The New MacBook Air as THE STEALTH PROJECT
Using the core 2 duo was a compromise dictated by licensing to get the better video chipset. Using the i3 would have required the use of Intel mobo video that is far inferior to the nVidia solution implemented in the MBA.
No flickering video here - may have been solved by software updates.[ Edited: 13 November 2010 11:19 PM by jpashin ]