Comparison of Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1) vs Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4)
Comparison of Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4) vs Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1)

Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1) vs Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4)

Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) has a lot faster processor.

The laptops have different operating systems, Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ has Windows 11 Home and Air 11” (Early 2014) has macOS.

For displaying graphics Air 11” (Early 2014) has a bit better graphics card.

Aspire 1 Blue features a higher resolution screen (Full HD).

Aspire 1 Blue is cheaper.

Aspire 1 Blue has a bigger screen. For portability Air 11” (Early 2014) is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Compare technical specifications of Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1)
Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4)

Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1)

Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4)

Compare specifications

Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1)Apple MacBook Air 11” (Early 2014) (NB-AP-MACBOOKAIR11MD711LLB-NB-i5-1.4)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Celeron SeriesIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
4gb4gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Intel UHD GraphicsIntel HD 5000
Screen size
15.6″11.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)HD (1366 x 768 pixels)
Weight
2 lbs (0.91 kg)1.1 lbs (0.5 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
15 x 14 x 1 inches11.8 x 7.6 x 0.7 inches
(38.1 x 35.56 x 2.54 cm)(29.97 x 19.3 x 1.78 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 HomemacOS
Hard drives
120gb SSD120gb SSD
Release date
October 30, 2022July 15, 2019
Amazon.com List Price
$229.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$229.99$320.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$152.48
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Laptop Dimensions

15 in
38.1 cm
14 in
35.56 cm
Thickness: 1 in (2.54 cm)
11.8 in
29.97 cm
7.6 in
19.3 cm
Thickness: 0.7 in (1.78 cm)

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Amazon.com description

Acer Aspire 1 Blue Slim Laptop Intel Processor N4500 up to 2.8Ghz 4GB DDR4 128GB eMMC 15.6in FHD LED HDMI Win 11 Webcam (A115-32-Renewed)

Portable and Ultra-thin design; Windows 11 Home; Intel Dual Core Celeron N4500 (1. 1 GHz, up to 2. 8 GHz, 4 MB cache) + Intel UHD Graphics

15.6in FHD (1920x1080) IPS ComfyView, Wide Viewing Angle, anti-glare Display with BlueLightShield technology to reduce eye strain; Narrow-bezel design; Two built-in stereo speakers and built-in digital microphone

4GB DDR4 memory (Expansion Slot Available); 128GB High Speed eMMc; Precision Touchpad; HD Webcam; Intel HD Graphics; Long Lasting battery

Gigabit Ethernet; Powerful WiFi IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac + Bluetooth 5; HDMI; 1-USB 2.0 Ports; 2- USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A Ports; 1- Network (RJ-45); Long Battery Life

ASIN: B0BJNC5TVR

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

11-Inch LED-backlit Display with build in 720p FaceTime HD Camera; 1366x768 Resolution; Intel HD Graphics 5000.

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

4GB of 1600 MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory , 128GB PCIe-based flash storage; 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0;

ASIN: B07CDCTXKT