Cracking Open the Apple MacBook Air 13-inch (2012)

MacBook Air 13-inch (2012) Teardown

The 2012 Macbook Air looks nearly identical to last year's model on the outside. But, what about on the inside? In this Cracking Open gallery, I take you inside the 13-inch, 2012 Air and show you what's changed and what hasn't.

For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, MacBook Air (2012) teardown reveals better hardware, unchanged battery/internal design.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...