Choosing one laptop completely depends upon your computing needs and budget. If you are an Apple gadget fan, then MacBook series too have multiple options for you. Every time this company launches new devices, a new benchmark of performance and technology hits the market.
In 2015, many quality laptops for Windows OS are also launched in the market as best competitors of the New MacBooks. Apple launched few variants of its flagship laptop series of MacBook Air and Pro which are competing in between. After all, the buyers get more options to choose from. The following comparisons will help in deciding the ideal laptop for you.
* Design – All of the variants launched this year are having aluminium bodies with attractive metallic finishing. The New MacBook Pro 13-inch and 15-inch models are little bulky and have 18mm thickness. Even these are only 1mm fatter than the both 11-inch and 13-inch Air models. In terms of lightweight, the 11-incher air tops the list with and 15-inch Pro hits the bottom with 2.02kg weight. The 13-inch Pro weights 1.58kg and New MacBook Air with the same size manages up to 1.35kg. Silver is the ultimate and only colour selection available for the buyers. No design tweaks made for any of these new models by Apple.
* Features – Screen quality and size mainly create significant variations among these models after the CPU, GPU and Price. Pro models have really great Retina screens which the Air models miss-out. The Air models are coming with TN LCD screens which fails to give better resolution as its colour reproduction is not excellent. In this manner, Pro models are preferred for better resolution, flawless colour reproduction, better viewing angles and enhanced contrast ratio.
In terms of connectivity options, the bigger size Pro models are coming with all ports. The smallest 11-in Air model lacks many essential connectivity ports due to its small in size factor. All these models have backlit keyboards and a similar type of touchpad expect the 13-inch MacBook Pro as it features a new Force Touch pad.
* Performance – The CPU, GPU, RAM, battery and other hardware elements of these gadgets vary but all are of premier grades. The 13-inch and 11-inch New MacBook Air models boasted with Dual-core Broadwell Intel Core i5 CPUs. The 15-inch New MacBook Pro model comes with quad-core CPUs. MacBook Airs are having 4GB RAM while the Pro models got at least 8GB RAM.
Mostly both series are having multiple sub-variants as per the storage space. So, check the pricing and configuration details while buying a MacBook.