Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GBDell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
Top 38%385 points
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Top 63%231 points
Top 63%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB vs Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 51 facts in comparison

1. RAM

4GB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
4GB

2. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
127ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
127ppi

3. resolution

1.6x higher resolution.
1440 x 900px
Dell XPS 13 13.3" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

4. internal storage

372GB more internal storage.
128GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
500GB

5. 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

6. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 12GB / 256GB SSD: 8
4

7. 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
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB

8. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
49% have it

9. 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.
2
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
1

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
99% have it

11. total clock speed

6.25% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.6GHz
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 4 x 4.2GHz
2 x 1.7GHz

12. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB

13. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
0
Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 2
1

14. thickness

10.7mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
27.9mm

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15. 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
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
8% have it

16. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
13.3"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
17.3"

17. 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
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
57% have it

18. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2018) 14" WQHD IPS Intel Core i7-8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB / 1TB SSD: 4.2
4

19. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
2% have it

20. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
89% have it

21. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
96% have it

22. 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
Dell Inspiron 17 5000 17.3" Intel Pentium 3558U 1.7GHz / 4GB / 500GB
8% have it

23. weight

1.64kg lighter.
1.35kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
2.99kg

24. volume

58.93% less body volume.
1269.32cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
3090.64cm³

25. RJ45 ports

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.
0
Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD: 2
1

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