2015 MacBook Air Update Specs

Apple’s refreshed 13-inch MacBook Air: Rumored specs emerge for the first time

By on March 4, 2015 at 5:53 PM.

Apple’s refreshed 13-inch MacBook Air: Rumored specs emerge for the first time

Apple is supposedly going to refresh its MacBook line soon, both by upgrading the regular 11- and 13-inch models and by releasing a brand-new redesigned 12-inch MacBook Air model that should be slimmer than any previous laptop made by the company. After a report reveled that the company might introduce the 12-inch Retina MacBook Air at its March 9th event, a leak from China is now listing alleged specs for the less exciting models of the 2015 Air family. More →

No Comments
Retina MacBook Air Release

Apple might finally unveil the Retina MacBook Air of your dreams next week

By on March 4, 2015 at 8:30 AM.

Apple might finally unveil the Retina MacBook Air of your dreams next week

Apple may take time during its upcoming media event on March 9 to talk about more than just the impending Apple Watch launch. According to The Michael Report, Apple next week will finally introduce the long-rumored 12-inch Retina MacBook Air.

Many are expecting Apple [to] talk more about the Apple Watch. However, sources familiar with the matter within Apple have exclusively told The Michael Report that Apple plans to unveil the long-awaited Retina MacBook Air at the same event. The Michael Report has independently verified this information to be highly credible.

More →

No Comments
12-inch MacBook Air: SanDisk Type-C USB Drive

Apple’s Retina MacBook Air doesn’t exist, but there’s already an accessory for it

By on March 3, 2015 at 7:45 AM.

Apple’s Retina MacBook Air doesn’t exist, but there’s already an accessory for it

Apple’s rumored ultra-slim and light 12-inch Retina MacBook Air is far from being official, but there’s already one accessory ready for it, as announced at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. Though to be fair, it’s not just future 12-inch MacBook Air buyers who will be happy to see it in stores. More →

No Comments
MacBook Pro vs. Air: How to Speed

These dead-simple tricks will instantly speed up your aging MacBook

By on February 13, 2015 at 4:05 PM.

These dead-simple tricks will instantly speed up your aging MacBook

Instead of deciding that your old Mac is haunted and putting up for sale on eBay, you could always try breathing some new life into it. After recently looking at how to upgrade your old MacBook for just $170 and checking out various OS X tricks that let you make the most of your Mac, you should also check out Business Insider‘s list of nine tricks that should speed up your aging MacBook Pro or Air. More →

No Comments
MacBook Air Drop Test

MacBook Air survives the ultimate drop test: A 1,000-foot plunge from a plane

By on February 10, 2015 at 12:25 PM.

MacBook Air survives the ultimate drop test: A 1,000-foot plunge from a plane

We’ve seen plenty of drop tests for smartphones, but what about for popular laptops? Via 9to5Mac, one unlucky MacBook Air owner recently had his laptop subjected to an unintentional drop test when it fell out of a plane and plunged 1,000 feet to the ground at an estimated speed of 125 miles per hour.

More →

No Comments
2015 MacBook Air Update

Apple might release new MacBook Airs later this month – but there’s an unfortunate twist

By on February 9, 2015 at 7:45 AM.

Apple might release new MacBook Airs later this month – but there’s an unfortunate twist

Apple is reportedly going to launch a brand new MacBook Air model this year, the thinner and lighter 12-inch Retina MacBook Air, but a new report claims that a different, far less exciting MacBook Air refresh is coming sooner than you think. According the blog Letemsvetemapplem, Apple will launch new 11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Air models in two weeks, on February 24th. More →

No Comments
Apple February 2015 Event

Apple’s next big event reportedly set for late February

By on February 4, 2015 at 2:45 PM.

Apple’s next big event reportedly set for late February

Apple’s next media event might be less than three weeks away. French Apple fan site iGen has received information from its sources which indicates that Apple will take the stage during the last week of February, most likely on Tuesday, February 24th. More →

No Comments
12-inch MacBook Air Prices

Here’s one more reason to be excited about the 12-inch Retina MacBook Air

By on February 4, 2015 at 8:00 AM.

Here’s one more reason to be excited about the 12-inch Retina MacBook Air

Apple is expected to launch a brand new MacBook Air model in the coming months, a 12-inch version that will bring a significant design update to the company’s family of ultra-portable notebooks. The device is going to be even slimmer and lighter than existing 11-inch and 13-inch designs, reports have revealed, with Apple said to start selling it in stores sometime this quarter. Even though the price of the 12-inch model is yet to be officially announced, there’s now a reason to be excited about the notebook even if you don’t plan to buy one. More →

No Comments
iMac vs. MacBook

Check out these animations showing the evolution the desktop, laptop and mouse

By on January 30, 2015 at 10:30 PM.

Check out these animations showing the evolution the desktop, laptop and mouse

Apple had a record Christmas quarter after crushing all expectations and setting a new world record for the most profitable quarter ever in the history of any company. While iPhone sales — specifically the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus versions — brought in a significant chunk of revenue and profit, Apple also sold plenty of iPads and Macs during the period. In fact, the company keeps selling lots of OS X computers each quarter, with Apple constantly tweaking their design and performance. More →

No Comments
12-inch Retina MacBook Air Release Date

Apple’s slimmest MacBook Air yet launching by the end of March

By on January 26, 2015 at 1:05 PM.

Apple’s slimmest MacBook Air yet launching by the end of March

In addition to posting mind-blowing iPhone sales expectations for the Christmas quarter, KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a note to investors seen by Apple Insider that Apple’s redesigned MacBook Air, a 12-inch device that should to be even slimmer and lighter than any of its predecessors, is supposed to be launched by the end of March. More →

No Comments
12-inch MacBook Air vs iPad Pro

Stunning renders show 12-inch MacBook Air next to 12-inch iPad Air Plus

By on January 26, 2015 at 9:35 AM.

Stunning renders show 12-inch MacBook Air next to 12-inch iPad Air Plus

The rumored 12-inch MacBook Air and 12-inch iPad Air Plus/iPad Pro are reportedly launching later this year, as recent reports have confirmed major details about Apple’s newest MacBook model. Because the two different devices will be somewhat similar when it comes to size and build quality, some users may actually have a hard time choosing between them, and designer Martin Hajek has come up with a variety of 3D renters showing what these products may look like. More →

No Comments
Featured
12-inch MacBook Air vs. iPad Air Plus

Help! I already can’t decide between the 12-inch MacBook Air and 12-inch iPad

By on January 23, 2015 at 12:50 PM.

Help! I already can’t decide between the 12-inch MacBook Air and 12-inch iPad

Some hardcore Apple fans are surely excited about some of the rumored products that are supposed to launch later this year, including the 12-inch Retina MacBook Air and the 12-inch iPad Pro or iPad Air Plus the company is reportedly working on. Despite what some have secretly been hoping for — that Apple is making a Surface-like device that’ll bring you the best of two worlds, an iOS tablet and an OS X laptop in the same ultra-portable box — it appears these two devices are separate products targeting different buyers.

Yet at the same time, the 12-inch MacBook Air and the 12-inch iPad will somehow compete against each other later this year. And buyers, myself included, might have a tough time deciding between these two particular computers.

More →

No Comments