MacBook Air

The world’s thinnest computer is coming out officially in a couple of weeks, but apparently you can get it now. It’s a Mac, it will cost about 1,800 bucks US, and it is said that you can “fit it into an interoffice mailing envelope.”

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I strongly recommend that you do not put this computer into an interoffice mailing envelope.

The MacBook Air also features a built-in iSight webcam and a full sized MacBook-style black keyboard. The keyboard is backlit, similar to MacBook Pros, and has an ambient light sensor that automatically adjusts brightness. The trackpad is also capable of recognizing multi-touch gestures, similar to using an iPhone or iPod touch. As a result, the MacBook Air’s trackpad is disproportionately large, compared to the size of trackpads found on the MacBook or MacBook Pro.


Read all about it here.

Comments

  1. #1 Dave Briggs
    January 16, 2008

    It sounds like a pretty amazing piece of technology! Thanks for the sneak peek!
    Dave Briggs :~)

  2. #2 McBlawg
    January 16, 2008

    Saw that the BBC have just released this Steve Jobs talk about MacBook Air.