M1 MacBook Air Specifications
Here's what you need to know about M1 MacBook Air including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.
|Key Features||M1 MacBook Air|
|Availability||M1 MacBook Air|
|Release Info||Announced on November 10th, 2020|
|Exterior||M1 MacBook Air|
|Weight||Starting at 2.8 pounds (1.29 kg)|
Gold Space Gray Silver
|Keyboard and Trackpad||Backlit Magic Keyboard with:
|Display||M1 MacBook Air|
|Ports||M1 MacBook Air|
|Internal Specs||M1 MacBook Air|
Geekbench 5 Single Core
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Apple M1 (7 GPU Cores)1,705100.00%2
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
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Apple M1 (7 GPU Cores)7,414100.00%2
|Connectivity||M1 MacBook Air|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology|
|Battery||M1 MacBook Air|
|Size||49.9 Wh lithium‑polymer battery|
|Power Supply||30W USB‑C Power Adapter|
|Software||M1 MacBook Air|
|OS||Shipped with macOS Big Sur|
Photos iMovie GarageBand Pages Numbers Keynote Siri Safari Mail FaceTime Messages Maps News Stocks Home Voice Memos Notes Calendar Contacts Reminders Photo Booth Preview Music Podcasts TV Books App Store Time Machine Find My QuickTime Player
|Camera & Audio||M1 MacBook Air|
|Camera||720p FaceTime HD camera|
|Misc||M1 MacBook Air|
|In the box|
|Warranty||Your MacBook Air comes with 90 days of complimentary technical support and a one-year limited warranty. Purchase AppleCare+ to extend your coverage to three years from your AppleCare+ purchase date and add up to two incidents of accidental damage coverage, each subject to a service fee of $99 for screen damage or external enclosure damage, or $299 for other repairable damage, plus applicable tax.|
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M1 MacBook Air: Quick Look
Here is our quick look at M1 MacBook Air.
Apple has revealed the M1 MacBook Air, a 13.3-inch machine, in late-2020. It is powered by up to an octa-core Apple M1. The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Apple M1 iGPU (8 Graphics Cores, 1280 MHz). For display option, it has a 13.3 inch display with the following key specifications:Retina display
- 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560-by-1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
- Supported scaled resolutions:
- 1680 by 1050
- 1440 by 900
- 1024 by 640
- 16:10 aspect ratio
- 400 nits brightness
- Supports wide color (P3)
- True Tone technology
Moreover, Apple claims that the M1 MacBook Air supports up to 16GB of Unified memory. Unfortunately, it has an onboard memory module that is not upgradable by the users.
Additionally, the M1 MacBook Air measures 11.97” x 8.36” x 0.63” (304.04 x 212.34 x 16.00 mm) and weight at 2.8 lbs. (1.27 kg). For connectivity, there are only two Thunderbolt 3 ports and a headphone jack available on M1 MacBook Air.
In summary, here is what you need to know about the M1 MacBook Air.
- Better Performance - With the new Apple M1 Chip, it now 3x times faster in exporting a project in iMovie, 5x times faster applying 3D effects in Final Cut Pro, editing multiple streams 4K ProRes video in Final Cut Pro with no frame drop, 2x times faster in exporting photos in Lightroom, and more.
- Better Battery Life - It's a MacBook Air with the longest battery life ever made, with up to 18-hours of watching movies and 15 hours of web browsing.
- Better FaceTime HD camera - With the latest Apple Image Single Processor (ISP) in the M1 chip, image quality is better in noise reduction, greater dynamic range, and improved auto white balance.
- Better Display - It now supports P3 wide color with 400-nits of display brightness.
- It supports the latest USB 4 and Wi-Fi 6.
- It has better security with the new Secure Enclave in the M1 chip.
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