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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB: 53 facts in comparison

2. pixel density

44.05% higher pixel density.

3. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
56% have it

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.

8. resolution

68.36% higher resolution.

9. RAM speed

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

10. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB

11. volume

31.89% less body volume.

12. 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.
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Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
11% have it

13. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
5% have it

14. semiconductor size

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

15. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
2% have it

16. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
5% have it

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
99% have it

19. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB
5% have it

20. 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.

22. internal storage

896GB more internal storage.

23. total clock speed

33.33% faster CPU clock speed.

24. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.4GHz / 8GB / 1TB

25. Uses a fanless design

Through the use of power-efficient components that do not produce large amounts of heat, a device can be made that doesn’t use cooling fans. This results in a much quieter, or even silent, device.
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