Apple MacBook Air MMGF2B/A
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|RAM||8 GB||More memory in your laptop enables it to do more jobs at the same time.
RAM is often used up when you have large numbers of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for a person who enjoys multitask. High demand apps like image editing and newer games could need up to 8GB. When normal web browsing 2GB is all that is needed.
|System||OS Sierra||The three sorts of OS; Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. These are very good systems and run efficiently. Some software packages including Office can only run on MS Windows. Mac is popular for its design and publishing capabilities. Google Android works best with tablets and mobile phones.Chrome OS is a new one on the list, it is easy to use for browsing the iternet and checking e-mails.|
|Processor||2x Intel Core i5||The central processing unit generally decides the speed and power of your laptop. The central processing unit plays the role of the mind of your computer. It dictates to the laptop what to do and when to do it.
There are a variety of different CPU chips available. The two market leaders are AMD & Intel. For the most part Intel chips are better than AMD processors and more expensive.
|Battery Life||9 hours ()||The battery on a computer are rechargeable but different laptop use up the batteries quicker.
Bare in mind that battery longevity depends on current power consumption. A battery will vary from 3-12 hrs. When the computer ages the battery life will decrease dramatically. For people out of the office all day, it is best to choose the model with extra battery life.
|Screen||13.3 inches –||The size of the screen on a laptop will determine the total physical size of the machine. The smallest screens are as small as 11″ while the biggest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size often means higher resolution, this is useful when working the laptop for long periods. HD screens carry at least a 1720 x 1080 pixels screen resolution.|
|Connectivity||USB ports: 2
|If you wish to move files or make a connection to external devices like a television or printing device, the ports on your laptop are required and extremely useful.
Some of the most used ports you are likely to need on the laptop are usually USB to connect external hardware such as mice and HDMI for connecting to a external monitor.
|Hard Disk||128 GB||The hard drive on a computer is where all the songs, videos, pictures and files are stored. HDs can be measured in GB or TB with 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Films take up the most room, an average film could use around one to two gigabytes.
HDs generally range between 128GB to 2TB.