The MacBook Air Early 2015 has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than most MacBooks that were launched more than a year ago. Most MacBooks that were released one year ago have an 802.11a wi-Fi standards. This Apple notebook PC also have 802.11ac and 802.11b and 802.11g wi-Fi standardss.
An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all laptops of a similar spec and age to the MacBook Air Early 2015.
An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst comparable types of notebook PC.
With a weight of only 920 grams, the MacBook Air Early 2015 is one of the lightest portable PCs of this spec and age amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The lightest MacBook that is a comparable age to the MacBook Air Early 2015 is 920g heavy, the heaviest is 2.1kg, and the average weight is 1.5kg.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (only 850 megahertz) compared to most of the other MacBooks that have been around for around the same time as the MacBook Air Early 2015. Across all the laptops that came out around the same time as the MacBook Air Early 2015 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 850MHz to 1,200MHz.
£299.00 Price Increase
The price of the MacBook Air Early 2015 has increased by £299.00 in the last 59 days.
Very Small Display Diagonal
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a quite small display diagonal (only 11.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the MacBook Air Early 2015. Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the MacBook Air Early 2015 the display diagonals range from 11" to 16".
The processor frequency of the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 of only 1.1 gigahertz is one of the slowest amongst portable PCs of this type and age. Portable PCs that are a comparable age to the MacBook Air Early 2015 have processor frequencys of between 1.1GHz and 3.1GHz.
The MacBook Air Early 2015 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it. This Apple laptop has an Intel Core M processor family, whereas most portable PCs that were released one year ago have an Intel Core i7 processor family. The processor family of all portable PCs of this age and spec ranges from Intel Core i7-6xxx (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Like most of the other MacBooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the MacBook Air Early 2015, the MacBook Air Early 2015 does not have a touchscreen.
Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of MacBooks that were released around the same time as the MacBook Air Early 2015 range from 38Wh to 100Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 66Wh. The MacBook Air Early 2015 has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s (only 39.7 watt-hours) amongst MacBooks of this age.
Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the MacBook Air Early 2015 the processor boost frequencys range from 2.3GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.1GHz. With a processor boost frequency of only 2.4 gigahertz, the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has one of the slower processor boost frequencys amongst MacBooks of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This portable PC was released over a year ago.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the MacBook Air Early 2015 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other MacBooks that are a similar age to the MacBook Air Early 2015.
SSD Storage Media
This portable PC has an SSD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
At 10 hours, the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a relatively typical battery life (max) compared to most of the other MacBooks that are a similar age to the MacBook Air Early 2015.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 256 gigabytes, the MacBook Air Early 2015 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other MacBooks that were launched around the same time as the MacBook Air Early 2015.
Colour of Product
Intel Core M
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Card Reader Integrated
Flash Drive Interface
2K Ultra HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 5300, Intel HD Graphics 530
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