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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
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Top 9%
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
Top specs and features

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB vs Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 62 facts in comparison

1. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
220ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
220ppi

2. RAM

16GB more RAM memory.
16GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
32GB

3. resolution

0% higher resolution.
2880 x 1800px
Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 15 15.6" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 1TB + 256GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
2880 x 1800px

4. internal storage

3488GB more internal storage.
512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 4000GB
4000GB

5. 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.
9h
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 22h
10h

6. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 2800MHz
2400MHz

7. 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) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
50% have it

8. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Acer Aspire Switch 10 SW5-012 10.1" Intel Atom Z3735F 1.33GHz / 2GB / 32GB: 8
12(Intel Core i9-8950HK)

9. 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) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

10. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
15.4"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
15.4"

11. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
32GB
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 64GB
64GB(Intel Core i9-8950HK)

12. Bluetooth version

1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 5
5

13. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

14. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
58% have it

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15. 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) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
11% have it

16. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
89% have it

17. total clock speed

1.74x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.5GHz
Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 12 x 2GHz
6 x 2.9GHz(Intel Core i9-8950HK)

18. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

19. volume

18.36% less body volume.
1596.32cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
1303.19cm³

20. thickness

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

21. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
96% have it

22. Has USB Type-C

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
16% have it

23. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
22nm
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 10nm
14nm

24. Has a detachable keyboard

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.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.5Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD
6% have it

25. weight

210g lighter.
2.04kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.83kg

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