Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229) vs Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Comparison summary

For performance Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a bit better performing processor. It also contains more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has Windows 10 and Apple MacBook Air has Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra.

For displaying graphics Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a faster graphics card.

Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a bigger screen. For portability Aspire R 15 2-in-1 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage.

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Compare laptop specifications

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)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.
12gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce 940MXIntel HD 6000
Screen size
15.6″13″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
4.74 lbs (2.15 kg)5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.59 x 10.09 x 0.79 inches14.3 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches
(37.06 x 25.63 x 2.01 cm)(36.32 x 26.67 x 5.59 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra
Hard drives
250gb SSD120gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$849.99$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$769.99
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$899.77$699.99
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Amazon.com description

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 Laptop, 15.6" Full HD Touch, 7th Gen Intel Core i7, GeForce 940MX, 12GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, R5-571TG-7229

Acer R5-571TG-7229 comes with these high level specs: 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U Processor 2.7GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.5GHz (4MB L3 cache), Windows 10 Home, 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display - Multi-touch screen, supporting 10-finger touch, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, 12GB DDR4 Dual Channel Memory, 256GB SSD, Secure Digital (SD) card reader, Acer True Harmony High-Performance Sound System, Two built-in stereo speakers with subwoofer and built-in dual microphones, 802.11ac Wi-Fi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO technology (Dual-Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, HD Webcam (1280 x 720), Acer Fingerprint Reader supporting Windows Hello, 1 - USB 3.1 (Type C) port (Gen 1 up to 5 Gbps), 2 - USB 3.0 Ports (One with Power-off Charging), 1 - USB 2.0 port, 1 - HDMI port with HDCP support, 4-cell Li-Ion Battery (3220 mAh), Up to 9-hours Battery Life, 4.74 lbs. | 2.15 kg (system unit only), Microsoft Signature (NX.GP7AA.001).

7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U Processor (Up to 3.5GHz)

15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) Multi-touch widescreen LED-backlit IPS display

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM

12GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD. Supports SDXC card reader. Up to 9-hours Battery Life

Operating system is windows 10 home and operating system architecture is 64-bit

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