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Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Top 39%370 points
Top 39%
Top 11%540 points
Top 11%
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Top specs and features

Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB vs Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB: 49 facts in comparison

1. RAM

8GB more RAM memory.
16GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
8GB

2. pixel density

42.55% higher pixel density.
201ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
141ppi

3. resolution

1.64x higher resolution.
2256 x 1504px
Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 15 15.6" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 16GB / 1TB + 256GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

4. internal storage

488GB more internal storage.
512GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 4000GB
1000GB

5. 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.
14.5h
Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD: 22h
7h

6. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB

7. 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.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
50% have it

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

9. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
13.5"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
15.6"

10. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB

11. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
58% have it

12. thickness

9.5mm thinner.
14.4mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
23.9mm

13. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Acer Predator Triton 700 15.6" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8Ghz / 32GB / 512GB SSD: 5
4

14. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
89% 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.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
11% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB

17. Bluetooth version

0.1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 5
4.1

18. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
2% have it

19. volume

58.7% less body volume.
989.94cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
2397.08cm³

20. total clock speed

2.24x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.5GHz
Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 12 x 2GHz
4 x 2.8GHz

21. 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.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
96% have it

22. Has USB Type-C

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
16% have it

23. has a anti-reflection coating

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
30% have it

24. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
16% 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.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i7-7660U / 16GB / 512GB
Acer Aspire 7 15.6” Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
10% have it

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