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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" vs Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
60
points
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
64
points
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"?

  • 460g lighter
    1.58kgvs2040g
  • 266MHz higher ram speed
    ?

    1866MHzvs1600MHz
  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    12hvs9h
  • 3.18% higher pixel density
    227ppivs220ppi
  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
    ?
  • 8nm smaller semiconductor size
    ?

    14nmvs22nm
  • 44.9mm narrower
    314mmvs358.9mm
  • 22.46% less body volume
    1237.79cm³vs1596.3154199999997cm³

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"?

  • 26.56% higher resolution
    ?

    2880 x 1800pxvs2560 x 1600px
  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB
  • 15.79% bigger screen size
    ?

    15.4"vs13.3"
  • 1.52x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs2 x 2.9GHz
  • 16GB larger maximum memory size
    ?

    32GBvs16GB
  • 4 more CPU threads
    ?

    8vs4
  • Uses a fanless design
    ?

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Price comparison

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"

Buy used:

$1,042.31

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2....Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$677.16
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128...Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD Storage) - Silver
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$749.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.3GHz Core i5...Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.3GHz Core i5, 256GB - Space Gray - 2017 (Renewed)
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$824.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” L...Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
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$949.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple 13in MacBook Pro, Retina Display, ...Apple 13in MacBook Pro, Retina Display, 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Space Grey, MPXQ2LL/A (Renewed)
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$740.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$923.71
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro MF839LL/A 128GB Flash ...Apple MacBook Pro MF839LL/A 128GB Flash Storage - 8GB LPDDR3 - 13.3in with Intel Core i5 2.7 GHz (Renewed)
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$579.39
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Retina (MGXG2LL/A), 16GB RAM, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$1,134.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro (13" Retina, Touch Bar...Apple MacBook Pro (13" Retina, Touch Bar, 2.4GHz Quad-core Intel Core i5, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) - Space Gray (Latest Model)
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$2,199.00

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Buy used:

$1,578.26

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$914.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Retina (MGXG2LL/A), 16GB RAM, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$1,134.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Ba...Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.8GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTR2LL/A (Renewed)
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$1,249.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel QuadCore i7 2.3GHz (MD103LL/A),16GB Memory, 480GB Solid State Drive, ThunderBolt (Renewed)
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$779.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad Core i7 2.7GHz (ME665LL/A) Retina Display, 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, (Renewed)
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$824.81
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro Mgxa2ll/a 15in - Intel...Apple MacBook Pro Mgxa2ll/a 15in - Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2GHz, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Intel Iris 5200 Pro Graphics , Retina Display, Mac OS X 10.9.4 - Silver (Renewed)
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$825.35
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2....Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
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$677.16
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple 15.4" MacBook Pro Laptop with Reti...Apple 15.4" MacBook Pro Laptop with Retina Display, Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD - MJLT2LL/A (Renewed)
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$834.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple Macbook Pro MJLQ2LL/A 15-inch Lapt...Apple Macbook Pro MJLQ2LL/A 15-inch Laptop, Intel Core i7 Processor, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Mac OS X (Renewed)
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$794.99

Design

1.weight
?

Best

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

249.5g

1.58kg

2.04kg

2.thickness
?

Best

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

6.9mm

18mm

18mm

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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
4.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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
5.volume
?

Best

Acer Spin 5 15" Intel Core i7-8550U / 16GB / 256GB SSD

17.64cm³

1237.79cm³

1596.32cm³

6.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.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

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

2560 x 1600px

2880 x 1800px

2.pixel density
?

Best

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

540ppi

227ppi

220ppi

3.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
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"

13.3"

15.4"

5.has a touch screen
?

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

For example

Huawei MateBook 14" (KLV-W19C) Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
6.has an LED-backlit display
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

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

1866MHz

1600MHz

2.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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
3.CPU speed
?

Best

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

12 x 2GHz

2 x 2.9GHz

4 x 2.2GHz

4.RAM
?

Best

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

64GB

8GB

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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Connectivity

1.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.

Best

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

6

2

2

2.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

2

2

3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
4.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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
5.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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
6.has a HDMI output
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

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

12h

9h

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.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
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.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
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 (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
3.has a front camera
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
4.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Huawei MateBook 14" (KLV-W19E) Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

4

2

2

5.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

8MP

0.3MP

0.3MP

6.Has S/PDIF Out port
?

S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.

For example

Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 1TB HDD + 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Price comparison

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"

Buy used:

$1,042.31

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2....Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$677.16
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128...Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD Storage) - Silver
Amazon logo
$749.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.3GHz Core i5...Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.3GHz Core i5, 256GB - Space Gray - 2017 (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$824.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” L...Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13” Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$949.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple 13in MacBook Pro, Retina Display, ...Apple 13in MacBook Pro, Retina Display, 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Space Grey, MPXQ2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$740.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$923.71
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro MF839LL/A 128GB Flash ...Apple MacBook Pro MF839LL/A 128GB Flash Storage - 8GB LPDDR3 - 13.3in with Intel Core i5 2.7 GHz (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$579.39
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Retina (MGXG2LL/A), 16GB RAM, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$1,134.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" AmazonApple MacBook Pro (13" Retina, Touch Bar...Apple MacBook Pro (13" Retina, Touch Bar, 2.4GHz Quad-core Intel Core i5, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) - Space Gray (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$2,199.00

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

Buy used:

$1,578.26

ProductStorePrice
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$914.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Re...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.8GHz Retina (MGXG2LL/A), 16GB RAM, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$1,134.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Ba...Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.8GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTR2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$1,249.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel QuadCore i7 2.3GHz (MD103LL/A),16GB Memory, 480GB Solid State Drive, ThunderBolt (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$779.00
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad...Apple MacBook Pro 15in Laptop Intel Quad Core i7 2.7GHz (ME665LL/A) Retina Display, 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$824.81
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro Mgxa2ll/a 15in - Intel...Apple MacBook Pro Mgxa2ll/a 15in - Intel Core i7-4770HQ 2.2GHz, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Intel Iris 5200 Pro Graphics , Retina Display, Mac OS X 10.9.4 - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$825.35
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2....Apple MacBook Pro 13in Core i5 Retina 2.7GHz (MF840LL/A), 8GB Memory, 256GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$677.16
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple 15.4" MacBook Pro Laptop with Reti...Apple 15.4" MacBook Pro Laptop with Retina Display, Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD - MJLT2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$834.99
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" AmazonApple Macbook Pro MJLQ2LL/A 15-inch Lapt...Apple Macbook Pro MJLQ2LL/A 15-inch Laptop, Intel Core i7 Processor, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Mac OS X (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$794.99

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