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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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 44 facts in comparison

1. 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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
56% have it

2. pixel density

40.53% higher pixel density.

4. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

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.

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB

7. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

8. resolution

74.39% higher resolution.

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB

12. total clock speed

33.33% faster CPU clock speed.

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.

15. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
5% 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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
2% 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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
99% have it

19. volume

2.84% less body volume.

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
5% have it

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
91% 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.

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 3.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
97% have it

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