69points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

40points

Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB

68points

Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Comparison winner
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB
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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB vs Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB & Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB?

  • Has a anti-reflection coating
  • Uses a fanless design
  • Has a MagSafe power adapter

Why is Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" & Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB?

  • Has an optical disc drive
  • Has MMX
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Has AES
  • Has AVX
  • Has F16C
  • Has dynamic frequency scaling
  • Uses hyperthreading technology

Why is Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" & Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB?

  • Pixel density
    288ppivs220,100ppi
  • Resolution
    2880 x 1920pxvs2880 x 1800,1366 x 768px
  • RAM speed
    2133MHzvs1600,1600MHz
  • Weight
    1.1kgvs2040,2520g
  • Has USB Type-C
  • Thickness
    14.6mmvs18,31.9mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Height
    216mmvs247.1,251mm

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Design

1.weight

2.04kg

2.52kg

1.1kg

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249.5g

2.Has a backlit keyboard
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

3.thickness

18mm

31.9mm

14.6mm

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4.height

247.1mm

251mm

216mm

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17mm

5.Has a detachable keyboard
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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.

6.volume

1596.32cm³

3026.61cm³

924cm³

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1579.19cm³

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Display

1.pixel density

220ppi

100ppi

288ppi

Best

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540ppi

2.resolution

2880 x 1800px

1366 x 768px

2880 x 1920px

Best

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3840 x 2160px

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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"

15.6"

12"

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

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18.4"

5.has an LED-backlit display
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

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Performance

1.RAM

16GB

8GB

8GB

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

64GB

2.RAM speed

1600MHz

1600MHz

2133MHz

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

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2800MHz

3.Uses flash storage
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

4

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

750GB

512GB

Best

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4000GB

6.maximum memory size

32GB

16GB

16GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

Best

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64GB

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Connectivity

1.USB 3.0 ports

2

2

2

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"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.Has Bluetooth
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

4.Has USB Type-C
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

5.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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.

6.has a VGA connector
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

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Battery

1. longer battery life

9h

4h

8h

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"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

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Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

2.has a front camera
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

3.has GPS
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

4.has stereo speakers
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

5.Has a stylus
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

6.Has an optical disc drive
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

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Miscellaneous

1.Has integrated graphics
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

2.Has MMX
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

3.Has AVX
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial applications, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.

4.Has F16C
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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

6.Uses hyperthreading technology
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Asus K55 15.6" Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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.

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