Apple’s keynote today announced news of the new Macbook Air which will be available within 2 weeks. Apple have slimmed down the bulkier assets of the Macbook, such as the screen and keyboard, added a number of new features such as a full size backlit keyboard which alters its light levels to suit your environment and more. The end result is a macbook that weighs just 3 pounds, and is only .76 inches at its thickest point, down to .16 inches at its thinest. At only $1799 the Macbook Air comes with comes with 2GB RAM, a 64 GB SSD or 80 GB Hard drive. Check out all the images to see just how impressive this new laptop is, and all the specs here.