The new MacBook Air has been updated with next generation processors, high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology, a backlit keyboard and Mac OS® X Lion. With up to twice the performance of the previous generation, flash storage for instant-on responsiveness and a compact design you can take everywhere.The MacBook Air is available in 11-inch and 13-inch models and its durable unibody measures only 0.11-inches at its thinnest point and 0.68-inches at its thickest. Flash storage allows MacBook Air to turn on instantly and deliver fast data access, improved reliability and incredible energy efficiency. The 11-inch model weighs 2.38 pounds and provides up to five hours of battery life, while the 13-inch weighs 2.96 pounds and provides up to seven hours of battery life.
With the latest Intel Core i5 and Core i7 dual-core processors it is up to twice as fast as the previous generation and also features Intel HD Graphics 3000 and offers up to 4GB of faster 1333 MHz memory. Thunderbolt I/O technology provides expansion possibilities through a single cable where users can connect to high performance peripherals.It comes with a full size backlit keyboard (which uses a sensor to automatically detect a change in ambient lighting and adjusts the keyboard brightness for any environment) and an innovative glass Multi-Touch trackpad which supports Lion’s new Multi-Touch gestures.
It also features a brilliant, high resolution LED backlit display that has the resolution of a much larger, bulkier screen. It comes with ultra-fast Wi-Fi, Bluetooth for wireless peripherals and two USB ports for easy connectivity for the wired and wireless devices you use every day.
Prices start at R8, 999.00 and you can check out http://www.apple.com/za/ for more details.