MacBook Air with 11.6-inch Screen and iPod touch with Camera Coming in September

Submitted by lalit on July 15, 2010 - 5:22am.

Digitimes is reporting that Apple is working on new MacBook Air model that will feature an 11.6-inch screen and will be even slimmer than current Air model. The new laptop will use Intel’s ultra low voltage Core i-series processor and will be manufactured by Quanta Computer.

Digitimes’ analyst Mingchi Kuo says discussions with upstream component makers indicates that “the 11.6-inch MacBook Air will feature an even slimmer and lighter design than the previous-generation models and the technologies used for the design and concept are expected to be broadly used in the company's other product lines to boost their competitiveness.”

Kuo also added that the new iPod touch would come with a 3-megapixel camera and Apple A4 processor. The camera on the iPod will support both photo and video recording capabilities. Both the new products, MacBook Air with 11.6-inch screen and iPod touch with camera should come to the market in August or September this year.