Apple MacBook Air (M2, 2022)

Apple MacBook Air (M2, 2022)
  • Launched: June 2022
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~82%
  • Dimensions: 304.1 x 215 x 11.3 mm (11.97 x 8.46 x 0.44 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the MacBook Air (M2, 2022).
Performance
63
Gaming
43
Display
56
Battery Life
83
Connectivity
74
Case
99
NanoReview Score
64
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Apple MacBook Air (M2, 2022)

Case

Weight 1.24 kg (2.73 lbs)
Dimensions 304.1 x 215 x 11.3 mm
11.97 x 8.46 x 0.44 inches
Area 654 cm2 (101.3 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~82%
Side bezels 5.6 mm
Colors Silver, Gold, Gray, Blue
Transformer No
Opening angle 130°
Cooling solution
Cooling system Passive

Display

Size 13.6 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 60 Hz
PPI 225 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:10
Resolution 2560 x 1664 pixels
HDR support Yes, HDR10
Touchscreen No
Coating Glossy (Antireflective)
Display tests
Contrast 1384:1
sRGB color space 99.9%
Adobe RGB profile 87.6%
DCI-P3 color gamut 98.4%
Response time 29 ms
Max. brightness
500 nits

Battery

Capacity
Full charging time 2:30 hr
Battery type Li-Po
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left
Charge power 30 / 35 / 67 W
Cable length 2 meters
Weigh of AC adapter 174 / 189 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 2.4 GHz
Turbo frequency 3.5 GHz
Cores 8
Threads 8
Integrated GPU Apple M2 GPU
Fabrication process 5 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1801
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
8197
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1447
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
7994

Graphics Card

GPU name
TGP 15 W
Type Integrated
Fabrication process 5 nm
GPU base clock 500 MHz
GPU boost clock 1456 MHz
FLOPS 3 TFLOPS
Memory size System Shared
Memory type LPDDR5
Memory bus 128 bit
Memory speed 5.2 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 1024
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 64
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 32
GPU performance
3 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Clock 5200 MHz
Type LPDDR5
Upgradable No

Storage

Storage size
Bus Custom
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x256 GB
Upgradable No

Sound

Speakers 2.2
Dolby Atmos Yes
Loudness 82.7 dB
Microphones 3

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6
Bluetooth v5
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1920 x 1080
Ports
USB-A No
USB Type-C 2x USB 4.0
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 3
HDMI No
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) No
SD card reader No
Proprietary charging port Yes

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Touchpad
Surface Glass
Windows Precision No

Comments

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Galifer01 08 September 2022 21:02
it's actually thunderbolt 3
+1 Reply
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Sergey 09 September 2022 17:58
Yes, Thunderbolt 3 and USB 4
0 Reply
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