Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GBMSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
Top 33%428 points
Top 33%
Top 47%340 points
Top 47%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB vs MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB: 46 facts in comparison

1. RAM

8GB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
16GB

2. pixel density

2x higher pixel density.
127ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
254ppi

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB: 8
8

4. internal storage

128GB more internal storage.
256GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
128GB

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
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB

6. 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
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
57% have it

7. thickness

2.6mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
19.8mm

8. 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
2

9. 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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB

10. 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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
96% have it

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
99% have it

12. 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
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
8% have it

13. 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

14. 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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
49% have it

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15. weight

1.25kg lighter.
1.35kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
2.6kg

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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
5% have it

17. 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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
89% have it

18. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
8GB
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 64GB
32GB

19. 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

20. 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 / 256GB
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
2% have it

21. USB 2.0 ports

More USB 2.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 2.0.
0
HP Pavilion dv7-4069wm 17.3" AMD Phenom II N830 2.1GHz / 4GB / 640GB: 4
0

22. 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
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
3% have it

23. 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"

24. 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
MSI GS72 Stealth Pro 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 128GB
7% have it

25. 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
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