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

2. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
56% have it

3. pixel density

42.27% higher pixel density.

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

5. resolution

75% higher resolution.

6. RAM speed

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

7. 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.

10. total clock speed

15.38% faster CPU clock speed.

12. Has WiFi

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

13. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

14. has a front camera

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

15. 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.

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

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

18. semiconductor size

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

19. volume

31.89% less body volume.

22. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
97% 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

24. number of microphones

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

25. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
9% have it

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