Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A) vs Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)

Comparison summary

For performance Lenovo Legion Y520 has a better processor.

The laptops have different operating systems, Apple MacBook Air has Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra and Legion Y520 has Windows 10.

For displaying graphics Legion Y520 has a lot better performing graphics card.

Legion Y520 has a bigger screen. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage.

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)

Compare laptop specifications

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Core i5-7300HQ
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.
Intel HD 6000GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Screen size
13″15.6″
Screen resolution
-Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)5.28 lbs (2.39 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.3 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches14.96 x 10.43 x 1.02 inches
(36.32 x 26.67 x 5.59 cm)(38 x 26.49 x 2.59 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Mac OS X 10.13 High SierraWindows 10
Hard drives
120gb SSD250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$999.00$929.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$879.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$699.00$798.69
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Amazon.com description

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

Lenovo Legion Y520 15.6 inch FHD Gaming Laptop Computer (Intel Core i5-7300HQ, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB, 8GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Windows 10) 80WK00FHUS

Enter the arena with this slim, lightweight and powerful portable gaming PC. Powered by 7th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti discrete graphics, and featuring premium audio, it's ready for action. A backlit keyboard lets you play day or night, while its optimized thermal engineering keeps it cool for as long as you want to play - which will probably be a while. This laptop is perfect for those who like to game on-the-go, online or with their friends in the same room.

GAMING PERFORMANCE - This Y520 gaming laptop includes a 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor and 256GB of PCIe SSD storage to provide the speed and storage you need

NEXT-GEN GRAPHICS - The Y520 laptop comes with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Graphics, which will allow you to play games smoothly and delivers all the performance you need to dominate at your favorite game

HIGH-QUALITY AUDIO - With or without gaming headphones, the Legion Y520 has you covered with 2x2W Harman speakers with Dolby Audio premium to deliver top-quality audio for truly immersive gameplay

ILLUMINATED KEYBOARD - Lenovo Legion Y520 gaming laptop features a Crimson backlight keyboard that provides 1.7 mm of key travel distance delivering crisp, accurate and responsive keystrokes perfect for in-game chatting and gameplay

ULTRA PORTABLE - This Y520 gaming laptop is a mere 1.01" thick and wieghs only 5.5lbs making it easy to bring this powerful gaming laptop anywhere you go