45points

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"

45points

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB

65points

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

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75 facts in comparison

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"vs Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GBvs Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Why is Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" better than the others?

  • Weight
    ?

    1.35kgvs1350,1470g
  • Battery life
    ?

    14hvs14,12h
  • USB 3.0 ports
    ?

    2vs2,1
  • Thunderbolt ports
    ?

    1vs1,0
  • Mini DisplayPort outputs
    ?

    1vs1,0

Why is Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB better than the others?

Why is Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD better than the others?

  • Resolution
    ?

    1920 x 1080pxvs1440 x 900,1440 x 900px
  • RAM speed
    ?

    2400MHzvs1600,1600MHz
  • Pixel density
    ?

    157ppivs127,127ppi
  • Screen size
    ?

    14"vs13.3,13.3"
  • CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 2.2,2 x 2.2GHz
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Thickness
    ?

    15.8mmvs17.2,17.2mm

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Price comparison

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air (13-inch Retina Displa...Apple MacBook Air (13-inch Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Gold (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$1,139.93
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MJVE2LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MJVE2LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop Intel Core i5 1.6GHz, 256GB Flash Drive, 8GB DDR3 Memory, OS X Yosemite (2015 VERSION) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$585.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air 13.3in LED Laptop Inte...Apple MacBook Air 13.3in LED Laptop Intel i5-5250U Dual Core 1.6GHz 4GB 128GB SSD Early 2015 - MJVE2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$575.53
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MC965LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MC965LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$449.80
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro with Intel Processor (...Apple MacBook Pro with Intel Processor (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MMGG2LL/A MacBook Air 13.3-Inch La...Apple MMGG2LL/A MacBook Air 13.3-Inch Laptop (1.6 GHz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Mac OS X V10.11 El Capitan), Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$520.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop 2.6GH...Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop 2.6GHz (MGX82LL/A) Retina, 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$599.99
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MJVM2LL/A 11.6-Inch la...Apple MacBook Air MJVM2LL/A 11.6-Inch laptop(1.6 GHz Intel i5, 128 GB SSD, Integrated Intel HD Graphics 6000, Mac OS X Yosemite (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$504.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple Macbook Pro FE865LL\A 13-Inch Lapt...Apple Macbook Pro FE865LL\A 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$630.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MMGF2LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MMGF2LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (5th Gen Intel Core i5 1.6 GHz, 8 GB LPDDR3, 128 GB) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$601.53

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

ProductStorePrice
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD AmazonHuawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition ...Huawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition Thin & Light Laptop, 13.9" 3K Touch, 8th Gen i5-8250U, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 3:2 Aspect ratio, Office 365 Personal Included, Mystic Silver - Mach-W19B
Amazon logo
$899.99
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD AmazonHuawei MateBook X Signature Edition Ultr...Huawei MateBook X Signature Edition Ultraslim Laptop, 13" QHD (2K), Intel Core i7-7500U, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Fingerprint, Office 365 Personal, MateDock v2.0, Prestige Gold
Amazon logo
$1,430.00

Design

1.weight

1.35kg

1.35kg

1.47kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has a backlit keyboard
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
3.thickness

17.2mm

17.2mm

15.8mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.width

325.1mm

325.1mm

323mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.Uses a fanless design
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 900px

1440 x 900px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

127ppi

127ppi

157ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has anti-reflection coating
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
4.screen size

13.3"

13.3"

14"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.has a touch screen
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Performance

1.RAM

8GB

8GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.RAM speed

1600MHz

1600MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
3.Uses flash storage
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
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.
4.CPU speed

2 x 2.2GHz

2 x 2.2GHz

4 x 1.8GHz (Intel Core i7-8550U)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
5.internal storage

512GB

128GB

512GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
6.has an external memory slot
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.USB 3.0 ports

2

2

1

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.
4.has an HDMI output
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
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.

Battery

1.Battery life

14h

14h

12h

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.
2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
3.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
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.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
6.number of microphones

2

2

2

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

Miscellaneous

1.uses multithreading
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Multithreading technology (such as Intel's Hyperthreading or AMD's Simultaneous Multithreading) provides increased performance by splitting each of the processor's physical cores into virtual cores, also known as threads. This way, each core can run two instruction streams at once.
2.Has NX bit
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
3.Has MMX
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
4.Has AES
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
5.Has AVX
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial apps, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.
6.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" Intel Core i7 2.2GHz / 8GB / 128GB
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Price comparison

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air (13-inch Retina Displa...Apple MacBook Air (13-inch Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD Storage) - Gold (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$1,139.93
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MJVE2LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MJVE2LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop Intel Core i5 1.6GHz, 256GB Flash Drive, 8GB DDR3 Memory, OS X Yosemite (2015 VERSION) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$585.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air 13.3in LED Laptop Inte...Apple MacBook Air 13.3in LED Laptop Intel i5-5250U Dual Core 1.6GHz 4GB 128GB SSD Early 2015 - MJVE2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$575.53
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MC965LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MC965LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$449.80
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro with Intel Processor (...Apple MacBook Pro with Intel Processor (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage) - Space Gray
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MMGG2LL/A MacBook Air 13.3-Inch La...Apple MMGG2LL/A MacBook Air 13.3-Inch Laptop (1.6 GHz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Mac OS X V10.11 El Capitan), Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$520.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop 2.6GH...Apple MacBook Pro 13.3-Inch Laptop 2.6GHz (MGX82LL/A) Retina, 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$599.99
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MJVM2LL/A 11.6-Inch la...Apple MacBook Air MJVM2LL/A 11.6-Inch laptop(1.6 GHz Intel i5, 128 GB SSD, Integrated Intel HD Graphics 6000, Mac OS X Yosemite (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$504.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple Macbook Pro FE865LL\A 13-Inch Lapt...Apple Macbook Pro FE865LL\A 13-Inch Laptop Retina Display(2.4GHz dual-core Intel i5 ,8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$630.00
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air MMGF2LL/A 13.3-Inch La...Apple MacBook Air MMGF2LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (5th Gen Intel Core i5 1.6 GHz, 8 GB LPDDR3, 128 GB) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$601.53

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

ProductStorePrice
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD AmazonHuawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition ...Huawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition Thin & Light Laptop, 13.9" 3K Touch, 8th Gen i5-8250U, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 3:2 Aspect ratio, Office 365 Personal Included, Mystic Silver - Mach-W19B
Amazon logo
$899.99
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD AmazonHuawei MateBook X Signature Edition Ultr...Huawei MateBook X Signature Edition Ultraslim Laptop, 13" QHD (2K), Intel Core i7-7500U, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Fingerprint, Office 365 Personal, MateDock v2.0, Prestige Gold
Amazon logo
$1,430.00

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