Today it became known that in the case of the new MacBook Air Apple has simplified, and most importantly reduced the price process of battery replacement. This was reported by MacRumors citing an internal document intended for the staff of the Genius Bar or authorized service centers.
According to available data, the experts will be able to replace the MacBook Air battery 2018, while retaining the same keyboard, Touch ID trackpad and other components. Easier say, thanks to special tools service centers can replace the battery of the laptop without having to change the whole lower part of the body.
It is worth noting that all other models of MacBook and MacBook Pro with Retina display, released in 2012, when replacing the battery, Apple also changed the whole body of the laptop, including the keyboard and trackpad. This is due to the fact that the battery is glued into the housing.
Many believe that this innovation will have a positive impact on the maintainability of new devices and probably make the repairs less expensive.