MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022

Apple

MacBook Pro 13-inch M2 chip specifications in Kenya:

  • Operating System: macOS
  • Model Year: 2022
  • Chipset:  M2 8-Core Chip
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: Apple 8 Core
  • Display Size: 13.6 inch
  • Resolution: 2560 x 1600
  • Storage: 256GB SSD, 512 GB SSD
  • Battery:52.6Wh
  • Colors:Silver, Starlight, Space Gray and Midnight

KSh190,000KSh230,000

Compare

MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022

The MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022 is the latest iteration of Apple’s popular ultra-portable laptop. It was released in June 2022 and features Apple’s second-generation M2 chip, offering significant performance improvements and increased efficiency compared to the previous M1 model.

MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022 Specifications

CPU details Apple M2 chip with 8‑core CPU, 8‑core GPU, and 16‑core Neural Engine
Graphics card GPU 8-core
Operating system macOS
RAM 8GB
Internal memory 256GB SSD, configurable to 512GB, 1TB, or 2TB.
SCREEN
Screen Liquid Retina display with IPS technology, True Tone technology
Resolution 2560-by-1664 native resolution
Screen size 13.6-inch
Pixel density 224 ppi
CONNECT
Wi-Fi Wi‑Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.3
Connectors MagSafe 3 charging port

3.5 mm headphone jack

Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for:

Charging
DisplayPort
Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)

PHYSICAL PARAMETERS
Size 30.41 x 21.5 x 1.13cm
Weight 1.24 kg
Main material 100% recycled aluminum, environmentally friendly
Battery capacity 52.6Wh LiPo Battery
Electricity supply 100V to 240V AC/50Hz to 60Hz

Performance Powerhouse:

  • Apple M2 Chip: This next-generation chip is the heart of the MacBook Air M2, delivering exceptional performance with:
    • 8-core CPU: Composed of 4 performance cores for demanding tasks and 4 efficiency cores for everyday activities, ensuring smooth operation and efficient power consumption.
    • 10-core GPU: Delivers up to 35% faster graphics performance compared to the M1 chip, ideal for gaming, editing photos and videos, and running graphics-intensive applications.
    • 16-core Neural Engine: Offers enhanced machine learning capabilities, accelerating tasks like image and video processing, natural language processing, and more.

Enhanced Memory and Storage:

  • 8GB or 16GB Unified Memory: This unified architecture combines RAM and VRAM, allowing for smoother multitasking and handling demanding applications simultaneously.
  • 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB SSD Storage: Choose the storage capacity that best suits your needs, with options for faster loading times and ample space for files.

Immersive Display:

  • 13.6-inch Liquid Retina Display: This stunning display features:
    • 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution for sharp visuals and vibrant colors.
    • True Tone technology that automatically adjusts the color temperature based on ambient lighting, reducing eye strain and enhancing viewing comfort.
    • Wide P3 color gamut for a more realistic and immersive viewing experience.
    • 500 nits of brightness for clear visibility even in brightly lit environments.

Intuitive and Efficient Input:

  • Magic Keyboard: This backlit keyboard features a comfortable design with improved key travel and responsive feedback, ensuring enjoyable typing experiences.
  • Force Touch Trackpad: Offers a large surface area for precise and responsive control with multi-touch gestures, allowing for intuitive navigation and interaction.

Security and Connectivity:

  • Touch ID: Securely unlock your MacBook Air and authenticate payments with your fingerprint.
  • Wi-Fi 6: Enjoy faster speeds and better reliability for seamless online browsing and streaming.
  • Bluetooth 5.0: Connect wirelessly to your favorite peripherals like headphones, speakers, and mice.
  • Two Thunderbolt/USB 4 ports: These versatile ports support high-speed data transfer, charging, and external display connection.

All-Day Productivity and Portability:

  • Long-lasting battery life: The M2 chip’s efficiency translates to exceptional battery life, offering:
    • Up to 18 hours of wireless web browsing
    • Up to 20 hours of video playback
    • Up to 30 days of standby time
  • Lightweight and portable design: Weighing only 2.7 pounds and measuring just 0.44 inches thin, the MacBook Air M2 is incredibly easy to carry with you wherever you go.

Additional Features:

  • FaceTime HD camera: This high-resolution camera allows for clear video calls and selfies.
  • Three-microphone array with directional beamforming: This advanced microphone system captures your voice clearly and reduces background noise for better audio quality in calls and recordings.
  • Stereo speakers with wide stereo sound: Immerse yourself in music, movies, and games with the high-quality speakers.
  • Available in four colors: Choose from Silver, Space Gray, Starlight, or Midnight to match your personal style.

Performance:

The Apple M2 chip delivers significant performance improvements over the previous M1 chip. You can expect:

  • Up to 18% faster CPU performance
  • Up to 35% faster GPU performance
  • Up to 40% faster machine learning performance

This translates to a smoother user experience, faster application launch times, and the ability to handle more demanding tasks with ease.

Battery Life:

The MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022 boasts exceptional battery life thanks to the M2 chip’s efficiency. On a single charge, you can expect:

  • Up to 18 hours of wireless web browsing
  • Up to 20 hours of video playback
  • Up to 30 days of standby time

This makes it an ideal choice for users who are on the go and need a laptop that can last all day without needing to be plugged in.

Comparison of the MacBook Air 13-inch M2 chip 2022 with the previous model:

Feature MacBook Air 13-inch M2 (2022) MacBook Air 13-inch M1 (2020)
Processor Apple M2 Apple M1
CPU Cores 8 8
GPU Cores 10 7
Neural Engine Cores 16 16
RAM 8GB or 16GB 8GB
Storage 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB
Display 13.6-inch Liquid Retina 13.3-inch Retina
Battery Life Up to 18 hours of web browsing Up to 18 hours of web browsing
Weight 2.7 pounds 2.8 pounds
Thickness 0.44 inches 0.63 inches
SKU: N/A Category: Tag:
Brand

Internal Storage

256GB SSD, 512GB SSD