Apple MacBook Air MMGF2B/A
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|System||OS Sierra||There are three varieties of OS, Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Android. They all are extremely advanced systems and operate efficiently. Common software packages like Office will only run on MS Windows.
Mac is popular for its design and publishing capabilities. Android is designed for tablets and smart phones.Chrome OS is the new addition to this list, known for being simple to use for web browsing and writing E-mails.
|Battery||9 hours ()||The battery on a laptop computers can be recharged but different laptop drain the battery faster.
Keep in mind that the battery life varies depending on processor and screen utilisation. The batteries can vary from around three to twelve hours. As a laptop ages the battery life can go down. When you are unplugged often, it’s best to have the laptop with extra battery.
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 2
|If you want to move documents or connect to external hardware like a television or scanner, the input/output slots on your laptop are required and extremely useful. Some of the most common slots you are likely to require on the laptop are USB to connect external devices such as keyboards and HDMI for connecting to your external monitor.|
|Screen||13.3 inches –||The screen size on your laptop will determine the total size of the laptop. The smallest laptops are as small as eleven inches and the largest are over 18″. A large screen size means better resolution, this is useful when working the device for longer timeframes. HD screens have a minimum of 1720 x 1080 pixels resolution.|
|Hard Drive||128 GB||The hard disk on your laptop is where all a users music, movies, photos and files are stored. They can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes with one TB is 1000 GB. Films take up the most spacethe average movie could require between 1-2 gigabytes.
HDs commonly range from 128GB to 2TB.
|Processor chip||2x Intel Core i5||The CPU generally determines the speed and power of your computer. The processor plays the role of the brain of the laptop. It tells your laptop what to do and when to accomplish.
You can choose from a variety of CPU units. The two market leaders are AMD & Intel.
|RAM||8 GB||More random access memory in your laptop means it can do more tasks at the same time. memory is mainly over utilised when you have a number of web browser tabs open simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for a person who enjoys multitask. Heavy demand applications such as Photoshop and newer multiplayer games could require 8GB. For general internet browsing 2GB is all that is needed.|