Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GBApple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Top 21%284 points
Top 21%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB: 44 facts in comparison

1. RAM

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

2. 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 / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
57% have it

3. pixel density

40.53% higher pixel density.
135ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
227ppi

4. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Asus VivoBook Pro 15 (N580) 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 8
4

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.
10h
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 12.5" Intel Core i7 6600U 2.6GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 21h
12h

6. 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 / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB

7. 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
2133MHz

8. resolution

74.39% higher resolution.
1366 x 768px
Porsche Design Book One: 3840 x 2160px
2560 x 1600px

9. weight

500g lighter.
1.08kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.58kg

10. thickness

2.3mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
14.9mm

11. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB

12. total clock speed

33.33% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.2GHz
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 4 x 4.2GHz
2 x 3.3GHz

13. internal storage

488GB more internal storage.
512GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
1000GB

14. 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
0

15. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
Apple MacBook Pro (2017) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.1GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 14nm
14nm

16. 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 / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

17. 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 / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
3% have it

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

19. volume

2.84% less body volume.
989.73cm³
Porsche Design Book One: cm³
962.4cm³

20. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

21. height

20.4mm shorter.
192mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
212.4mm

22. width

4.4mm narrower.
299.7mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
304.1mm

23. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
90% have it

24. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
3.1GHz
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 4.5GHz
3.6GHz

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.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 2.9GHz / 16GB / 256GB
97% have it

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