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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB: 51 facts in comparison

1. RAM

0MB more RAM memory.
16GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
16GB

2. pixel density

3.18% higher pixel density.
220ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
227ppi

3. resolution

26.56% higher resolution.
2880 x 1800px
Dell XPS 13 13.3" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
2560 x 1600px

4. internal storage

488GB more internal storage.
1000GB
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510) 15.6" Intel i7-7500U 2.7 Ghz / 16GB / 512GB SSD + 2TB HDD: 2512GB
512GB

5. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB: 8
4

6. 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
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 12.5" Intel Core i7 6600U 2.6GHz / 4GB / 500GB: 21h
10h

7. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB

8. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
57% have it

9. 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
1866MHz

10. thickness

3.1mm thinner.
18mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
14.9mm

11. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB

12. 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.
2
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
0

13. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
8% have it

14. weight

670g lighter.
2.04kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.37kg

16. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
96% have it

17. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
49% have it

18. total clock speed

2.2x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.2GHz
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700k 3.6Ghz / 8GB / 480GB SSD + 1TB HDD: 4 x 4.2GHz
2 x 2GHz

19. 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"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
5% have it

20. RJ45 ports

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.
0
Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD: 2
0

21. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
99% have it

22. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
89% have it

23. 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"
13.3"

24. Has USB Type-C

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
14% have it

25. 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) 15"
Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 13" Intel Core i5 2.0GHz / 16GB / 512GB
7% have it

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