69points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

69points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB

48points

Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Comparison winner
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Comparison winner
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB
vs
vs

72 facts in comparison

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB vs Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB & Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB?

  • Weight
    2.04kgvs2040,2160g
  • Thickness
    18mmvs18,20mm
  • Height
    247.1mmvs247.1,254.5mm
  • Volume
    1596.32cm³vs1596.3154199999997,1934.2cm³
  • Width
    358.9mmvs358.9,380mm

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" & Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB?

    Why is Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" & Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB?

    • USB 3.0 ports
      3vs2,2
    • Screen size
      15.6"vs15.4,15.4"
    • RJ45 ports
      1vs0,0
    • Front camera megapixels
      0.9MPvs0.3,0.3MP
    • Has a VGA connector
    • Has AES
    • Has AVX
    • Has F16C

    Videos

    Powered by

    Top specs and features

    relevant

    Design

    1.weight

    2.04kg

    2.04kg

    2.16kg

    Best

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

    249.5g

    2.Has a backlit keyboard
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    3.thickness

    18mm

    18mm

    20mm

    Best

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

    6.9mm

    4.height

    247.1mm

    247.1mm

    254.5mm

    Best

    Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 320

    17mm

    5.Has a detachable keyboard
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    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.

    For example

    Samsung Galaxy Book 2

    6.volume

    1596.32cm³

    1596.32cm³

    1934.2cm³

    Best

    Porsche Design Book One

    1579.19cm³

    relevant

    Display

    1.pixel density

    220ppi

    220ppi

    141ppi

    Best

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

    540ppi

    2.resolution

    2880 x 1800px

    2880 x 1800px

    1920 x 1080px

    Best

    Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

    3840 x 2160px

    3.every pixel has three subpixels
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    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

    15.4"

    15.4"

    15.6"

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

    Best

    MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

    18.4"

    5.has an LED-backlit display
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    6.has a anti-reflection coating
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

    relevant

    Performance

    1.RAM

    16GB

    16GB

    8GB

    Best

    MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

    64GB

    2.RAM speed

    1600MHz

    1600MHz

    1600MHz

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

    Best

    Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

    2800MHz

    3.Uses flash storage
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    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

    8

    8

    8

    More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

    Best

    Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

    12

    5.internal storage

    1000GB

    512GB

    256GB

    Best

    Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

    4000GB

    6.CPU speed

    4 x 2.2GHz

    4 x 2.2GHz

    4 x 2.1GHz

    Best

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

    12 x 2GHz

    relevant

    Connectivity

    1.USB 3.0 ports

    2

    2

    3

    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

    MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

    6

    2.Has WiFi
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    The device can connect to WiFi.

    3.Has Bluetooth
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    4.HDMI ports

    1

    1

    1

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

    Best

    Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB

    2

    5.Has USB Type-C
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

    For example

    Samsung Galaxy Book 2

    6.Bluetooth version

    4

    4

    4

    Best

    Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

    5

    relevant

    Battery

    1. longer battery life

    9h

    9h

    4h

    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

    Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD

    22h

    2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    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
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    relevant

    Features

    1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

    2.has a front camera
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    3.has GPS
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

    For example

    Samsung Galaxy Book 2

    4.Has an optical disc drive
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    For example

    Acer Aspire 5 17.3" Intel Core i3-6006U 2GHz / 8GB / 1TB HDD

    5.number of microphones

    2

    2

    1

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

    Best

    Lenovo Miix 520

    4

    6.has stereo speakers
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

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

    relevant

    Miscellaneous

    1.Has MMX
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

    2.Has AES
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

    3.Has F16C
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

    4.Has dynamic frequency scaling
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

    5.Uses hyperthreading technology
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.

    6.Has integrated graphics
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
    Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" Intel Core i7 2.2Ghz / 16GB / 512GB
    Asus ZenBook UX51VZ 15.6" Intel Core i7-3612QM 2.1GHz / 8GB / 256GB

    With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

    Top 10 laptops

    Add to comparison
      This page is currently only available in English.