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Cracking Open the MacBook Air 11-inch (2012)

MacBook Air 11-inch (2012) teardown

On the outside, 11-inch version of the 2012 Macbook Air looks the same last year's model. But, what about on the inside? In this Cracking Open gallery, I take you inside the 11-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 11-inch (2012) teardown reveals upgraded hardware, same battery/internal design.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic
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About Bill Detwiler

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...