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Top 25%15 points
Top 25%
Top 65%7 points
Top 65%
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Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
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Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB vs Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 67 facts in comparison

1. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
56% have it

2. pixel density

19.81% higher pixel density.

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.

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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB

7. RAM speed

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

10. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
5% 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB

12. total clock speed

36% faster CPU clock speed.

13. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm(Intel Core i5-2450M)

14. 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.

15. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
5% have it

17. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
2% have it

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
99% have it

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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
5% have it

22. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
11% have it

23. 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 / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB

24. number of microphones

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

25. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 1.6GHZ / 8GB / 512GB
Sony Vaio E17 17.3" Intel Core i5-2450M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 500GB
46% have it

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