MacBook Air 11-inch Mid 2011

The Apple MacBook Air 11-inch Mid 2011 is a notebook computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2011 to 2012 as part of the MacBook Air computers. The computer has been introduced on July 20, 2011, and its price started at $999.

The new MacBook Air features a 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5 or 1.8 GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 11.6″ LED-backlit TFT glossy widescreen Display, all-new aluminum unibody case, 2 GB or 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB or 128 GB of flash memory (SSD), built-in Bluetooth 4.0, FaceTime camera, ambient light sensor, illuminated keyboard, and 256 or 384 MB Intel HD Graphics 3000 graphics in the base model.

This MacBook has been discontinued on June 11, 2012.

Today MacBook Air 11-inch Mid 2011 is 12 years old!

MacBook Air 11-inch
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MacBook Air 11-inch Mid 2011 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedJuly 20, 2011
DiscontinuedJune 11, 2012
Model IdentifierMacBookAir4,1
Model NumberA1370
Order NumberMC968LL/A (64 GB)
MC969LL/A (128 GB)
Original Price$999 (64 GB)
$1,199 (128 GB)
ColorsAluminum unibody
Weight2.3 Ibs.
1.043 KG
Dimensions0.11 – 0.68” H x 11.8” W x 7.56” D
0.27 – 1.72 cm H x 29.97 cm W x 19.2 cm D

Tech Specs


ProcessorIntel Core i5 2467M “Sandy Bridge” (1.6 GHz)
Intel Core i7 2677M “Sandy Bridge” (1.8 GHz)
Processor Speed1.6 GHz
1.8 GHz
Number of Cores2
System BusIntel Direct Media Interface (DMI) at 2.5 GT/s
Cache3 MB shared L3 (1.6 GHz)
4 MB shared L3 (1.8 GHz)

Storage & Media

Storage64 GB (SSD)
128 GB (SSD)
256 GB (SSD)
Media1 – MacBook Air SuperDrive (Optional)


Built-in Memory2 GB DDR3 PC3-10600 SDRAM 1333 MHz
4 GB DDR3 PC3-10600 SDRAM 1333 MHz
Maximum Memory4 GB
Memory SlotsNone
Interleaving SupportYes


Built-in Display11.6″ LED-backlit TFT glossy widescreen Display
Pixel DensityUnknown
Resolutions640 x 480
720 x 480
800 x 500
800 x 600
1024 x 576
1024 x 640
1024 x 768
1152 x 720
1280 x 720
1344 x 756
1366 x 768 (native)


Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 3000
Graphics Memory256 or 384 MB DDR3 SDRAM shared with main memory*
Display Connection1 – Thunderbolt port
Display ModesDual display extended, video mirroring, and AirPlay Mirroring
Display SupportSupport for one Thunderbolt display
External ResolutionUp to 2560 by 1600 pixels
CameraFaceTime camera (640 x 480)
*Memory may vary depending on graphics needs. Minimum graphics memory usage is 256 or 384 MB


Expansion SlotsNone
Hard Drive Interface6.0 Gbps Serial ATA (SATA)


EthernetUSB Ethernet Adapter or Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (Optional)
BluetoothBluetooth 4.0
USB2 – 480 Mbps
Thunderbolt1 – Thunderbolt 1 – (Up to 10 Gbps)
Audio In1 – Built-in microphone
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm analog output jack
2 – Built-in speakers
Display1 – Thunderbolt port
Security SlotNone


Motion SensorNone
Liquid SensorLiquid Contact Indicators (LCI)

Keyboard and trackpad

KeyboardFull-size keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys
TrackpadMulti-Touch trackpad


Original OSMac OS X 10.7
Later OSMac OS X 10.7.2
Mac OS X 10.7.3
Maximum OSmacOS 10.13.6
FirmwareIntel Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI)
Power NapSupported
Bundled SoftwareMac OS X 10.7
iLife ’11 (includes iTunes, iMovie, GarageBand)


System BatteryIntegrated 35 W Lithium-Polymer
Backup BatteryNone
Battery LifeUp to 5 hours
Maximum Battery Cycles1000
Maximum Continuous PowerUnknown
Line Voltage100-240 V AC
Power Adapter45 W MagSafe Power Adapter

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