70points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

64points

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

Comparison winner
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
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64 facts in comparison

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
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64
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Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD?

  • 2.5x higher resolution
    2880 x 1800pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1.56x higher pixel density
    220ppivs141ppi
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB
  • 22.22% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs4 x 1.8GHz
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • 2 more Thunderbolt ports
    2vs0
  • Has a anti-reflection coating
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1

Why is Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"?

  • 800MHz higher ram speed
    2400MHzvs1600MHz
  • 90g lighter
    1.95kgvs2040g
  • 2.1mm thinner
    15.9mmvs18mm
  • 1.3% bigger screen size
    15.6"vs15.4"
  • Has USB Type-C
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
  • Has a fingerprint scanner

Design

1.weight
?

Best

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

249.5g

2.04kg

1.95kg

2.thickness
?

Best

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

6.9mm

18mm

15.9mm

3.Has a backlit keyboard
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
4.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.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad C340 15.6" Intel Core i3-8145U 2.1GHz / 4GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
5.Has a detachable keyboard
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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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
6.volume
?

Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

1596.32cm³

1397.08cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52S 15.6” UHD Intel Core i5-8350U 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

3840 x 2160px

2880 x 1800px

1920 x 1080px

2.pixel density
?

Best

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

540ppi

220ppi

141ppi

3.screen size
?

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"

15.4"

15.6"

4.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad C340 15.6" Intel Core i3-8145U 2.1GHz / 4GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
6.has an LED-backlit display
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

Performance

1.RAM speed
?

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

1600MHz

2400MHz

2.RAM
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 15.6" Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2GHz / 64GB RAM / 1TB SSD

64GB

16GB

16GB

3.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"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
4.CPU speed
?

Best

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

12 x 2GHz

4 x 2.2GHz

4 x 1.8GHz (Intel Core i7-8550U)

5.maximum memory size
?

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD

64GB

32GB

32GB (Intel Core i7-8550U)

6.internal storage
?

Best

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

4000GB

1000GB

256GB

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
2.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.

Best

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

6

2

2

3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
5.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"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
6.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkBook 14s 14" Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD

5.2

4

4.1

Battery

1.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
2.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"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

Features

1.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"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
2.has stereo speakers
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Lenovo Miix 520

4

2

1

4.has a front camera
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
?

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
6.Has S/PDIF Out port
?

S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.

For example

Maingear Pulse 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4GHz / 16GB / 1TB HDD + 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

Miscellaneous

1.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
2.Supports ECC memory
?

Error-correcting code memory can detect and correct data corruption. It is used when is it essential to avoid corruption, such as scientific computing or when running a server.

For example

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 15.6" Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
3.Uses hyperthreading technology
?

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.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
4.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
?

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
5.Has AVX
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD
6.Has integrated graphics
?

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

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD

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