Apple unveiled its all-new 12″ MacBook today and it comes complete with a 2304 x 1440 resolution Retina Display that consumes 30 percent less power than previous displays. Another notable difference is a non-clickable touchpad, which boasts four force sensors, one in each corner. The actual “click feel” is now managed by software, enabling it to have pressure sensitivity, which leads to innovative uses such as pressing harder on the fast-forward in QuickTime to make a video play faster. Available April 10th, priced from $1299 (256GB SSD) – $1599 (512GB SSD + faster processor). Continue reading for another video and more pictures.
“Looking at the side of the new MacBook, we can see the new USB Type-C connector, making this, as anticipated, the first laptop to feature the upgraded, reversible USB standard. There is no fan required as the computer will be powered by Intel’s Core M Broadwell CPU. Battery life is promised to extend up to nine hours of web browsing or 10 hours of movie playback,” reports The Verge.