• Apple's newest MacBook Air features its very own processors and its longest battery life ever - here's when and how to preorder one

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    The newest MacBook Air from Apple has been announced and made available for order starting at $999 - the same price as before. This version of the laptop contains Apple's first-ever main processor for a computer: the M1, a complete system-on-a-chip design very similar to the chips inside iPhones and iPads. Apple's new silicon brings with it more power, more efficiency, and longer battery life into the same MacBook Air frame as before. However, we would suggest waiting for full reviews of the...
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  • Apple's new $1,299 MacBook Pro runs on a new chip that's almost 3 times as powerful as last year's model, and it's available for preorder now

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro runs on the company's in-house M1 system-on-a-chip. The new laptop has an eight-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and an eight-core GPU. Apple claims the new model is up to 2.8 times faster than the previous generation of 13-inch MacBook Pros, which ran on Intel 10th-generation Core i5 CPUs. The new M1 13-inch MacBook Pro is now available to order from Apple with prices starting at $1,299 for the base 256GB model. That said, we recommend holding off on buying the new 13-inch...
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  • Apple made revamped video-chatting a main selling point with its new MacBook lineup, emphasizing features like better camera quality and high-end microphones

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Apple emphasized improved video-chatting features, including better camera quality and microphones, during Tuesday's virtual event.
    Its new $999 MacBook Air is equipped with Apple's new homemade silicon chip, a feature that it said will extend FaceTime and video calls for up to twice as long as its predecessors on a single charge.
    Apple's new $1,299 Macbook Pro will feature new microphones for improved sound quality during video chats.
    However, the FaceTime cameras on the new MacBooks will still run with a 720p resolution, which is lower than what is included in some iPads and...
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  • Apple just revealed a $699 Mac Mini that runs on its new M1 chip

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    The new Apple Mac Mini with Apple's first-ever in-house chip.
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    Apple just announced a new version of its tiny desktop computer, the Mac Mini.
    The new version of the Mac Mini starts at $699, and comes with Apple's new M1 chip.
    Apple says the new Mac Mini is faster than ever, and the price starts at $699, $100 lower than the previous model.
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    Apple just unveiled a huge update to its smallest desktop computer: The Mac Mini just got a new Apple-made processor and a new price tag. Starting at $699, the new Mac Mini is $100 less expensive...
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  • Apple unveils the new $999 MacBook Air, its first laptop running Apple's homemade chip

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Apple's latest MacBook Air has arrived. During a hardware event on Tuesday, Apple took the wraps off the new MacBook Air, Apple's thinnest and lightest laptop. The event was Apple's third in three months following its iPhone event in October and the unveiling of its new line of Apple Watches in September. The new MacBook Air will have improved performance and better battery life than is predecessor, a higher-quality camera, Touch ID, and more vibrant display. Apple says the MacBook Air will not have a fan, meaning it's completely silent. The MacBook Air starts at $999, and $899 for...
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  • LIVE: Apple to reveal the first MacBooks to run on Apple silicon, signaling a big change for the Mac

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Apple is expected to unveil the first Mac laptop to run on Apple silicon during its "One More Thing" event on Tuesday.
    It's an important shift for the Mac, breaking from Intel processors and giving Apple more control over the launch cycle and new features for its laptop and desktop computers.
    Apple announced Apple silicon back in June, but it has not yet said which new computers will run on its homemade chips.
    We'll be updating the live blog below throughout the event.
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    Back in June, Apple announced its plan to move away from Intel and...
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