Apple Introduces Sleeker, Thinner Notebooks
Apple on Tuesday introduced a new line of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro computers, dropping the price of the lowest-end MacBook to under $1,000 and introducing new models ranging in price from $1,299 to $2,499. Apple chief Steve Jobs introduced the products at their Cupertino, Calif., headquarters on Tuesday.
The new computers are sleeker and thinner than their predecessors, utilizing some of the features from the original MacBook Air. The models also feature a new "multitouch" track pad.
The standard MacBook will come in 13.3- and 15-inch models, costing $1,299 and $1,599, respectively. Meanwhile, the MacBook Pro will be released in $1,999 and $2,499 models, the latter coming with high-end graphics chips from Nvidia.