For ultralight and always carry-on laptop, the Apple M1 Macbook Air is the laptop to take it everywhere you go, without thinking twice, so you won't be without your stuff, school materials, work, or creativity. It may feel not so strong because of it's lower models, but don't let it fool you because the M1 chip is up to 3.5x faster than the preceding model. Furthermore, the chip has 8 CPU cores, which means it offers up to 5x faster graphics; just for comparison, it's 98% faster than last year's laptops. The new technology of the M1 makes it completely silent so that the battery life can last up to 18 hours. The Macbook Air comes with 16GB of RAM, 1TB SSD, and features a stunning 13.3-inch Retina display.