Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GBMaingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
Top 22%357 points
Top 22%
Top 51%221 points
Top 51%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB vs Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB: 47 facts in comparison

1. internal storage

0MB more internal storage.
256GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
256GB

2. RAM

8GB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
16GB

3. pixel density

6.3% higher pixel density.
135ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
127ppi

4. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
57% have it

5. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB

6. RAM speed

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

7. thickness

4.4mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
21.6mm

8. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Acer Predator Triton 700 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8Ghz / 32GB / 512GB SSD: 8
8

9. 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.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
7% have it

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.
3
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
4

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

12. weight

1.64kg lighter.
1.08kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
2.72kg

13. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
8GB
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 64GB
16GB

14. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB

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15. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
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Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
7% have it

16. Has a MagSafe power adapter

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
3% have it

17. height

94.8mm shorter.
192mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
286.8mm

18. width

118.6mm narrower.
299.7mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
418.3mm

19. Has a detachable keyboard

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.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

20. Has a flip and fold design

A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
11% have it

21. Has a stylus

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
4% have it

22. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
89% have it

23. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB
34% have it

24. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 256GB

25. mini DisplayPort outputs

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.
1
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2

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