M2 MacBook Air Specifications

Here's what you need to know about M2 MacBook Air including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

Key FeaturesM2 MacBook Air
At Glance
Released in Mid
2022
16:10 QHD
13.6”
1664p 60Hz
Weight
2.7 lb
1.22 kg
Up to
Apple M2 (8C, 10G)
8C/8T, 3.40 GHz
With integrated
Apple M2 iGPU
10 GPU Cores, 16 Neural Engine Cores
Configurable up to
24GB
Unified Memory
M2 MacBook Air Ports
Starting at
$1,199
M2 (8 GPU), 8GB, 256GB SSD
New
MagSafe 3
Charging port
Supports
Fast Charging
50% in 30 mins with 65W charger
New
1080p Webcam
New
Four Speakers
Sound System
Up to
18 Hours
Battery Life
Built-in
Touch ID
Dual
USB-C
USB4 & Thunderbolt 3
Wi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.0
AvailabilityM2 MacBook Air
Released2022
Release InfoAnnounced on June 6, 2022 (WWDC 2022)
Pricing
  • $1,199
    M2 (8C, 8G) | 8GB RAM | 256GB SSD
  • $1,499
    M2 (8C, 10G) | 8GB RAM | 512GB SSD
Applicable Models
  • MacBook Air (2022)
  • 2022 MacBook Air
  • MacBook Air with M2 chip
Generations
Stores
M2 MacBook Air Price
2022 Apple MacBook Air Laptop with M2 chip: 13.6-inch Liquid Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Backlit Keyboard, 1080p FaceTime HD Camera. Works with iPhone and iPad; Midnight
2022 Apple MacBook Air Laptop with M2 chip: 13.6-inch Liquid Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Backlit Keyboard, 1080p FaceTime HD Camera. Works with iPhone and iPad; Midnight
By Apple
$1,099.00
Was: $1,199.00
2022 Apple MacBook Air M2, 16GB RAM, 256GB Storage - Midnight (Z160000AU)
2022 Apple MacBook Air M2, 16GB RAM, 256GB Storage - Midnight (Z160000AU)
By Apple
$1,399.95
2022 Apple MacBook Air M2, 16GB RAM, 1TB Storage - Midnight (Z160000B6)
2022 Apple MacBook Air M2, 16GB RAM, 1TB Storage - Midnight (Z160000B6)
By Apple
$1,829.97
2022 Apple MacBook Pro Laptop with M2 chip: 13-inch Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 256GB ​​​​​​​SSD ​​​​​​​Storage, Touch Bar, Backlit Keyboard, FaceTime HD Camera. Works with iPhone and iPad; Space Gray
2022 Apple MacBook Pro Laptop with M2 chip: 13-inch Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 256GB ​​​​​​​SSD ​​​​​​​Storage, Touch Bar, Backlit Keyboard, FaceTime HD Camera. Works with iPhone and iPad; Space Gray
By Apple
$1,249.00
Apple MacBook Air with Apple M1 Chip (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Latest Model) Z124000FK
Apple MacBook Air with Apple M1 Chip (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (Latest Model) Z124000FK
By Apple
$1,159.93
Apple MacBook Pro with Apple M2 Chip (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (2022 Model) - Z16R0005S
Apple MacBook Pro with Apple M2 Chip (13-inch, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray (2022 Model) - Z16R0005S
By Apple
$1,443.92
ExteriorM2 MacBook Air
Dimensions11.97 x 8.46 x 0.44 in (304.1 x 215 x 11.3 mm)
WeightStarting at 2.7 pounds (1.24 kg)
Colors
Midnight Starlight Space Gray Silver
Keyboard and TrackpadBacklit Magic Keyboard with:
  • 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys including 12 full-height function keys and 4 arrow keys in an inverted-T arrangement
  • Touch ID
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures
M2 MacBook Air Keyboard and Touchpad
Image Source: Apple
DisplayM2 MacBook Air
Size13.6 Inches
InfoLiquid Retina display
  • 13.6-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology.
  • 2560-by-1664 native resolution at 224 pixels per inch with support for 1 billion colors
  • 500 nits brightness
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology
PortsM2 MacBook Air
Ports
M2 MacBook Air Ports
Image Source: Apple
Left (3)
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 3
    USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), Charging, DisplayPort
  • 1 x MagSafe 3
    Magnetic charging port
Right (1)
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
Internal SpecsM2 MacBook Air
Processor
  1. Apple M2 (8C, 8G)
    8 cores, 8 threads, 3.40 GHz,
  2. Apple M2 (8C, 10G)
    8 cores, 8 threads, 3.40 GHz,
Integrated Graphics
  1. Apple M2 (8C, 8G)
    Apple M2 iGPU
    8 GPU Cores, 16 Neural Engine Cores,
  2. Apple M2 (8C, 10G)
    Apple M2 iGPU
    10 GPU Cores, 16 Neural Engine Cores,
Memory
8GB 16GB 24GB
unified memory.
Storage
  • 256GB 512GB
    SSD
  • Configurable to 1TB or 2TB
Fans Number0
Cooling InfoPassive
ConnectivityM2 MacBook Air
Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ax Wi‑Fi 6 wireless networking
  • IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
BatteryM2 MacBook Air
Size52.6 Wh lithium‑polymer battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 15 hours of wireless web
  • Up to 18 hours of Apple TV app movie playback
Power Supply
  • 30W USB‑C Power Adapter
    (included with M2 with 8-core GPU.
  • 35W Dual USB-C Port Compact Power Adapter
    included with M2 with 10-core GPU and 512GB storage, configurable with M2 with 8-core GPU.
SoftwareM2 MacBook Air
OSShipped with macOS Monterey
Built-in Apps
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 & AudioM2 MacBook Air
Camera1080p FaceTime HD camera.
Advanced image signal processor with computational video.
Audio
  • Four-speaker sound system
  • Wide stereo sound
  • Support for Spatial Audio when playing music or video with Dolby Atmos on built-in speakers
  • Spatial Audio with dynamic head tracking when using AirPods (3rd generation), AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max
  • Three-mic array with directional beamforming
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack with advanced support for high-impedance headphones
MiscM2 MacBook Air
Sensors
  • Touch ID sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • Touch ID sensor
  • Apple T2 Security Chip
In the box
  • MacBook Air
  • 30W or 35W USB‑C Power Adapter
  • USB-C to MagSafe 3 Cable (2 m)
WarrantyOne-year limited warranty.
MoreVideo Support
  • Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at 1 billion colors and:
    • One external display with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz
  • Thunderbolt 3 digital video output
    • Native DisplayPort output over USB‑C
    • VGA, HDMI, DVI, and Thunderbolt 2 output supported using adapters (sold separately)

M2 MacBook Air: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at M2 MacBook Air.

M2 MacBook Air

Apple has revealed the M2 MacBook Air, a 13.6-inch machine, in mid-2022. It is powered by up to an octa-core Apple M2 (8C, 10G). The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Apple M2 iGPU (10 GPU Cores, 16 Neural Engine Cores). For display option, it has a 13.6 inch display with the following key specifications:

Liquid Retina display
  • 13.6-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology.
  • 2560-by-1664 native resolution at 224 pixels per inch with support for 1 billion colors
  • 500 nits brightness
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology

Moreover, Apple claims that the M2 MacBook Air supports up to 24GB of Unified memory. Unfortunately, it has an onboard memory module that is not upgradable by the users.

Additionally, the M2 MacBook Air measures 11.97” x 8.46” x 0.44” (304.04 x 214.88 x 11.18 mm) and weight at 2.7 lbs. (1.22 kg). For connectivity, there are a total amount of four ports and slots available on M2 MacBook Air. That includes two Thunderbolt 3 ports, a MagSafe 3, and a headphone jack.