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Apple MacBook Air 13in late 2010

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During benchmark testing, the MacBook Air’s fan did chime in with a muted gasp and the body proved to be hotter at the back, but far from scalding. Yet, in general use, it was completely silent and at most becoming warm, rather than hot, the battery appeared to live up to its endurance claims.

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PCMark Vantage Results

Apple Macbook Air 13in

Longer bars are better

Battery Life Results

Apple Macbook Air 13in

Battery life in minutes
Longer bars are better

Apple Macbook Air 13in

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