ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 (N705UQ-EB76)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 (N705UQ-EB76) vs Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 has a bit better processor.

The laptops have different operating systems, VivoBook Pro 17 has Windows 10 and Apple MacBook Air has Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra.

For displaying graphics VivoBook Pro 17 has a better performing graphics card.

VivoBook Pro 17 has a bigger screen. For portability VivoBook Pro 17 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage VivoBook Pro 17 has an HDD storage.

ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 (N705UQ-EB76)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 (N705UQ-EB76)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Compare laptop specifications

ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 (N705UQ-EB76)Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce 940MXIntel HD 6000
Screen size
17.3″13″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
4.6 lbs (2.09 kg)5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
16.2 x 10.6 x 0.8 inches14.3 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches
(41.15 x 26.92 x 2.03 cm)(36.32 x 26.67 x 5.59 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD120gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$899.00$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$899.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$719.36$699.99
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Amazon.com description

ASUS VivoBook Pro 17 17.3” Thin and Portable FHD Laptop, 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U Processor, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX Graphics, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD, USB-C, Backlit kbd, Windows 10

The ASUS Vivo Book Pro 17 is a slim and lightweight high-performance laptop that's powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core processor. It features a 1080p FHD display with 100% sRGB color gamut, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics, audio co-developed by Harman/kardon, and the latest cooling and fast-charge technologies.

Efficient 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U 2.7GHz (Turbo up to 3.5GHz) Processor with improved media engine for smooth and uninterrupted 4K UHD playback or encoding

17.3" Full HD 178° Wide View color rich display with NVIDIA GeForce 940MX discrete graphics for flawless visuals

Slim 16.2" wide, 0.8" thin and portable footprint.Operating System: Endless OS Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro

8GB DDR4 RAM and 256GB m.2 SSD + 1TB HDD combo; Ergonomic backlit keyboard

Comprehensive connections with USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1), USB 3.0 Type-A, USB 2.0, HDMI, & headphone/mic ports for every device

Apple MacBook Air (13", 1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD) - Silver

The 13-inch MacBook Air features 8GB of memory, a fifth-generation Intel Core processor, Thunderbolt 2, great built-in apps, and all-day battery life. It’s thin, light, and durable enough to take everywhere you go—and powerful enough to do everything once you get there.

1.8 GHz Dual-core Intel Core i5 processor

Intel HD Graphics 6000

Fast SSD storage

Thunderbolt 2 port