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Apple's 2023 MacBook Air with M2 chip is one of ZDNET's picks for best laptops, and is ZDNET reviews editor June Wan's most-recommended laptop thanks to its combination of portability, performance, and price. The latter is even better right now -- for Cyber Monday, you can buy the 15-inch MacBook Air for $1,029 at B&H Photo, an all-time-high $270 discount (Amazon also has the same 15-inch MacBook Air for $1,049, a $250 discount). But hurry -- B&H Photo's deal expires tonight at midnight.
The 2023 MacBook Air M2 features a sleek and modern design and MagSafe charging, along with a six-speaker sound system, two USB-C/Thunderbolt ports, and an 18-hour battery life. It weighs just over 3 pounds, making it one of the lighter laptops of its size.