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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB

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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"?

  • 460g lighter
    1.58kgvs2040g
  • 8nm smaller semiconductor size
    14nmvs22nm
  • 28.1mm shorter
    219mmvs247.1mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
  • 22.46% less body volume
    1237.79cm³vs1596.3154199999997cm³
  • 44.9mm narrower
    314mmvs358.9mm

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz / 8GB / 256GB?

  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB
  • 26.56% higher resolution
    2880 x 1800pxvs2560 x 1600px
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB
  • 4 more CPU threads
    8vs4
  • 16GB larger maximum memory size
    32GBvs16GB
  • 1.63x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs2 x 2.7GHz
  • 15.79% bigger screen size
    15.4"vs13.3"
  • Uses a fanless design

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Design

1.weight

1.58kg

2.04kg

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

3.thickness

18mm

18mm

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4.height

219mm

247.1mm

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5.volume

1237.79cm³

1596.32cm³

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6.Has a detachable keyboard
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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. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

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Display

1.pixel density

227ppi

220ppi

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2.resolution

2560 x 1600px

2880 x 1800px

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3.every pixel has three subpixels
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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.

4.screen size

13.3"

15.4"

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

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5.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

6.has a anti-reflection coating
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This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

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Performance

1.RAM

8GB

16GB

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2.RAM speed

1866MHz

1600MHz

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

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3.Uses flash storage
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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.

4.CPU threads

4

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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

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5.internal storage

256GB

1000GB

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6.maximum memory size

16GB

32GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

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Connectivity

1.USB 3.0 ports

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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.

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2.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

3.HDMI ports

1

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More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

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4.Has Bluetooth
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Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

5.USB ports

2

2

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

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6.RJ45 ports

0

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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.

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Battery

1. longer battery life

12h

9h

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.

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2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
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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.

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

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Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

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

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

5.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

0.3MP

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6.Has an optical disc drive
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An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to use CDs and DVDs for reading and/or writing data.

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