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When Apple announced the new 12-inch MacBook this week, all eyes were on its superthin design — it’s thinner than the MacBook Air every PC has emulated for years. But in many ways, the new MacBook is more iPad than laptop.

No, the MacBook 12 doesn’t have a touchscreen, and it uses a traditional attached keyboard. But in addition to its standard audio jack, it has only one port: a USB-C port that is more similar to the iPad’s Lightning port than the MacBooks’ Thunderbolt port. The new MacBook is mainly screen and battery, with a tiny motherboard inside — like an iPad Air. It comes in the same three colors as the iPad, and it features a new touchpad that favors the use of iPad-like gestures.

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