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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB: 49 facts in comparison

1. pixel density

42.27% 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 i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
56% have it

4. 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 i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

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.

8. resolution

75% higher resolution.

9. RAM speed

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

11. 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 i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

12. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

13. 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 i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
2% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

17. 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 i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

18. 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.

19. total clock speed

15.38% faster CPU clock speed.

20. volume

31.89% less body volume.

21. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

22. mini DisplayPort outputs

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.

23. DisplayPort outputs

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

24. number of microphones

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

25. USB 2.0 ports

More USB 2.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 2.0.

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