65points

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"

60points

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Comparison winner
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
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62 facts in comparison

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" vs Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
65
points
Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
60
points
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Why is Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15" better than Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD?

  • 2.5x higher resolution
    2880 x 1800pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB
  • 22.22% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs4 x 1.8GHz
  • Has a anti-reflection coating
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?

Why is Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD better than Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"?

  • 800MHz higher ram speed
    ?

    2400MHzvs1600MHz
  • 90g lighter
    1.95kgvs2040g
  • 1.3% bigger screen size
    ?

    15.6"vs15.4"
  • 2.1mm thinner
    15.9mmvs18mm
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
    ?
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4

Price comparison

Design

1.weight
?

Best

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

249.5g

2.04kg

1.95kg

2.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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
3.thickness
?

Best

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

6.9mm

18mm

15.9mm

4.Uses a fanless design
?

By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
5.volume
?

Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

1596.32cm³

1397.08cm³

6.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 ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2018) 14" FHD IPS Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

3840 x 2160px

2880 x 1800px

1920 x 1080px

2.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"

3.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
4.has a touch screen
?

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

For example

Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Performance

1.RAM speed
?

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

Best

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i5-1035G7 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD

3733MHz

1600MHz

2400MHz

2.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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
3.RAM
?

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

64GB

16GB

8GB

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.Supports 64-bit
?

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
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.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

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

6

2

2

2.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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
5.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

6

2

4

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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Features

1.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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
2.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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Huawei MateBook X Pro 13.9" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD

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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 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 P53 15.6" FHD Intel Xeon E-2276M 2.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 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 that work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain apps.

Apple MacBook Pro (2015) 15"
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 15.6" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD
5.Has AVX
?

AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial apps, 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 / 8GB / 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 / 8GB / 256GB SSD

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