Apple MacBook Air (13 in, Summer 2012) Specifications

Apple MacBook Air (13-inch

Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Summer 2012)

Part Number: MD231LL/A (Reviewed) Released: June 11, 2012

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Operating System
    Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
  • Notebook type
    13-inch
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core i5 1.8 GHz
  • Max Turbo Speed
    2.8 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L3 - 3 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Features
    Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, integrated memory controller

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L3 cache
  • Installed Size
    3 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    1600 MHz
  • Technology
    DDR3L SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    4 GB

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    8 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3L SDRAM
  • Speed
    1600 MHz

Storage

  • Type
    Solid state

Environmental Parameters

  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 90% (non-condensing)

Display

  • LCD Backlight Technology
    LED backlight
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:10
  • Monitor Features
    glossy
  • Type
    LED
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    33.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    WXGA+

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 5.0
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Capture Resolutions
    1280 x 720
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers , microphone

Hard Drive

  • Type
    SSD
  • Specific Type
    flash storage
  • Capacity
    128 GB

Input

  • Type
    backlit keyboard, trackpad
  • Localization & Layout
    English
  • Features
    ambient light sensor, multi-touch touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0

Processor

  • Type
    3rd Gen Core i5
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.8 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    no optical drive
  • Type
    none

Modem

  • Type
    none

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    SD Memory Card

Battery

  • Capacity
    50 Wh
  • Run Time (Up To)
    7 sec

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
  • Output
    45 Watt

Connections & Expansion

  • Interfaces
    2 x USB 3.0
    Headphone output
    Thunderbolt
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes ( SD Card )

Header

  • Brand
    Apple
  • Product Line
    Apple MacBook Air
  • Model
    MacBook Air (13 in, Summer 2012)
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    Mac

Miscellaneous

  • Case Material
    aluminum
  • Included Laptop Accessories
    power adapter

System

  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Apple Mac OS
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    128 GB
  • Introduced
    Mid 2012

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 4.0, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    13.3 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12.8 in
  • Depth
    8.94 in
  • Height
    0.68 in

Audio Output

  • Type
    stereo speakers

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Gold
  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
    Yes

Audio Input

  • Type
    microphone

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    2.96 lbs

Power

  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion
  • Type
    Apple Address Book, Apple AirDrop, Apple Resume, Apple Safari, Apple Spotlight, Apple Time Machine, Apple Versions, Apple iCal, Apple iLife '11, Apple iTunes, Drivers & Utilities, Photo Booth, Apple Auto Save, Apple FaceTime, Apple Launchpad, Apple Mac App Store, Apple Mac OS X Mail, Apple Mission Control, Apple Quick Look, Apple QuickTime

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel HD Graphics 4000

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 5.0

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes

Input Device

  • Type
    backlit keyboard, trackpad
  • Features
    ambient light sensor, multi-touch touchpad

Interfaces

  • USB 3.0 Ports Qty
    2
  • Interface
    Thunderbolt, USB 3.0, headphone output
  • Qty
    2

OS Provided

  • Family
    OS X
  • Edition
    OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
  • Type
    Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion

Power Device

  • Power Provided
    45 Watt
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120/230 V
  • Frequency Required
    50/60 Hz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, technical support
  • Service Included
    phone consulting
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Summer 2012)

Part Number: MD231LL/A Released: Jun 11, 2012
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