Skip to main content
Play Video

MacBook AIR 13.3" 3.2GHz M1 8-CORE 8GB 512GB SSD

We're sorry-this item is unavailable.
Contact our experts for a recommendation of great alternatives. Call us at 800-449-9128.


Apple's thinnest and lightest notebook with more power than ever.

Apple’s thinnest and lightest notebook gets supercharged with the Apple M1 chip. Tackle your projects with the blazing-fast 8-core CPU. Take graphics-intensive apps and games to the next level with an up to 8-core GPU. And accelerate machine learning tasks with the 16-core Neural Engine. All with a silent, fanless design and the longest battery life ever—up to 18 hours.* MacBook Air. Still perfectly portable. Just a lot more powerful.

Battery life varies by use and configuration


  • Apple-designed M1 chip for a giant leap in CPU, GPU, and machine learning performance
  • Go longer than ever with up to 18 hours of battery life1
  • 8-core CPU delivers up to 3.5x faster performance to tackle projects faster than ever2
  • Up to eight GPU cores with up to 5x faster graphics for graphics-intensive apps and games2
  • 16-core Neural Engine for advanced machine learning
  • 8GB of unified memory so everything you do is fast and fluid
  • Superfast SSD storage launches apps and opens files in an instant
  • Fanless design for silent operation
  • 13.3-inch Retina display with P3 wide color for vibrant images and incredible detail3
  • FaceTime HD camera with advanced image signal processor for clearer, sharper video calls
  • Three-microphone array focuses on your voice instead of what’s going on around you
  • Next-generation Wi-Fi 6 for faster connectivity 
  • Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports for charging and accessories 
  • Backlit Magic Keyboard and Touch ID for secure unlock and payments 
  • macOS Big Sur introduces a bold new design and major app updates for Safari, Messages, and Maps 
  • Available in gold, space gray, and silver 

  • Legal 
    Configurable options are available. 
    1Battery life varies by use and configuration. 
    2Compared with previous generation. 
    3Display size is measured diagonally. 
      Accessi­bilityAccessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of their new MacBook Air. With built-in support for vision, hearing, mobility, and learning, you can create and do amazing things.Learn moreabout accessibilityFeatures include:Voice ControlVoiceOverZoomIncrease ContrastReduce MotionSiri and DictationSwitch ControlClosed CaptionsText to Speech
        Built-in AppsPhotosiMovieGarageBandPagesNumbersKeynoteSiriSafariMailFaceTimeMessagesMapsNewsStocksHomeVoice MemosNotesCalendarContactsRemindersPhoto BoothPreviewBooksApp StoreTime MachineTVMusicPodcastsFind MyQuickTime Player

          For advanced CPU and graphics performance with more battery life. Order today.


          MacBook AIR 13.3" 3.2GHz M1 8-CORE 8GB 512GB SSD Specifications:

          Retina display
          13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560-by-1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
          Supported scaled resolutions:
          1680 by 1050
          1440 by 900
          1024 by 640
          400 nits brightness
          Wide color (P3)
          True Tone technology

          • Apple M1 chip
          • 8-core CPU with 4 perform­ance cores and 4 efficiency cores
          • 7-core GPU
          • 16-core Neural Engine
          • Apple M1 chip
          • 8-core CPU with 4 perform­ance cores and 4 efficiency cores
          • 8-core GPU
          • 16-core Neural Engine
          Battery and Power
          Up to 15 hours wireless web
          Up to 18 hours Apple TV app movie playback
          Built-in 49.9‑watt‑hour lithium‑polymer battery
          30W USB-C Power Adapter
          Charg­ing and Expan­sion

          • Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for:
          • Charging
          • DisplayPort
          • Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s)
          • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)
          8GB unified memory
          Configurable to:

          • 2256GB
          • 256GB SSD
          • Configurable to:
          • 512GB, 1TB, or 2TB
          • 512GB
          • 512GB SSD
          • Configurable to:
          • 1TB or 2TB
          • Key­board and Track­pad
          Backlit Magic Keyboard with:
          78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys including 12 function keys and 4 arrow keys in an inverted-T arrangement
          Ambient light sensor
          Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures
          Touch ID

          • Touch ID sensor
          802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 wireless networking
          IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac compatible
          Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology

          • 720p FaceTime HD camera
          Video Support
          Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at millions of colors and:
          One external display with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz
          Thunderbolt 3 digital video output
          Native DisplayPort output over USB-C
          VGA, HDMI, DVI, and Thunderbolt 2 output supported using adapters (sold separately)
            AudioStereo speakersWide stereo soundSupport for Dolby Atmos playbackThree-mic array with directional beamforming3.5 mm headphone jack
              Operating RequirementsLine voltage: 100V to 240V ACFrequency: 50Hz to 60HzOperating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)Storage temperature: −13° to 113° F (−25° to 45° C)Relative humidity: 0% to 90% noncondensingOperating altitude: tested up to 10,000 feetMaximum storage altitude: 15,000 feetMaximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet
                Shop with a Friend
                Free Shipping
                • Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
                • Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
                Learn More
                2-Year Free Warranty on Guitars

                Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.

                Contact Us for Details
                We're Here for You

                Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.

                Contact Us
                Proactive Advisor Support Chat