Apple's MacBook Air was a game changer when it first hit the market in 2008, and today this ultra-thin notebook is still wowing people with its sleek design and powerful components. Think you know your MacBook Air? Test your knowledge with our 20-question quiz.
We know the MacBook Air is thin, but just how thin is it?
1 inch (2.5 cm)
2 inches (5.1 cm)
less than 1 inch
True or False: The MacBook Air is a tablet computer.
The MacBook Air was the first Apple notebook to offer what kind of data storage?
solid state flash storage
hard disk drive storage
The MacBook Air has a light sensor that does what?
shuts down the computer to protect its components if it gets too hot
dims or brightens the screen and keyboard based on lighting conditions
tells you if the lighting conditions will strain your eyes
What is the MacBook Air SuperDrive?
a new processor designed specifically to fit in the MacBook Air
a graphics upgrade kit
an external CD/DVD drive
The first MacBook Air television advertisement showed the computer being removed from what?
a messenger bag
Which of the following is NOT part of iLife?
True or False: The MacBook Air is the most affordable laptop Apple offers.
What year did Apple introduce the MacBook Air?
What kind of display does the MacBook Air have?
liquid crystal display (LCD)
light-emitting diode (LED)
True or False: The MacBook Air was released in 2008 as a replacement for the original MacBook.
True or False: The MacBook Air uses a different operating system than the MacBook Pro, the iMac and the Mac mini.
Of what material is the body of the MacBook Air made?
True or False: The MacBook Air does not have a CD/DVD drive.
What is Time Capsule?
a device to boost the processing power of the MacBook Air
Apple's professional photo editing software
an automatic data backup device
Which of the following software packages comes preinstalled on the MacBook Air?
How much does the MacBook Air weigh?
Less than 3 pounds (1.36 kg)
3 (1.36 kg) to 4 (1.81 kg) pounds
5 pounds (2.27 kg)
Which of the following statements was made by Apple's former CEO Steve Jobs when the MacBook Air was first released?
"It's small, but mighty."
"We’ve built the world’s thinnest notebook."
"Our new notebook will knock your socks off."
How many sizes does the MacBook Air come in?
True or False: The MacBook Air is marketed as Apple's everyday computer.