Apple MacBook Air MMGF2B/A
It weighs 1.4 Kg and the following dimensions 22.7 x 32.5 x 1.7 cm. I don’t wish to drown you in the tech data, so here is a brief summary.
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|RAM||8 GB||Increasing random access memory in a notebook enables it to process more jobs at the same time.
memory is mainly over utilised when you have a number of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for people who enjoys multitask. Heavy usage apps like Photoshop and newer games could require 8GB. When general internet browsing 2GB is sufficient.
|Hard Disk||128 GB||A hard drive on a laptop is where your music, movies, pictures and data are stored. Hard drives can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes with 1 TB is 1000 GB. Movies use the most room, the standard feature length film can require between 1-2 gigabytes. Hard drives frequently range from 128GB to 2TB.|
|Screen Resolution||13.3 inches – 1440 x 900 pixels||The screen size on your laptop determines the overal size of the device. The tinyest screens can be as small as eleven inches and the biggest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size means higher resolution, which is useful when working the device for longer periods. High definition displays have at least a 1720×1080 pixels resolution.|
|Battery Life||12 hours ()||A battery on a computer can be plugged in to recharge however different laptop use up the battery quicker. Keep in mind that battery longevity varies depending on processor and screen utilisation. The batteries will vary from three to twelve hrs. As a battery gets older the battery life will decrease dramatically. When you are out of the office all day, it’s good to have a laptop with extra batteries.|
|IO Ports||USB ports: 2
|If you wish to transfer files or connect to external hardware such as a television or scanner, the slots on a computer are required and very useful.
Some of the most common ports you will need on the laptop are USB for connecting external devices such as mice and HDMI for connecting to the external monitor.
|(OS) Operating System||OS Sierra||The three varieties of OS; Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. All are very good systems and operate well. Common programmes like MS Office can only run on MS Windows.
Mac OS is popular for its design and publishing capabilities. Google Android works best with tablets and mobile phones.Google Chrome OS is the recent addition to this list, it is easy to use for browsing online and checking e-mails.
|Processor||2x Intel Core i5||The processor generally determines the speed and strength of a computer. The central processing unit plays the role of the mind of the laptop. It tells your laptop what to do and when to accomplish.
You can choose from a number of different processor units. The two largest manufactures are Intel and AMD.