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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2014) Technical Specifications

Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2014) Technical Specifications
Brand: Apple
Category: Apple Computer
  • Processor 1.4GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
  • Display 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit
  • RAM 4GB 8GB
  • Storage 128GB 256GB 512GB
  • Web Cam 720p FaceTime HD camera
  • OS macOS

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2014) laptop Review

The 13-inch MacBook Air (early 2014) is an excellent laptop for students and busy professionals. Its portability and light weight make it easy to take with you on the go, and its long battery life means you won’t have to worry about finding an outlet in the middle of a busy day.

The 13-inch MacBook Air (early 2014) screen is also very clear and bright, making it easy to work on for long periods of time.

However, there are a few downsides to the MacBook Air. Its small size can make it difficult to type for long periods of time, and its lack of a dedicated graphics card means that it’s not the best choice for gamers or anyone who needs to do graphics-intensive work.

The battery life is not as good as some other laptops on the market. Another con is that the screen is not as large as some other laptops.

However, the Pros of this laptop outweigh the cons. One Pro is that it is very lightweight and easy to carry around. Another Pro is that the price is very reasonable for a MacBook.

Overall, the MacBook Air is a great choice for those who need a lightweight and portable laptop for everyday use.

What are the specifications of the Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2014) laptop?

Here’s a summary of the technical specifications for the MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2014) laptop:

  • Processor: 1.4GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz)
  • Memory: 4GB/8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
  • Storage: 128GB 256GB 512GB SSD
  • Display: 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display, 1440 by 900 (native resolution)
  • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 5000
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Camera: 720p FaceTime HD camera
  • I/O: Headphone, Dual mics, Two USB 3 ports, Thunderbolt port, MagSafe 2 power port, SDXC card slot
  • Colours: Silver

Full Technical Specifications

General

Device Type Laptop
Released 30 April, 2014
Status Discontinued
External Buttons and Connectors Headphone
Dual mics
Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
MagSafe 2 power port
SDXC card slot

Processor (CPU)

Processor Type Intel Core i5 (4260U) ("Haswell")
Processor Speed 1.4 GHz
Processor Cores Dual Core
Processor Cache Level 1 Cache 128 KB
Level 2 Cache 512 KB
Level 3 Cache 3 MB
Turbo frequency 2.7 GHz
Threads 4
Fabrication process 22 nm
64-bit Computing

Memory (RAM)

RAM 4GB
8GB
RAM Type LPDDR3 SDRAM
RAM Speed 1600MHz
RAM Max upto 8 GB
User Upgradable No

Storage

Storage Type Solid State Drive (SSD)
Storage Capacity 128GB 256GB 512GB
Technology PCIe
User Upgradable No

Display Info

Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display
Size 13.3-inch (diagonal)
Resolution 1440 by 900 (native resolution)
Pixel Density <strong>Pixel Density (PPI)</strong> is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality. 128 PPI
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Max. brightness 342 nits
Extras Supported resolutions: 1440 by 900 (native), 1280 by 800, 1152 by 720, and 1024 by 640 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio and 1024 by 768 and 800 by 600 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio

Case

Height 0.11-0.68 inch (0.3-1.7 cm)
Width 12.8 inch (32.5 cm)
Depth 8.94 inch (22.7 cm)
Weight 2.96 pounds (1.35 kg)
Colors Silver

Graphics Card

GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Intel HD Graphics 5000
GPU Type Integrated
GPU Memory Up to 1.5 GB LPDDR3 SDRAM shared from main memory
Base Clock 200 MHz
Fabrication process 22 nm
GPU boost clock 1100 MHz

Operating System

Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. macOS

Battery Info

Battery Type <strong>Battery Type => </strong> Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium. Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
Capacity <strong>Battery Capacity</strong> is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions. 54-watt-hour
Placement Non-removable

Multimedia Features

Audio Features Stereo speakers
Dual microphones
Headphone port
Support for Apple iPhone headset with remote and microphone
Display Support Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and up to 2560 by 1600 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colours

Thunderbolt digital video output

Native Mini DisplayPort output
DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)
VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)
Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)
HDMI audio and video output using third-party Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (sold separately)
Microphone 2

Connectivity Info

Bluetooth Features <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. 4.0
Wi-Fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. 802.11ac Wi-Fi networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
Fingerprint No
Optical drive No

Input and Output

Keyboard and Trackpad Full-size backlit keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys (inverted “T” arrangement) with ambient light sensor

Multi-Touch trackpad for precise cursor control; supports inertial scrolling, pinch, rotate, swipe, three‑finger swipe, four-finger swipe, tap, double-tap, and drag capabilities
USB-A Yes
Thunderbolt Yes
HDMI <strong>HDMI</strong> (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device. No
3.5mm Audio jack Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) No
SD card reader Yes

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