Comparison of Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1) vs Apple MacBook Air (MC968LL/A)
Comparison of Apple MacBook Air (MC968LL/A) vs Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1)

Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1) vs Apple MacBook Air (MC968LL/A)

Comparison summary

Apple MacBook Air is cheaper.

For performance Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A has a lot faster processor. It also has more memory.

For displaying graphics Pro Retina MF843LL/A has a bit better graphics card.

Pro Retina MF843LL/A features a higher resolution screen (WQXGA).

Pro Retina MF843LL/A has a bigger screen. For portability Air is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1)
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Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1)

Apple MacBook Air (MC968LL/A)

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Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A (NB-AP-MACBOOK_PRO_13__MF843LLA-NB-i7-3.1)Apple MacBook Air (MC968LL/A)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb2gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Intel Iris GraphicsIntel HD 3000
Screen size
13″11.6in
Screen resolution
WQXGA (2560 x 1600 pixels)HD (1366 x 768 pixels)
Weight
3.48 lbs (1.58 kg)2.38 lbs (1.08 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
12.4 x 8.6 x 0.7 inches11.8 x 7.6 x 0.9 inches
(31.5 x 21.84 x 1.78 cm)(29.97 x 19.3 x 2.29 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Mac OS XOS X El Capitan Ver 10.11.6
Hard drives
500gb SSD64gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$999.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$999.99$329.00
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Amazon.com description

Apple MacBook Pro Retina MF843LL/A 13" Laptop, 3.1GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, macOS 10.14 Mojave (Renewed)

The MacBook Pro "Core i7" 3.1 13-Inch (Early 2015 Retina Display) features a 14 nm "Broadwell" 3.1 GHz Intel "Core i7" processor (5557U), with dual independent processor "cores" on a single silicon chip, a 4 MB shared level 3 cache, 16 GB of onboard 1866 MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM, 512 GB of 4 Lane PCIe-based flash storage, and an integrated Intel Iris Graphics 6100 graphics processor that shares memory with the system. It also has an integrated 720p FaceTime HD webcam, and a high-resolution LED-backlit 13.3" widescreen 2560x1600 (227 ppi) "Retina" display in a case that weighs just less than 3.5 pounds (1.58 kg). It does not have an internal optical drive. Connectivity includes 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, two USB 3.0 ports, two "Thunderbolt 2" ports, an HDMI port, an audio in/out port, and an SDXC card slot. In addition, this model has a backlit keyboard, a clever haptic-capable "Force Touch" trackpad and an internal, sealed battery that provides an Apple estimated 10 to 12 hours of battery life depending on use.

13", 3.1GHz, Intel Core i7

16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive

Integrated Intel Iris Graphics 6100 graphics processor

Connectivity includes 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, two USB 3.0 ports, two "Thunderbolt 2" ports, an HDMI port, an audio in/out port, and an SDXC card slot.

Fresh installation of macOS 10.14 Mojave, includes new MagSafe adapter

Apple Macbook Air MC968LL/A - 11.6in Notebook Computer - 1.6GHz Intel Core i5, 2GB RAM, 64GB SSD (Renewed)

The Apple MacBook Air 11-inch MC968LL/A is an 11.6-inch laptop with an LCD resolution of 1366 x 768. It has 2GB of memory and a 64GB hard drive. It has an Intel Core i5 1.6GHz processor and Intel HD Graphics 3000 video adapter but no dedicated video memory, so it's not well suited for high-performance video gaming. But it lacks an optical drive for burning CDs or DVDs. It comes with Mac OS X Lion pre-installed. The MacBook Air 11-inch MC968LL/A has a multitouch touchpad, and 2 USB ports. It supports Wi-Fi 802.11n, so it's compatible with the latest high-speed routers. The MacBook Air 11-inch MC968LL/A measures 11.8 inches wide by 0.8 inches high by 7.5 inches deep and it weighs 2.5lbs. It's backed by a 12 month warranty, with 3 months of tech support.

1.6GHz Intel Core i5 processor for a powerful performance . 2GB 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM

11.6-Inch Screen and 1366 x 768 native resolution for high-quality display. Yosemite 10.10.5 operating system

802.11a, b, g, n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 to keep you connected

One Thunderbird Port