Apple MacBook Air review

Dave Bailey
clock • 4 min read

MacBook Air's usability and performance are almost as good as its looks, but it's let down by its miserly range of ports

Launched mid-September, the MC504 and MC505 are the latest MacBook Air laptops from Apple, featuring 13.3in and 11.6in screens respectively. We looked at the MC504, which costs a hefty £1,349. F...

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