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​Apple MacBook Air 2018

Apple recently announced its latest update to the MacBook Air family at its October 2018 event in New York. The new 13.3-inch laptop has a retina display with a resolution four times better than the past models. Made of 100% recycled aluminum, the new MacBook Air is lighter (2.75 lbs), 17% smaller, and 10% thinner than its older counterpart. This powerful system integrates touch ID directly into the keyboard, and can support 12 hours of web browsing and up to 13 hours of iTunes movie playback. With an 8th generation Intel dual-core i5 processor and up to 1.5TB SSD, this light-weight powerhouse is ideal for business pros on the go.

MSRP: $1,199

CNET Reviews: MacBook Air 2018 gets Retina display, Touch ID for $1,199, available Nov. 7

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By Brandon Vigliarolo

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