Apple is likely to release its first MacBook Air with a mini-LED screen next year, the usually well-informed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo told
According to Kuo, the new MacBook Air will have a 13.3-inch mini LED screen.
With such a screen, the screen quality of the laptop is improved.
Thanks to mini LED, higher contrasts are possible, but also deeper black values than current LED screens.
In addition, such a display can make the MacBook housing slightly thinner.
Rumors about MacBooks with a mini LED screen have been circulating for some time, but they have not yet been announced by Apple.
Various sources assume that the first MacBook Pro with a mini LED screen will be presented later this year.
Apple has already released an iPad with a mini LED screen.
This is the 12.9-inch iPad Pro that was released this year.
The expectations for the new MacBook Air, which should appear in mid-2022, are that the device will have thinner screen edges than the current model.
The device would also come on the market in different colors, just like the new iMacs that were released this year.
The new MacBook Air would also be equipped with Apple's M1 chip.