Apple MacBook Air 2018 with Retina Display, Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD – £889.89 @ Costco
Delivering four times as many pixels as an HD display, as well as Razor-sharp text clarity, images and text will be seen with a new level of detail and realism. Your pages will be packed with vibrancy thanks to 48 percent more colours than previous generation. For ultimate viewing pleasure, the display glass goes right from edge to edge, with borders that are 50 per cent thinner than before.
MacBook Air has now directly incorporated Touch ID for your convenience and advanced security.
Effortlessly unlock your MacBook without typing a password
Instantly authenticate password protected documents
Securely make online purchases with Apple Pay, with no need to enter shipping or billing info
Apple T2 Security Chip
MacBook Air uses the Apple T2 Security Chip, a second generation custom Mac silicon designed by Apple which makes MacBook Air even more secure. Your information stays safe when you are unlocking your Mac, paying online, or authenticating a document. All your data stored on the SSD is automatically and completely encrypted, thanks to the on-the-fly data encryption.
This latest generation keyboard comes with Apple’s butterfly mechanism which provides four times more key stability than your traditional scissor mechanism, also offering greater responsiveness and comfort. What’s more is each key is LED backlit with an ambient light sensor to aid you in low-light environments.
Force Touch Trackpad
Subtle differences in pressure means the Force Touch Trackpad enables you to interact with your Mac in a number of different ways. No matter where you click on the trackpad, you have precise control and a uniform response, as well as room for Multi-Touch actions like pinch and zoom.
With its eight-generation Intel Core i5 processor, you can ease through your daily activities. Offering 8GB of memory also lets you work seamlessly with multiple apps open, coupled with SSD storage means you can launch apps in an instant and provides plenty of room for all your documents, photos and videos.
Giving you up to 12 hours of battery life, MacBook Air is ready to take on your daily activities with you.
Thunderolt 3 – One for All, All in One
Thunderbolt 3 encompasses ultra-high bandwidth with the ultra-versatility of the USB‑C industry standard to deliver one powerful universal port, and the MacBook Air comes with two of them. Thunderbolt 3 combines data transfer, charging and video output in a single connector, delivering up to 40 Gbps of throughput for twice the bandwidth of Thunderbolt 2.