Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GBApple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 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. 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) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
57% have it

3. pixel density

3.18% higher pixel density.
227ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
220ppi

4. 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
10h

5. 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) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

6. 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

7. resolution

20.99% higher resolution.
2560 x 1600px
Porsche Design Book One: 3840 x 2160px
2880 x 1800px

8. weight

277g lighter.
1.58kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.3kg

9. thickness

2.5mm thinner.
18mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
15.5mm

10. 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) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
3% have it

11. total clock speed

50% 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
4 x 2.9GHz

12. internal storage

1000GB more internal storage.
1000GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
2000GB

13. width

35.3mm narrower.
314mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
349.3mm

14. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

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) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

16. 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

17. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

18. volume

28.62% less body volume.
1237.788cm³
Porsche Design Book One: cm³
1303.185905cm³

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) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
6% have it

20. height

21.7mm shorter.
219mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
240.7mm

21. 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

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Google Pixelbook: 4
3

23. maximum operating temperature

The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.
35°C
Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme 14" Intel Core i5-4300U 1.9GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 63°C
35°C

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
4

25. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 16GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
39% have it

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