Jan 16, 2008

Apple Macbook Air Laptop Review - Thinnovation with SSD

At the annual Macworld Conference Expo 2008 in San Francisco Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs unveiled "World's thinnest notebook" named Apple-Macbook-Air. This can be considered as an evolutionary product but not as a revolutionary product. Apple shares were down 6% in a market which was 2.5% down.

Comparison of Mac Air $1799 model and AirMac-Book$3098 model..



Watch Macbook Air review from various sources.



Apple-Macbook-Air Specifications
  1. $1,799 MacBook Air( MacBook Air May cost 85,000 in India )
  2. Ecofriendly aluminum shell
  3. 13.3-inch screen
  4. 1.9 cms thick
  5. 3 pounds (1.4 kilograms)
  6. Back-lit keyboard
  7. 80GB Harddisk. High end model use 64GB Solid State harddrive.With no moving parts, a solid state drive largely eliminates seek time, latency and other electro-mechanical delays and failures associated with a conventional hard disk drive. This means boot time will be of the order of milliseconds...:)
  8. Intel's Core 2 Duo chip 1.6Ghz and 1.8 Ghz

iPhone coming to Asia and India this year.

Other Products release by Steve Jobs at Macworld 20008
  • A wireless backup device for Macintosh computers called "Time Capsule," with models costing $299 and $499 (152 and 254 pounds).
  • iTunes to offer online movie rentals. from 30 days after DVD release.


Source: google, reuters blogs, bloomberg, twitter, youtube .. etc.

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