Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
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Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB: 48 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. 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
1600MHz

3. 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB

4. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
57% have it

5. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Acer Predator Triton 700 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8Ghz / 32GB / 512GB SSD: 8
8

6. thickness

1.6mm thinner.
18mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
19.6mm

7. 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
16GB

8. 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
2

9. 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

10. weight

842.5g lighter.
2.04kg
Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB: 249.5g
1.2kg

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
99% have it

12. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB

13. 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
7% have it

14. 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) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
3% 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
7% have it

16. memory slots

More memory slots (also known as DIMM slots) allow you to add more RAM to your computer. It is also useful when upgrading, as you can add RAM to an empty slot instead of replacing an existing memory module.
1
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17. Has a flip and fold design

A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
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18. 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
5% have it

19. height

20.3mm shorter.
247.1mm
Toshiba Tecra A50-C1541 15.6" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB: 126mm
226.8mm

20. width

39.1mm narrower.
358.9mm
Lenovo Flex 10 10.1" Intel Celeron N2805 1.46GHz / 2GB / 320GB: 188.5mm
319.8mm

21. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
HP Envy 13 13.3" IntelCore i7-7500U 2.7GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD: 4.2
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22. USB 2.0 ports

More USB 2.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 2.0.
0
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0

23. 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
49% have it

24. 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"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
96% have it

25. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
MSI GS30 Shadow 13.3" Intel Core i7-4870HQ 2.5GHz / 16GB / 512GB
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