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Apple Macbook Air 2020 (Core i5) review

£1,099.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • 13.3-inches
  • MacBook

Apple overhauled its MacBook Air in early 2020 with a new keyboard and updated technical specifications, including new processor options, starting from £999. We’ve tested the mid-tier Intel Core i5 option to find out whether Apple’s lightest laptop is the one you should opt for. 

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Last checked by Which?

November 2020

First reviewed by Which?

May 2020

Released

April 2020

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