Apple-authorized technicians using genuine Apple parts. For more information, visit or call 800-823-2775.
In the Box
AC wall plug
Configure to order
Configure your MacBook Air to order with these options, only at the :
1.7GHz dual-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz) with 4MB L3 cache
8GB memory upgrade
512GB of PCIe-based flash storage
MacBook Air and the Environment
Apple takes a complete product life cycle approach to determining our environmental impact.
MacBook Air is designed with the following features to reduce its environmental impact:
Highly recyclable aluminum enclosure
Meets ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 requirements
Rated EPEAT Gold 7
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Recycling Apple takes a holistic view of materials management and waste minimization. about how to recycle your Mac.
Declared noise emission values in accordance with ECMA-109
Sound Power Level L <sub> WA,m </sub> (B)
Sound Pressure Level Operator Position L <sub> pA,m </sub> (dB)
1.25 (K <sub> V </sub> =0.25)
1.25 (K <sub> V </sub> =0.25)
L <sub> WA,m </sub> is the mean A-weighted sound power level, rounded to the nearest 0.05 B.
L <sub> pA,m </sub> is the mean A-weighted sound pressure level measured at the operator position (rounded to the nearest 0.5 dB).
1 B (bel) = 10 dB (decibel)
K <sub> V </sub> is the statistical adder for computing upper-limit of A-weighted sound power level.
The quantity, L <sub> WA,c </sub> (formerly called L <sub> WAd </sub> ) may be computed from the sum of L <sub> WA,m </sub> and K <sub> V </sub> .
The Wireless web test browses 25 popular websites.
1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
Testing conducted by Apple in March 2014 using preproduction 1.4GHz dual-core Intel Core i5–based 13-inch MacBook Air units and preproduction 1.4GHz dual-core Intel Core i5–based 11-inch MacBook Air units. The wireless web test measures battery life by wirelessly browsing 25 popular websites with display brightness set to 12 clicks from bottom or 75%. The HD movie playback test measures battery life by playing back HD 720p content with display brightness set to 12 clicks from bottom or 75%. The standby test measures battery life by allowing a system, connected to a wireless network and signed into an iCloud account, to enter standby mode with Safari and Mail applications launched and all system settings left at default. Battery life varies by use and configuration. See for more information.
Weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
Requires Internet access. 802.11ac is based on an IEEE draft specification.
Pages, Numbers, and Keynote are free on the Mac App Store for qualifying Mac computers purchased on or after October 1, 2013. OS X Mavericks required. Downloading apps requires an Apple ID.
PVC-free AC power cord available in all regions except India and South Korea.
MacBook Air achieved a Gold rating from EPEAT in the U.S. and Canada.
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