Retina Display: four million pixels, one brilliant debut With a resolution of 2560-by-1600 for over 4 million pixels, the results are positively jaw dropping. Images take on a new level of detail and realism. Text is sharp and clear.
Touch ID:Use your fingerprint to immediately access locked documents, notes, and system settings, without entering yet another password. With Touch ID, your private information stays private.
Keyboard: a real hands-on experience. The next-generation MacBook Air keyboard features the butterfly mechanism – in turn providing four times more key stability than a traditional scissor mechanism, along with greater comfort and responsiveness. And individual LED-backlit keys with an ambient light sensor help you type in low-light environments.
Force Touch Trackpad lets you interact with your Mac in a variety of ways based on subtle differences in pressure. You have precise control and a uniform response – no matter where you click the trackpad – as well as plenty of room for Multi-Touch gestures like pinch and zoom.
Thunderbolt 3. All in one Thunderbolt 3 combines ultra-high bandwidth with the ultra-versatility of the USB-C industry standard to create one revved-up universal port – and MacBook Air has two of them. Thunderbolt 3 integrates data transfer, charging, and video output in a single connector, delivering up to 40Gb/s of throughput for twice the bandwidth of Thunderbolt 2. Existing devices are easily connected with a cable or adapter. And Thunderbolt 3 is reversible, so no matter how you plug it in, it’s always right side up.
Made with 100% recycled aluminum. Introducing an aluminum alloy created by Apple that delivers the same strength, durability, and flawless finish.
macOS: simply powerful macOS is the operating system that powers everything you do on a Mac. It lets you do things you simply can’t with other computers.