Apple MacBook Air 13 2022 with M2 chip India Pricing Announced

Apple has officially announced the MacBook Air 13 2022 model with the new Apple M2 chip inside during the 2022 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference ( WWDC22 Apple Event ). This will be available to purchase / pre-order from July 2022 onwards from Apple Store, Amazon.in, Flipkart, Croma store, etc.

Apple MacBook Air 13 2022 with M2 chip price in India starts at ₹1,19,900 ( Base model with 8GB Unified Memory and 256GB SSD Storage ). The Apple M2 chip on this has an 8-core CPU and an 8-core GPU.

If you want more graphics power, you can opt for a Macbook Air 13 with an M2 chip equipped with a 10-core GPU. The launch price for this model starts at ₹1,49,900 in India ( 8GB Unified Memory, 512GB SSD Storage ).

M2 starts the next generation of Apple silicon. Its 8-core CPU lets you zip through everyday tasks like creating documents and presentations, or take on more intensive workflows like developing in Xcode or mixing tracks in Logic Pro. M2 features up to a 10-core GPU, resulting in a big boost in graphics performance. And its media engine lets you play and edit up to 11 streams of 4K and up to 2 streams of 8K ProRes video.

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Display Features
The new Macbook Air features a 13.6-inch 2560×1664 pixel resolution Liquid Retina display with a peak brightness of 500nits achievable. It supports 1 billion colors and Wide color (P3) gamut with True Tone technology for a better visual experience.

Battery and Charging Specs
Macbook Air 13 with 10-core GPU Apple M2 chip ships with a 35W Dual USB-C Port Power Adapter while the 8-core GPU M2 Macbook Air 13 comes with a 30W USB-C Power Adapter. According to the official Apple India Store, the 35W Dual USB-C Port Power Adapter or 67W USB-C Power Adapter is included as a free upgrade with Macbook Air powered by an M2 chip with 10-core GPU and 512GB SSD storage or higher. All these models are powered by 52.6Whr lithium-polymer battery. On a full charge, you get up to 18 hours of battery life thanks to the M2 chip.

Colors Available in
You can buy Apple MacBook Air 13 2022 in 4 different color options – Silver, Starlight, Space Grey, and Midnight.

Ports and Connectivity
Macbook Air 13 with M2 chip comes with a MagSafe 3 charging port, a 3.5 mm headphone jack, and 2x Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports.

Memory and Storage
Like older Macbook Air M1 chip models, the new 2022 models also use unified memory. The base models ship with 8GB memory. If you need more, you will have to pay extra and get a model with 16GB or 24GB unified memory. In the storage department, it is configurable up to 2TB SSD storage.

Other Features
Apple has equipped these new models with a 1080p FaceTime HD camera offering a better video call experience during your zoom and google meet calls. It supports WiFi 6 networks and has Bluetooth 5.0. It comes with a Four-speaker sound system with support for Spatial Audio and has Dolby Atmos.

Source: Apple India

2021 Apple MacBook Pro 14,16 now available to pre-order on Amazon India

Apple has officially unveiled the 2021 Series of Apple Macbook Pro models with the M1 chip. These new models are powered by Apple M1 Pro or Apple M1 Max chipset. You can buy these in 14-inch or 16-inch screen sizes. The older M1 2020 Macbook model was only available in 13-inch screen size only.

Amazon India has now listed 2021 Apple MacBook Pro 16 and Macbook Pro 14 models online. These new models are powered by the new Apple M1 Pro chip. ‎2021 Apple MacBook Pro 16 MK1E3HN/A ( Price: ₹2,39,900 ), ‎MK193HN/A ( ₹2,59,900 ) and ‎MK183HN/A ( ₹2,39,900 ) are now listed for pre-order on Amazon.in. ‎Amazon.in has also listed 2021 Apple MacBook Pro 14 MKGP3HN/A ( ₹1,94,900 ), ‎MKGR3HN/A ( ₹1,94,900 ) and ‎MKGQ3HN/A ( ₹2,39,900 ) for pre-order. These new models will officially release in India on October 30, 2021.

The other two products Apple launched during the Oct 2021 Apple Event are AirPods 3rd generation ( India Launch Price: ₹18,500 ) and HomePod mini ( Price: ₹9900 ).

2021 Apple Macbook Pro India Pricing

Model nameSpecificationIndia Launch Price
Macbook Pro 14 2021M1 Pro ( 8-core CPU and 14-core GPU ) / 16GB ram / 512GB SSD₹1,94,900
Macbook Pro 14 2021M1 Pro ( 10-core CPU and 16-core GPU ) / 16GB ram / 1TB SSD₹2,39,900
Macbook Pro 16 2021M1 Pro ( 10-core CPU and 16-core GPU ) / 16GB ram / 512GB SSD₹2,39,900
Macbook Pro 16 2021M1 Pro ( 10-core CPU and 16-core GPU ) / 16GB ram / 1TB SSD₹2,59,900
Macbook Pro 16 2021M1 Max ( 10-core CPU and 32-core GPU ) / 32GB ram / 1TB SSD₹3,29,900

2021 Apple MacBook Pro 14 with M1 Pro chipset price starts at ₹1,94,900. Available in Silver and Space Grey colors, this model is powered by Apple M1 Pro chipset with an 8-core CPU and 14-core GPU. It comes with 16GB Unified Memory and has 512GB SSD Storage. There is also a more powerful model available powered by Apple M1 Pro chip with 10-Core CPU and 16-Core GPU which has a launch selling price of ₹2,39,900 in India. It also comes with 16GB Unified Memory and has 1TB SSD storage. The base model ships with 67W USB-C Power Adapter while the 16-core GPU model gets a 96W USB-C Power Adapter in the box.

2021 Apple MacBook Pro 16 models with M1 Pro chipset price range from ₹2,39,900 – ₹2,59,900 in India. The top-end model powered by M1 Max chip with 32-core GPU and 32GB ram, has a launch price of ₹3,29,900 in India.

2021 Apple Macbook Pro Specs and Features

  • Display Specs: 14.2-inch / 16.2-inch Liquid Retina XDR display ( 3024×1964 or 3456×2234 pixels resolution / 1,000nits – 1,600nits / 10,00,000:1 contrast ratio / Wide colour (P3) / True Tone technology / ProMotion 120Hz refresh rate )
  • Battery capacity: 70Wh lithium-polymer ( 14 inch ) / 100Wh ( 16 inch )
  • Power supply: 67W USB-C Power Adapter ( M1 Pro with 8-core CPU ), 96W USB-C Power Adapter ( 10-core CPU ), 140W USB-C Power Adapter ( 16-inch model )
  • Storage: 512GB – 1TB ( configurable up to 8TB )
  • USB Ports: 3x Thunderbolt 4 USB 4 (USB-C) ports with support for Charging, DisplayPort, up to 40 Gbps
  • Other ports: SDXC card slot, HDMI Port, 3.5 mm headphone jack, MagSafe 3 port
  • Keyboard: Backlit Magic Keyboard
  • Media engine: Hardware-accelerated H.264, HEVC, ProRes and ProRes RAW
  • Wireless and Connectivity: 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 + Bluetooth 5.0
  • Webcam: 1080p FaceTime HD camera
  • Speakers: High-fidelity six-speaker sound system with force-cancelling woofers
  • Operating system: macOS Monterey