Apple MacBook Air 11-inch (2014)

  |   by Jamison Cush

The Apple MacBook Air 11-inch (2014) has 4 GB of memory, 128 GB of storage and runs on an Intel Core i5 processor.

  • 11.6-inch display (1366 x 768 resolution, LED backlit, glossy)
  • OS X Mavericks
  • Intel Core i5 (1.4GHz dual-core, Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache
  • Intel HD Graphics 5000
  • 4GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
  • 128GB PCIe-based flash storage
  • No internal optical drive
  • 802.11ac, /b/g/n compatible, Bluetooth 4.0
  • 720p FaceTime HD camera
  • 38‑watt‑hour lithium‑polymer battery
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 11.8″ x 7.56″ x 0.11 to .68″
  • Weight: 2.38 lbs

  • Pros

    • Excellent design
    • Terrific performance
    • Quiet and cool
    • Superb trackpad and keyboard
  • Cons

    • Display quality merely adequate
    • Lousy port selection
    • Aluminum construction prone to dents and scratches

Quick Take

The Apple MacBook Air is a niche device, suitable for Apple users that need both portability and power. It doesn't offer enough to be an everyday device, and it's too pricey to be a companion device for occasional travel.

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