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Top 20%16 points
Top 20%
Top 65%7 points
Top 65%
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Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
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Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB vs Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 46 facts in comparison

1. pixel density

27.36% higher pixel density.

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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
56% have it

4. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB

5. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

8. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB

10. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
5% have it

11. 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.

12. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
2% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
99% have it

14. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
5% have it

17. 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 / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
5% have it

18. 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 / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
11% have it

19. 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.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
48% have it

20. 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
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
97% have it

21. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

22. memory slots

More memory slots (also known as DIMM slots) allow you to add more RAM to your computer. It is also useful when upgrading, as you can add RAM to an empty slot instead of replacing an existing memory module.

23. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
88% have it

24. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 11" Intel Core i7 2.2GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Gigabyte Q1742N 17.3" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 2GB / 320GB
99% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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