• 2016 Apple MacBook Air

2016 Apple MacBook Air (Photo : Reuters)

There are rumors that the Apple MacBook Air 2016 release has been pushed to 2016 and it will be launched along with Apple iPhone 7.

Apple is all set to launch eight new products in its upcoming annual event. The much hyped MacBook Air 2016 was earlier rumored to be a part of it. 

This laptop will be much thinner than its predecessor, and is expected to be launched at an introductory price of $899. This will make this MacBook the cheapest MacBook ever in the history of Apple.

Apple MacBook Air 2016 will be available in two variants; a 13-inch one and a 15-inch one. The device is expected to be equipped with Retina Display screen and also USB Type C port. It is also rumored to provide a whopping 178 degree view which will enable the screen to put a richer, colorful output in front of the users.

Apple MacBook Air 2016 will be the perfect hybrid of a laptop and tablet. It is, therefore, all set to go head on with Microsoft Surface Pro 4. Both the devices will offer portability to an extent which was never seen before.

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is priced at a much higher rate than the upcoming MacBook Air 2016. Microsoft Surface Pro 4 will also be launched in two variants, one will be 12 inches and the other will be 14 inches, according to BGR.

The current version of MacBook is expected to go on a heavy sale this holiday season. MacBook Air 2015 is up for heavy discounts, according to Mac Rumors. The 128 GB version of this device, which is equipped with an 11-inch of display screen is currently available for only $825. The 256 GB variant, sporting the same screen size is now available for only $1045.