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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB vs HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB: 57 facts in comparison

2. pixel density

27% 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
56% have it

5. 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB

7. RAM speed

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

8. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

9. 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.

10. 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
2% have it

11. 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB

12. 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.

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
99% have it

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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
5% have it

16. 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
5% have it

19. 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 / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
5% have it

20. 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) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
11% have it

21. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB
9% have it

22. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
HP ProBook 4540s 15.6" Intel Core i5-3210M 2.5GHz / 8GB / 750GB

23. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

24. maximum operating temperature

The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

25. Thunderbolt ports

Thunderbolt is a connection that allows you to attach external peripherals to a computer, and can carry both data and display signals. Using a single port you can connect up to six devices through a hub or daisy chain configuration.

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