Finish

Rose Gold

Space Gray

Gold

Silver

Display

Retina display

12-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology

2304-by-1440 resolution at 226 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors

16:10 aspect ratio

Supported scaled resolutions:

  • 1440 by 900
  • 1280 by 800
  • 1024 by 640

Processor

1.1GHz

1.1GHz dual-core Intel Core m3 processor (Turbo Boost up to 2.2GHz) with 4MB L3 cache

Configurable to 1.3GHz dual-core Intel Core m7 processor (Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz) with 4MB L3 cache.

1.2GHz

1.2GHz dual-core Intel Core m5 processor (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz) with 4MB L3 cache

Configurable to 1.3GHz dual-core Intel Core m7 processor (Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz) with 4MB L3 cache.

Memory

8GB of 1866MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory

Storage

256GB PCIe-based onboard SSD1

512GB PCIe-based onboard SSD1

Size and Weight

Height: 0.35–1.31 cm (0.14–0.52 inch)

Width: 28.05 cm (11.04 inches)

Depth: 19.65 cm (7.74 inches)

Weight: 0.92 kg (2.03 pounds)2

28.05 cm
(11.04 inches)
19.65 cm
(7.74 inches)
0.35–1.31 cm
(0.14–0.52 inch)

Graphics and Video Support

Intel HD Graphics 515

Dual display and video mirroring: simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 3840 by 2160 pixels at 30Hz on an external display, both at millions of colors

Wireless

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Charging and Expansion

USB-C port with support for:

Charging

USB 3.1 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps)

Native DisplayPort 1.2 video output

VGA output using USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter (sold separately)

HDMI video output using USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter (sold separately)

Camera

480p FaceTime camera

Audio

Stereo speakers

Dual microphones

3.5 mm headphone jack

Keyboard and Trackpad

Full-size keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) individual LED backlit keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys with ambient light sensor

Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures

Battery and Power

Up to 10 hours wireless web3

Up to 11 hours iTunes movie playback3

Up to 30 days of standby time3

Built-in 41.4-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery

29W USB-C Power Adapter; USB-C power port

Electrical and Operating Requirements

Line voltage: 100V–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 enjoy your photos and work more seamlessly between devices. Learn more

Built-in Apps4

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

Limited Warranty and Service

Every Mac comes with a one-year limited warranty and up to 90 days of complimentary telephone technical support.

In the Box

MacBook

29W USB-C Power Adapter

USB-C Charge Cable (2 m)