87points

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

76points

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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134 facts in comparison

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD vs Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
87
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Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
76
points
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Why is Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 18.19% higher resolution
    ?

    3072 x 1920pxvs2736 x 1824px
  • 0.5h longer battery life
    ?

    11hvs10.5h
  • Uses flash storage
    ?
  • Has a backlit keyboard
    ?
  • 30.08% bigger screen size
    ?

    16"vs12.3"
  • 3.54x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs4 x 1.3GHz
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • 2 more USB ports
    ?

    4vs2

Why is Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 1.21kg lighter
    790gvs2000g
  • 1067MHz higher ram speed
    ?

    3733MHzvs2666MHz
  • 18.14% higher pixel density
    267ppivs226ppi
  • 7.7mm thinner
    8.5mmvs16.2mm
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.weight
?

Best

Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB

249.5g

2kg

790g

2.Has a backlit keyboard
?

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.thickness
?

Best

Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB

6.9mm

16.2mm

8.5mm

4.Uses a fanless design
?

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.

For example

Google Pixelbook Go 13.3" Intel Core m3-7Y30 1GHz / 8GB RAM / 64GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Lenovo Yoga S940 14" Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.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.

For example

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2018) 14" FHD IPS Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Display

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Lenovo Yoga S940 14" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

3840 x 2160px

3072 x 1920px

2736 x 1824px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB

540ppi

226ppi

267ppi

3.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

For example

Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i7-8650U 1.9GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

18.4"

16"

12.3"

5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.has an LED-backlit display
?

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Performance

1.RAM speed
?

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

Best

Lenovo Yoga S940 14" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

3733MHz

2666MHz

2.CPU speed
?

Best

Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB

12 x 2GHz

8 x 2.3GHz (Intel Core i9-9880H)

3.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 Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.RAM
?

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

64GB

16GB

16GB

5.internal storage
?

Best

Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

4000GB

1000GB

1000GB

6.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 apps.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i9-9880H)
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-1065G7)

Connectivity

1.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

6

4

2

2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction. Show more

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

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.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

For example

Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i7-8650U 1.9GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
?

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. Show more

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Battery

1.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.

Best

Lenovo Yoga C630 13.3" Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD

25h

11h

10.5h

2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
?

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

For example

Lenovo Yoga S940 14" Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.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.

For example

Apple MacBook Air (2018) 13.3" Intel Core i5 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Features

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.has a front camera
?

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Huawei MateBook X Pro 13.9" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD

4

3

2

5.Has a stylus
?

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.

For example

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2018) 14" FHD IPS Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.Has a fingerprint scanner
?

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user. Show more

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Miscellaneous

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force. Show more

For example

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.Has an infrared sensor
?

With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.has a cellular module
?

Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Apple MacBook Pro 16" Intel Core i9 2.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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