Display

13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors

Supported resolutions:
1440 by 900 (native), 1280 by 800, 1152 by 720, and 1024 by 640 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio and 1024 by 768 and 800 by 600 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio

Storage1

128GB PCIe-based flash storage

256GB PCIe-based flash storage

Processor

1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache

Memory

8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory

Battery and Power2

  • Up to 12 hours wireless web
  • Up to 12 hours iTunes movie playback
  • Up to 30 days standby time
  • Built-in 54‑watt‑hour lithium‑polymer battery
  • 45W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter with cable management; MagSafe 2 power port

Size and Weight

  • Height: 0.3–1.7cm (0.11–0.68 inches)
  • Width: 32.5cm (12.8 inches)
  • Depth: 22.7cm (8.94 inches)
  • Weight: 1.35kg (2.96 pounds)3

Graphics and Video Support

Intel HD Graphics 6000

  • Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 3840 by 2160 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors.

Thunderbolt digital video output

  • Native Mini DisplayPort output
  • DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)
  • VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)
  • Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)
  • HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)

Camera

  • 720p FaceTime HD camera

Connections and Expansion

  • MagSafe 2
  • USB 3
  • Headphone
  • Dual mics
  • SDXC card
  • USB 3
  • Thunderbolt 2
  • Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • Thunderbolt 2 port (up to 20 Gbps)
  • MagSafe 2 power port
  • SDXC card slot
  • 3.5mm headphone jack

Wireless

802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible

Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Audio

  • Stereo speakers
  • Dual microphones
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Support for Apple iPhone headset with remote and microphone

Keyboard and Trackpad

  • Full-size backlit keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys (inverted “T” arrangement) with ambient light sensor
  • Multi-Touch trackpad for precise cursor control; supports inertial scrolling, pinch, rotate, swipe, three‑finger swipe, four-finger swipe, tap, double-tap, and drag capabilities

Electrical and Operating Requirements

  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
  • Operating temperature: 10° to 35° C (50° to 95° F)
  • Storage temperature: –25° to 45° C (–13° to 113° F)
  • Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensing
  • Operating altitude: tested up to 3,000 meters (10,000 feet)
  • Maximum storage altitude: 4,500 meters (15,000 feet)
  • Maximum shipping altitude: 10,500 meters (35,000 feet)

Operating System

macOS Sierra

macOS is the operating system that powers everything you do on a Mac. macOS Sierra introduces new ways to rediscover your best photos, work more seamlessly between your Apple devices, and even free up valuable storage space. Learn more

Built-in Apps4

  • Photos
  • iMovie
  • GarageBand
  • Pages
  • Numbers
  • Keynote
  • Safari
  • Mail
  • Messages
  • FaceTime
  • Calendar
  • Notes
  • iTunes
  • iBooks
  • Maps
  • Contacts
  • Reminders

Limited Warranty and Service

Your MacBook Air comes with 90 days of free telephone technical support and a one-year limited warranty. For more information, click here.

In the Box

  • MacBook Air
  • Power adapter
  • AC wall plug
  • Power cord