Apple MacBook Air (M1, 2020) Technical Specifications

What are my MacBook Air (M1, 2020) specs?

OVERVIEW
IntroducedNovember 2020
Model IdentifierMacBookAir10,1
Model NumberA2337
EMC3598
Order NumberMGN53LL/A (128 GB Space Gray) MGN83LL/A (128 GB Silver) MGN63LL/A (256 GB Space Gray) MGN93LL/A (256 GB Silver) MGND3LL/A (256 GB Gold) MGN73LL/A (512 GB Space Gray) MGNA3LL/A (512 GB Silver) MGNE3LL/A (512 GB Gold)
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ColorsSpace Gray, Silver, or Gold
CasePrecision aluminum unibody
Weight and Dimensions2.8 lbs., 0.16–0.63" H x 11.97" W x 8.36" D
PROCESSOR
ProcessorApple M1 (APL1102)
Processor Speed3.2 GHz (high-performance) 2.1 GHz (high-efficiency)
Maximum Processor Speed
Architecture64-bit
Number of Cores8 (4 - high-performance, 4 - high-efficiency)
Security ChipSecure Enclave coprocessor in Apple M1
Cache12 MB L2 (high-performance) 4 MB L2 (high-efficiency)
System Bus
Logic board RepairNiwTech
STORAGE AND MEDIA
Storage128, 256, 512 GB, 1, or 2 TB SSD
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Data RecoveryNiwTech
MediaNone
KEYBOARD AND TRACKPAD
TrackpadForce Touch trackpad
Trackpad RepairsNiwTech
KeyboardFull-size backlit keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys
Keyboard RepairsNiwTech
Touch IDIntegrated Touch ID sensor
Touch ID RepairsNiwTech
SOFTWARE
Original OSmacOS 11.0 (20A2411)
Maximum OSLatest release of macOS
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OS UpgradeNiwTech
OS DowngradeNiwTech
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AirDropSupported
HandoffSupported
Power NapSupported
Unlock with Apple WatchSupported with macOS Sierra (Apple Watch (1st generation), Apple Watch Series 1, and Apple Watch Series 2) or macOS High Sierra or later (Apple Watch Series 3 or later)
Hardware Test
FIRMWARE
FirmwareApple iBoot
MEMORY
Built-in Memory8 or 16 GB 4266 MT/s LPDDR4X
Maximum Memory16 GB
Memory SlotsNone
Memory UpgradeNiwTech
Memory Upgrade InstructionsHow to remove or install memory
Interleaving Support
DISPLAY
Built-in Display13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
Display Glass
Brightness400 cd/m2
Pixel Density227 ppi
Color GamutWide color (P3)
Resolutions2560 by 1600 (native), 1680 by 1050, 1440 by 900, and 1024 by 640 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio
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GRAPHICS
Graphics CardApple GPU
Graphics Card ReplacementNiwTech
Graphics MemoryShared with system through Unified Memory Architecture (UMA)
Display ConnectionThunderbolt 3 digital video output
Display SupportOne external 6K display with 6016 by 3384 resolution at 60 Hz
Display ModesDual display extended, video mirroring, and AirPlay Mirroring
External ResolutionUp to 6016 by 3384 pixels at 60 Hz
CAMERA
Camera720p FaceTime HD camera
CONNECTIONS
Wi-Fi802.11ax Wi-Fi 6
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
EthernetNone
ModemNone
USBThunderbolt / USB 4 ports support USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10 Gbps)
FireWireNone
Thunderbolt2 - Thunderbolt / USB 4 (Thunderbolt 3 up to 40 Gbps)
DisplayThunderbolt 3 digital video output
InfraredNone
Audio In3 - Built-in microphones
Audio Out1 - 3.5-mm headphone jack, 2 - Built-in speakers
Security SlotNone
EXPANSION
SlotsNone
BaysNone
Hard Drive Interface8.0 GT/s NVMe PCIe x4
Optical Drive InterfaceNone
SENSORS
Liquid SensorLiquid Contact Indicators (LCI)
POWER
System BatteryBuilt-in 49.9-watt-hour lithium‑polymer
Battery Capacity4379 mAh
Battery LifeUp to 15 hours wireless web, Up to 18 hours Apple TV app movie playback
Maximum Battery Cycles1000
Battery ReplacementNiwTech
Power Adapter30W USB-C Power Adapter
Line Voltage100-240V AC
Power Adapter ReplacementNiwTech
ENVIRONMENTAL
Acoustical Performance
Power Consumption
ENERGY STARMeets ENERGY STAR requirements
EPEATGold
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