78points

Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB

55points

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB

70points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB

33points

Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

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Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB
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Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB vs Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB vs Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Why is Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB better than Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB & Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB & Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB?

    Why is Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB better than Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB & Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB & Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB?

    • Weight
      1.35kgvs3946.3,2040,2390.4g
    • Thickness
      17.2mmvs39.6,18,35.6mm
    • Height
      227mmvs320,247.1,241.3mm
    • Volume
      1269.32cm³vs5358.9888,1596.3154199999997,3272.8966800000003cm³
    • Width
      325.1mmvs422.9,358.9,381mm

    Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB better than Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB & Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB & Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB?

    • Uses a fanless design

    Why is Toshiba Satellite C50t 15.6" Intel i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB better than Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB & Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB & Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.8Ghz / 16GB / 256GB?

    • Has a touch screen
    • Has an accelerometer
    • USB 2.0 ports
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    1.weight

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    2.39kg

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    2.Has a backlit keyboard
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    The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

    3.thickness

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    6.Has a detachable keyboard
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    You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

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    2.resolution

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    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.

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    5.has an LED-backlit display
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    Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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    2.internal storage

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    The device can connect to WiFi.

    3.Has Bluetooth
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    1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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    With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

    2.has a front camera
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    A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

    3.has GPS
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    4.has stereo speakers
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    Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

    5.Has an optical disc drive
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    An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to use CDs and DVDs for reading and/or writing data.

    6.Has a fingerprint scanner
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    The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

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