Starting price in Canada for the MacBook Air is CDN$1300.

Specs include »

  • storage starts at 256GB SSD
    • up to 2TB SSD (new)
  • 13-inch Retina display
  • Touch ID
  • Magic Keyboard (scissor-style – huge improvement!)
  • 8GB internal memory
    • up to 16GB
  • 10th-gen Intel Core processors
    • Starts with 1.1GHz Dual-Core Core i3 Processor
    • up to 1.2GHz quad-core Core i7 (up to 2x faster performance than previous generation)

The good news is the 2020 MacBook Air is a much better machine than previous. And it’s cheaper.

Yet, a fully kitted out MacBook Air, in Canada, is, wow, CDN$2930.

Available for order today.

Apple News Release »

Apple today updated MacBook Air, the world’s most loved notebook, with faster performance, the new Magic Keyboard, twice the storage and a new lower price of $999, and $899 for education. The new MacBook Air delivers up to two times faster CPU performance2 and up to 80 percent faster graphics performance,3 letting customers breeze through daily activities and play more games. Now starting with 256GB of storage, MacBook Air allows customers to store even more movies, photos and files. With its brilliant 13-inch Retina display for vivid images and sharp text, Touch ID for easy login and secure online purchases, spacious trackpad, and all-day battery life combined with the power of macOS Catalina, it’s the best MacBook Air ever made.

“From students and consumers buying their first computer to customers looking to upgrade, everyone loves the Mac, and they especially love MacBook Air. Today we’re giving it a huge update, with two times faster performance, the new Magic Keyboard, double the storage, a new lower price of $999 and an even lower price of $899 for education,” said Tom Boger, Apple’s senior director of Mac and iPad Product Marketing. “With its stunning, thin and light design, brilliant Retina display, all-day battery life and the power and ease-of-use of macOS, MacBook Air is the world’s best consumer notebook.”

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MacBook Air now starts with 256GB of storage, double that of the previous generation, so customers can store even more movies, photos and files. And for those who need even more storage capacity, MacBook Air offers up to a 2TB SSD, double the previous maximum storage.

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