Apple MacBook Air MQD42B/A i5 13.3 SSD Silver

MPN: MQD42B/A  |  EAN: 0190198462138  |  Model: MacBook Air MQD42B/A

Price Information

£0.00

as at 24 Sep 19 | 1:15 AM CET

£540.00

as at 18 Jul 19 | 6:00 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Apple MacBook Air MQD42B/A i5 13.3 SSD Silver - MQD42B/A Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Just Right
Bookkeeping
Just Right
Documents
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Very Good
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Very Good
Carrying All the Time
Outstanding
Carrying Occasionally
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Cool Look
Outstanding
macOS
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 13.3 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

Book keeping

Managing finances has never been simpler. The MacBook Air MQD42B/A has enough processing power to manage even the largest spreadsheets. And the inclusion of a makes typing and updating numbers even easier.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, don't need much, but your Intel Core i5-5350U processor and 8 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel'!

The MacBook Air MQD42B/A makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the MacBook Air MQD42B/A can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Although less powerful than other laptops, the MacBook Air MQD42B/A is more than capable of keeping you connected to Facebook, Twitter and all the other social networks you love.

Battery life is fairly decent

Designed to be carried about, the MacBook Air MQD42B/A can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 12 hours battery life.

The 12 hours battery life in the MacBook Air MQD42B/A is sufficient for short sessions of use in coffee shops, parks etc.

The MacBook Air MQD42B/A allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 12 hours battery life.

With a great run time of approximately 12 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

The 12 hours battery life in the MacBook Air MQD42B/A can keep you going while moving from one meeting space to another.

Get straight to work on site with the MacBook Air MQD42B/A. A 12 hours battery life means you don’t have to start the day hunting for a free power socket.

Suits your occasional mobility

Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The MacBook Air MQD42B/A works just as well on your lap or a desk.

Great to use on the go!

Because this has got a weight measuring in at 1.35 kg, it'll help you stay light and nimble. 

Working in the dark

The lights may be low, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work. The MacBook Air MQD42B/A’s built-in 1 allows you to type accurately – even in the dark

Slick package

It's got clean lines and a premium look, which showcases a refined taste in mobile devices.

Looks very professional

The MacBook Air MQD42B/A has got the traditional corporate look and will definitely blend in within the enterprise environment.

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Technical Specifications

Apple MacBook Air MQD42B/A i5 13.3 SSD Silver - MQD42B/A Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Silver
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type WXGA+
Display Resolution 1440 x 900 pixels
Display Size 13.3 inches
Display Technology Name TN
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 2 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5
Processor Model Intel Core i5-5350U
Processor Speed 1.8 GHz
Memory
RAM Size 8 GB
RAM Speed 1600 MHz
RAM Type LPDDR3-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel HD Graphics 6000
Graphics Card Type Integrated
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.0
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone 2
Thunderbolt Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name macOS
Operating System Version Sierra
Battery
Battery Life 12 hours
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 22.7 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (front) .3 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 1.7 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 32.5 cm
Weight 1.35 kg
Other Features
Ambient Light Sensor 1
Certifications & Compliance
Energy Star Certified Yes
EPEAT Compliance Gold