Macbook Air

  • Can Microsoft Surface Pro 3 give Apple's iPad and MacBook Air a run for their money? May 21, 2014

    New York: Microsoft bills its new Surface tablet computer as a laptop replacement - and it means it this time. The Surface Pro 3 will have a screen measuring 12 inches diagonally, up from 10.6 inches in the previous model. The Pro 3 is 32 percent thinner and 12 percent lighter...
  • Apple's MacBook Air range gets an upgrade; prices reduced by Rs 2,000 April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Refreshing its MacBook Air lineup, Apple has updated its MacBook Airs with new processors and lower prices. The prices of the MacBook Air now start at Rs 65,900; the company has reduced the prices of all its MacBook Airs by Rs 2000. According to the company, MacBook...
  • 2013: 5 biggest tech trends that defined the year December 31, 2013

    New York: As I look back at the more than 100 tech products we reviewed in 2013, a handful of gadgets and services deserve a second look. It's become clear that one brand rarely stands out any more in whatever product category you look at. Competition is more intense than ever,...
  • Apple unveils the iPad Air, iPad Mini with Retina Display, new Macs October 23, 2013

    San Francisco: Apple is refreshing its iPad lineup in hopes of reclaiming lost ground in the tablet market and slashing the prices of its Mac computers to intensify the pressure on the beleaguered makers of PCs running Microsoft's Windows. Tuesday's unveiling of Apple's latest products primes the company for a holiday...
  • Intel Haswell battery battle: Apple MacBook Air vs Dell XPS 12 vs Sony Vaio Pro 13 vs Acer Aspire S7 August 23, 2013

    New York: Just in time for the back-to-school season in the US, new laptops with extended battery life are hitting store shelves. What these laptops have in common are microprocessors that belong to a new family of Intel chips called Haswell. The chips consume less power than previous generations and promise...
  • Apple slashes prices of MacBook Pro by up to Rs 20,000 February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Apple says it has lowered the price of its 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops and updated its processors. The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display now starts at Rs 99,900 for 128GB of flash, and Rs 1,14,900 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash. The former...
  • Apple MacBook Air and Pro to get revisions in June 2013 January 3, 2013

    New Delhi: It's not even been five months since it launched the 13-inch MacBook Pro, and it seems Apple is already working on another MacBook. According to DigiTimes, the Cupertino-based company has notified Taiwan-based suppliers that the MacBook Pro and Air series will be seeing revisions in June 2013. DigiTime's sources...
  • Unveiled at WWDC: New MacBooks, iOS 6, maps June 12, 2012

    San Francisco: New iPhone and Mac software and updated Mac computers were among the highlights Monday at Apple Inc.'s annual conference for software developers. The updates include Apple's own mapping service, better integration with social networks and an improved virtual assistant in Siri. Next Generation MacBook Pro Apple announced a next-generation MacBook...
  • Apple announces next-generation MacBook Pro June 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Apple announced a next-generation MacBook Pro model that is less than an inch thick while closed - about as thin as the MacBook Air. It will have a sharper display, akin to what the iPhone and the iPad now have. Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing,...
  • Apple to launch $799 MacBook Air: Report May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: If a report is to be believed, Cupertino giant Apple is mulling over launching a $799 MacBook Air model in the third quarter of this year. According to a report from Digitimes, Apple is "considering responding to the upcoming second-generation ultrabooks by launching a $799 MacBook Air." Currently, Apple's...
  • Apple gets patent for MacBook Air design February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Apple has been awarded a fresh set of 19 patents bu the US Patent and Trademark Office, of which one is for the design of the MacBook Air, a product design that has inspired a number of clones. Initially among netbooks and now in ultrabooks. Apple has been involved...
  • Tech Toyz: Travel special November 27, 2011

    On this episode we talk about Samsung Galaxy Note, iPhone 4S, Macbook Air and much more. ...
  • Tech Toyz: BlackBerry Messenger's drawbacks November 5, 2011

    On this episode we talk about BlackBerry Messenger, Macbook Air, Acer Aspire S3, Sony Ericsson Neo and much more. ...
  • Apple rolls out new Macs, shares set record July 21, 2011

    San Francisco: Apple Inc shares flirted with a record $400 on Wednesday, a day after the world's most valuable technology company posted blockbuster results and triggered a spate of brokerage upgrades. Apple Inc updated two of its computers, the MacBook Air and the Mac mini, with next-generation processors and operating systems,...
  • Apple to sell new MacBook Air late June June 14, 2011

    Taipei: Apple Inc will start selling its latest MacBook Air in late June with 380,000 units as the first shipment, Taiwan's Economic Daily said on Tuesday quoting industry sources. The newspaper said together with the existing model of MacBook Air, 460,000 units were expected to be shipped this month. In Taiwan, Quanta...
  • Samsung targets Apple with ultra-slim notebook February 24, 2011

    Seoul: South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd launched an ultra-slim notebook on Thursday, seeking to bolster its presence in the high-end mobile computer segment dominated by Apple Inc. Samsung, emerging as one of the strongest rivals to challenge Apple in the booming smartphone and tablet computer market, is eyeing the notebook...
  • Review: the new MacBook Airs October 28, 2010

    New York: The first MacBook Air laptop hit the catwalk in 2008 as an elegant but somewhat impractical statement about how far Apple would go to make the thinnest laptop ever. It wasn't very powerful, had a short battery life and started with a nosebleed price tag of $ 1,800. Apple...
  • Apple shows off iPad-inspired Mac laptop October 21, 2010

    Cupertino: Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the thinnest, lightest Mac laptop yet, fusing features from its popular iPhone and iPad with its traditional line of personal computers. Apple, whose computers have taken market share from PCs based on Microsoft Corp's Windows, will bring a version of its mobile applications store...
  • Macbook Air, Apple's thinnest laptop in India February 13, 2008

    Mumbai: Apple has launched its thinnest and lightest notebook till date, the Macbook Air — a laptop so thin, it could hide behind your index finger. With 76 inches being its thickest and 0.16 inches its thinnest sides, the laptop is deceptively minimalistic in design. It comes with a full size...
  • Apple launches world's thinnest laptop January 16, 2008

    San Francisco: Apple Inc Chief Executive Steve Jobs took the wraps off a super-slim new laptop at the Macworld trade show on Tuesday, unveiling a personal computer less than an inch thick that turns on the moment it's opened. Jobs also confirmed the consumer electronics company's foray into online movie rentals,...