We heard there won’t be a new MacBook Air or Pro at the Apple event today but the Cupertino company suprised us with a new line of notebook and it is simply call MacBook.
The new MacBook sits between the MacBook Air and Pro, featuring a 12″ retina display, 8GB of memory and starts with 256GB of SSD flash storage. The keyboard has been redesign with a “butterfly mechanism” that Apple claims to improve typing experience, and beneath each key lies a LED light that offers a more uniform lighting.
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The new flagship notebook also features a new trackpad that has a taptic-engine built in which detects the pressure of the touch, allowing you to force-click to trigger various actions on the MacBook.
Weighing at just under a kg and an incredible 13.1mm thin, MacBook uses a fanless Intel Core M processor and only has two ports – a USB type-C connector for charging, external display/devices and a headphone port.
Apple new MacBook will star shipping in 10 April 2015 from S$1,788 available in Silver, Gold and Space Grey colours.Check Pricing
As anticipated, Apple disclose more details on the Apple Watch in this live event. We now know that the Apple Watch will come in three models – Watch, Watch Sport and Watch Edition. The smartwatches will also come in two sizes – 42mm and 38mm, possibly in correlation with gentlemen and ladies size.
- The low-end Apple Watch Sport will feature a strengthened Ion-X glass with aluminium case in silver or space grey color and comes in colourful rubber wrist-bands, priced at US$349 for the 38mm model and US$399 for the 42mm.
- The stainless steel chrome mid-range Apple Watch comes with a Sapphire crystal display which also comes with a range of stylish bands and will cost US$549 for the 38mm model and US$599 for the 42mm.
- At the top end, the 18-carat gold Apple Watch Edition will set you back from a luxurious US$10,000 to US$23,455 and will only be available in select retail stores.
The Apple Watch is capable of many functions such as customizing the clock, monitoring your health and heartbeat, built-in Apple Pay, Siri, sending messages via dictation or in audio clip, checking your favourite social media in brief plus many more.