MacBook Air and MacBook Pro are updated, with reasonable priceDale Davies ▼ | July 19, 2019
Apple updated MacBook Air, adding True Tone to its Retina display for a more natural viewing experience, and lowering the price to $1,099.
Computers MacBook Air features a thin and light design in three finishes
In addition, the entry-level $1,299 13-inch Apple MacBook Pro has been updated with the latest 8th-generation quad-core processors, making it two times more powerful than before. It also now features Touch Bar and Touch ID, a True Tone Retina display and the Apple T2 Security Chip. The 13-inch MacBook Pro packs powerful processors, super-fast SSDs, all-day battery life and the best Mac notebook display ever into a portable 3-pound design.
The entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro adds the latest quad-core processors for up to two times faster performance, Touch Bar and Touch ID, True Tone to the Retina display, the Apple T2 Security Chip and stereo speakers with wide stereo sound. This fall, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro can be updated at no cost with macOS Catalina packed with cool new features, fresh new apps and powerful new technology for developers. macOS Catalina comes with Apple Music, Apple Podcasts and the Apple TV app and the all-new Sidecar feature enables users to extend their Mac desktop by using their iPad as a second display or as a high-precision input device.
New security features keep users better protected and Voice Control lets users control their Mac entirely with their voice. With a lower $999 student price for MacBook Air and the updated 13-inch MacBook Pro with faster performance, Touch Bar and Touch ID at $1,199 for students, Apple is giving their customers a really powerful computer can easily outlive any other Windows computer on the market. Prices are lower for students but those machine are powerful enough for any use you may have in mind, from business use to high-end video production. ■