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The Morning After: Apple’s best MacBook is the MacBook Air M2

The ideal ultraportable.

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Mat Smith
July 15, 2022 7:15 AM
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MacBook Air (M2, 2022)
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Remember when Steve Jobs pulled the original MacBook Air out of a Manila envelope? That was 2008. The Air series of laptops kickstarted the era of ultraportables, but Apple’s slimmest PCs were often underpowered compared to the Windows competition that appeared. Now, with Apple’s very own, very powerful silicon, the M2 chip, the 2022 MacBook Air has almost too much power, a new design, (a few) more ports and just… more.

That includes the price. The revamped MacBook Air starts at $1,199, $200 more than the M1 model. Check out Devindra Hardawar’s full review right here.

– Mat Smith

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The Morning After: Apple’s best MacBook is the MacBook Air M2