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Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Top 20%527 points
Top 20%
Top 40%398 points
Top 40%
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Top specs and features

Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB vs Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB: 60 facts in comparison

1. RAM

0MB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
8GB

2. pixel density

11.02% higher pixel density.
141ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
127ppi

3. resolution

1.6x higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px
Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
1440 x 900px

4. internal storage

488GB more internal storage.
1000GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 4000GB
512GB

5. longer battery life

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
7h
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 22h
14h

6. Uses flash storage

Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
50% have it

7. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
2400MHz
Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 2800MHz
1600MHz

8. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB

9. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Lenovo ThinkPad T480 14" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD: 8
4

10. USB 3.0 ports

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
1
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
2

11. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
15.6"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
13.3"

12. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
12% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB

14. Bluetooth version

0.1 newer Bluetooth version.
4.1
Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD: 5
4

15. volume

47.05% less body volume.
2397.08cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
1269.32cm³

16. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
58% have it

17. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
1
Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 2
0

18. total clock speed

3.5x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.8GHz
Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 12 x 2GHz
2 x 1.6GHz

19. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
2% have it

20. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4
Asus ROG Zephyrus M (GM501) 15.6" Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2GHz / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD + 1TB SSHD: 5
2

21. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
90% have it

22. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB

23. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
32GB
Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD: 64GB
8GB

24. thickness

6.7mm thinner.
23.9mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
17.2mm

25. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
96% have it

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