New Apple MacBook available in UAE
12-inch device starts at AED 5,199 on Apple UAE's online store
Apple's new MacBook is now available to order through its UAE-based online store.
The 12-inch device, which was announced in March, weighs just two pounds and is 13.1 mm thin - 24% thinner than the 11-inch MacBook Air.
The new notebook was launched in the United States on April 10, meaning that the UAE is only six days behind in receiving the device. It is available in either Silver, Gold, or Space Grey finishes, with only two different options for technological configurations.
The new MacBook starts at AED 5,199 on the Apple UAE online store. This provides 256 GB of PCle-based onboard flash storage, and a 1.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core M processor with Turbo Boost up to 2.4 GHz.
The more expensive model, costing AED 6,299, offers 512 GB of flash-based storage, and a 1.2 GHz Intel Core M processor with Turbo Boost up to 2.6 GHz.
Both models come with 8 GB of memory and Intel HD Graphics 5300.
The new MacBook, features a display; an Apple-designed full-size keyboard described as "dramatically thinner and highly responsive,"; a new Force Touch trackpad; and a compact USB-C port for data transfer, video out and charging in one connector.