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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13" vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB: 49 facts in comparison

1. 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 (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
56% have it

3. pixel density

3.18% higher pixel density.

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.

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"
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.

7. resolution

20.99% higher resolution.
2880 x 1800px

10. 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.

11. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

12. total clock speed

11.54% faster CPU clock speed.

13. 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 (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
2% have it

15. Has WiFi

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

16. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
5% have it

17. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

18. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 13"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB

19. volume

28.62% less body volume.

20. internal storage

744GB more internal storage.

22. 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 (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
48% have it

23. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 15" with Touch Bar and Touch ID / Intel Core i7 2.6GHz / 16GB / 256GB
99% have it

24. USB 2.0 ports

More USB 2.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 2.0.

25. lowest potential operating temperature

The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

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