Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GBApple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
Top 13%314 points
Top 13%
Top 21%285 points
Top 21%
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB: 50 facts in comparison

1. RAM

8GB more RAM memory.
8GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
16GB

2. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
227ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
227ppi

3. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
57% have it

4. weight

0g lighter.
1.58kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.58kg

5. resolution

0% higher resolution.
2560 x 1600px
Porsche Design Book One: 3840 x 2160px
2560 x 1600px

6. 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.
12h
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 12.5" Intel Core i7 6600U 2.6GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 21h
12h

7. 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 Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB

8. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1866MHz
Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 2800MHz
2133MHz

9. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Asus VivoBook Pro 15 (N580) 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 8
4

10. thickness

3.1mm thinner.
18mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
14.9mm

11. 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 Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
3% have it

12. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB

13. 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
0

14. internal storage

0MB more internal storage.
1000GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
1000GB

15. 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 Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

17. front camera megapixels

0% more megapixels (front camera).
0.3MP
Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD: 8MP
0.3MP

18. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
Apple MacBook Pro (2017) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.1GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 14nm
14nm

19. 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 Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

20. volume

28.62% less body volume.
1237.788cm³
Porsche Design Book One: cm³
962.4cm³

21. total clock speed

12.12% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.9GHz
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 4 x 4.2GHz
2 x 3.3GHz

22. height

6.6mm shorter.
219mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
212.4mm

23. width

9.9mm narrower.
314mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
304.1mm

24. Thunderbolt ports

Thunderbolt is a connection that allows you to attach external peripherals to a computer, and can carry both data and display signals. Using a single port you can connect up to six devices through a hub or daisy chain configuration.
2
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.7GHz / 16GB / 512GB: 4
2

25. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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 (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i5 3.3GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

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