Apple Announces the New “MacBook”, Will Retail for $1,299 and Come in Colors

Apple has announced the MacBook that many have been looking forward to. This new MacBook is thinner than the MacBook Air, it is 2 pounds, 13.1 mm thin, has a pressure sensing trackpad, a new keyboard and only weighs 2 pounds.

This is Apple’s first “All metal MacBook”, it features a new USB-C port that uses the same port for HDMI and a host of other connection types. Battery life? You’ll be able to get 9 hours of web browsing and 10 hours of video playbac. The device will retail at a starting price of $1,299 so it’s definitely being marketed as a high end MacBook. It will come in Space Gray, Silver, and Gold.