Comparison of ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook) vs Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple)
Comparison of Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple) vs ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook)

ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook) vs Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple)

Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook Air 11″ has a lot better performing processor.

The laptops have different operating systems, ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ has Chrome OS and Air has macOS.

Air features a higher resolution screen (HD Plus).

Chromebook C423 has a bigger screen. For portability Air is lighter.

Chromebook C423 is cheaper.

Air has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook)
Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple)

ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook)

Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple)

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ASUS Chromebook C423 14″ (ASUS VivoBook)Apple MacBook Air 11″ (Apple)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Celeron N3350Intel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
4gb4gb
Screen size
14″11.6″
Screen resolution
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)HD Plus (1600 x 900 pixels)
Weight
3.3 lbs (1.5 kg)2.35 lbs (1.07 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
23.3 x 11.7 x 3.1 inches
(59.18 x 29.72 x 7.87 cm)
Hard drives
32gb SSD120gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$229.00$290.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$229.00$251.21
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Amazon.com description

ASUS Chromebook C423 14" Laptop Computer for Business Student, Intel Celeron N3350 up to 2.4GHz, 4GB DDR4 RAM, 32GB eMMC, 802.11AC WiFi, Webcam, Type-C, Online Class Ready, Chrome OS, BROAGE Mousepad

Powered by Intel Celeron N3350 dual-core processor 1.10GHz (with Max Turbo Speed of 2.40GHz)

14.0" (16:9) HD (1366x768) 60Hz Anti-Glare Panel 45% NTSC Display. Integrated Intel CPU

4GB LPDDR4 2400MHz SDRAM Memory for basic multitasking; 32GB eMMC Flash Hard drive is ideal for mobile devices and applications, providing enhanced storage capabilities, streamlined data management, quick boot-up times and support for high-definition video playback.

Integrated 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2x2) Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo; 1 Multi-format card reader (SD/SDHC/SDXC); 2 x Type-A USB 3.1 (Gen 1), 2 x Type-C USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) with display and power delivery support, 1 x COMBO audio jack

Apple MacBook Air 11.6-Inch HD+ MD711LL/B Laptop (1.4GHz Intel Core i5 Dual-Core up to 2.7GHz, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, HD Camera, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth, USB 3.0, Mac OS X) (Renewed)

11.6in backlit LED screen, 802.11ac Wireless, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0

1.4 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz) with 3MB shared L3 cache

4 GB 1600 MHz LPDDR3 Memory, 128 GB PCIe-based flash storage.

802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0; Up to 9 Hours of Battery Life, OS X