Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GBSony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
Top 33%428 points
Top 33%
Top 16%535 points
Top 16%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB vs Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB: 45 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

1.97x higher pixel density.
127ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
250ppi

3. resolution

3.37x higher resolution.
1440 x 900px
Dell XPS 13 13.3" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
2560 x 1704px

4. 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

5. internal storage

768GB more internal storage.
256GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
1024GB

6. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB

7. 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

8. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
57% have it

9. thickness

3.5mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
13.7mm

10. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB

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

12. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
96% have it

13. weight

138.9g lighter.
1.35kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.21kg

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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
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15. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
99% have it

16. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
8% have it

17. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2
Acer Predator Triton 700 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8Ghz / 32GB / 512GB SSD: 5
2

18. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
89% have it

19. 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

20. total clock speed

2.75x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.6GHz
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 4 x 4.2GHz
4 x 2.2GHz

21. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
5% have it

22. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 256GB
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
35% have it

23. 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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
3% have it

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
Sony Vaio Z Canvas 12.3" Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 1TB
7% have it

25. 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.
2
Toshiba Qosmio X70 17.3" Intel Core i7 4700MQ 2.6GHz / 32GB / 1TB: 4
2

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