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Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Top 40%399 points
Top 40%
Top 46%357 points
Top 46%
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13" vs Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB: 52 facts in comparison

1. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
127ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
127ppi

2. RAM

0MB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
8GB

3. resolution

1.6x higher resolution.
1440 x 900px
Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

4. internal storage

488GB more internal storage.
512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 4000GB
1000GB

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.
14h
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 22h
6h

6. 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
2133MHz

7. 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"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
50% have it

8. 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"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB

9. 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
3

10. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
13.3"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
17.3"

11. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
2% have it

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB

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"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
11% have it

14. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
89% have it

15. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD: 5
4

16. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
0
Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 2
1

17. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB

18. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Air (2015) 13"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
58% have it

19. thickness

17.1mm thinner.
17.2mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
34.3mm

20. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
8GB
Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD: 64GB
32GB

21. volume

70.51% less body volume.
1269.32cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
4303.76cm³

22. total clock speed

2.36x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.2GHz
Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 12 x 2GHz
4 x 2.6GHz

23. 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"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
6% have it

24. 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"
Dell Alienware 17 R3 17.3" Intel Core i7 6700HQ 2.6GHz / 8GB / 1TB
96% have it

25. RJ45 ports

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.
0
Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD: 2
1

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