The new MacBook is 24% thinner than the MacBook Air.
Apple announced a new model of its MacBook laptop in an ultra-thin, lightweight version, with a weight of 900 grams and a thickness of only 13.1 millimeters, 24 percent thinner than the MacBook Air.
The new Apple MacBook achieved its stylish design through the use of Intel Core M chip, low power consumption and does not require a cooling system based on fans. It has a full backlit keyboard whose keys have a proprietary technology company to optimize space without losing precision. It is accompanied by a renewed trackpad, which has a Force Touch technology that differentiates various actions based on pressure exerted by the user.
Apple says the 12-inch Retina display of the new MacBook consumes 30 percent less energy than similar screens other Mac. The company also promises that your computer ultrathin has a range of 9 hours of continuous operation mode navigation, and up to 10 hours of movie playback in iTunes.
It has a single USB port type C, the latest version of this standard connectivity, allowing you to concentrate battery charging, data transfer and various video outputs.
The MacBook will be available for shipping from April 10 to $ 1299 in the version with Intel Core M 1.1GHz, 8GB of RAM and a solid state disk 256 GB chip. It will also have a version with a 1.2 GHz chip and 512GB SSD for $ 1,599.
Apple also announced an updated MacBook Pro with Retina 13-inch screen that now joins the Force Touch trackpad and the fifth generation of Intel Core processors, which will also be available in the renewal of the MacBook Air line version.