Desktops and Notebooks: Apple MacBook Air, Mac Mini, OS X Lion Debut
MacBook Air 13 Inch
The 1.7 GHz 13-inch Air comes with 4GB of memory and 128GB of flash storage for $1,299, and with 4GB of memory and 256GB of flash storage for $1,599.
Macbook Air 13 Inch
The Air's aluminum unibody enclosure measures a thin 0.11-inches at its thinnest point and 0.68-inches at its thickest.
Macbook Air 11 Inch
The 1.6 GHz 11-inch Air is available with 2GB of memory and 64GB of flash storage for $999 or with 4GB of memory and 128GB of flash storage for $1,199.
At just 7.7-inches square and 1.4-inches thin, the new Mac mini maintains its compact aluminum design.
Mac mini now comes with Thunderbolt I/O technology for expansion possibilities never before available to Mac mini users.
Mac mini With Thunderbolt Display
With a Thunderbolt port, Mac mini can connect to peripherals such as storage devices, RAID arrays and the Thunderbolt Display.
The Thunderbolt Display includes an ambient light sensor, which automatically adjusts the display brightness based on external lighting conditions.
Thunderbolt Display Rear View
Featuring two bi-directional channels with transfer speeds up to 10G bps each, each Thunderbolt port delivers PCI Express directly to external peripherals.
Thunderbolt With MacBook Air
The display includes a built-in FaceTime HD video, three USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port, one Gigabit Ethernet port and a Thunderbolt port.
Mac OS X Lion
Mac OS X Lion is available as an upgrade to Mac OS X version 10.6.6 Snow Leopard from the Mac App Store for $29.99.