Comparison of HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook) vs Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr)
Comparison of Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr) vs HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook)

HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook) vs Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr)

Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) has a lot faster processor. It also has more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, HP Chromebook 14″ has Chrome OS and Air 13” (2017) has macOS.

For displaying graphics Air 13” (2017) has a better graphics card.

Air 13” (2017) features a higher resolution screen (WXGA+).

Chromebook has a bigger screen. For portability Chromebook is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Chromebook is cheaper.

Air 13” (2017) has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook)
Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr)

HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook)

Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr)

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HP Chromebook 14″ (Chromebook)Apple MacBook Air 13” (2017) (MQD32LL/A-cr)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
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Intel Celeron N3350Intel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed and multiprocessing capabilities of a laptop.
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4gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
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Intel HD 500Intel HD 6000
Screen size
14″13″
Screen resolution
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)WXGA+ (1440 x 900 pixels)
Weight
2.98 lbs (1.35 kg)5.6 lbs (2.54 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
13.27 x 8.94 x 0.72 inches13 x 9 x 1 inches
(33.71 x 22.71 x 1.83 cm)(33.02 x 22.86 x 2.54 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Chrome OSmacOS
Hard drives
32gb SSD120gb SSD
Release date
May 15, 2021November 13, 2022
Amazon.com List Price
$249.00$293.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$249.00$293.99
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$399.97
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Laptop Dimensions

13.27 in
33.71 cm
8.94 in
22.71 cm
Thickness: 0.72 in (1.83 cm)
13 in
33.02 cm
9 in
22.86 cm
Thickness: 1 in (2.54 cm)

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Amazon.com description

HP 2020 Premium Chromebook 14” HD Laptop Business & Student, Intel Celeron N3350, up to 2.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 32GB eMMC, HD Webcam, Bluetooth, WiFi, Chrome OS, 11+ Hour Battery, w/MarXsol Accessories

【14" HD display】Typical 1366 x 768 HD resolution. Energy-efficient WLED backlight. Intel HD Graphics 500. On-processor graphics with shared video memory provide everyday image quality for Internet use, basic photo editing and casual gaming.

【Intel Celeron processor N3350】Intel Celeron processor N3350 (1.1 GHz, upto 2.4GHz) Enjoy a computer with an Intel Celeron processor. Experience Intel performance with entertainment features and fast connectivity. The Intel Celeron processor delivers performance in a new computer that fits your lifestyle and budget.

【4GB LPDDR3 RAM + 32GB eMMC】 Plenty of high-bandwidth RAM to smoothly run your games as well as multiple programs. 32GB eMMC flash memory, This ultracompact memory system is ideal for mobile devices and applications, providing enhanced storage capabilities, streamlined data management, quick boot-up times and support for high-definition video playback.

【Google Chrome OS】Chrome OS is the speedy, simple and secure OS that powers every Chromebook. Chrome OS updates automatically every 6 weeks with the latest software and protection. Ready for Online Class, Webex, Zoom, Google Meeting

【Authorized Marxsol Bundle】2 USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 (Data Transfer up to 5 Gb/s, Power Delivery, DP1.2, HP Sleep and Charge); 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 , 1x HDMI, 1x Media Card Reader, 1x Headphone/Microphone Combo. Built-in protection and Google products, Built-In Speaker, Touchpad, Island-Style Keyboard, Built-In Microphone, Built-In Bluetooth, Built-In Webcam. Wireless-AC + Bluetooth + Marxsol Cable Accessories Included

ASIN: B08P9XDMRP

Apple 13in MacBook Air (2017 Newest Version) 1.8GHz Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD (Renewed)

1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor (Turbo Boost up to 2.7 GHz) with 3 MB shared L3 cache

8 GB of 1600 MHz LPDDR3 RAM; 128 GB PCIe-based flash storage

Intel HD Graphics 6000; 13.3" screen with 1440x900 resolution; Up to 12 Hours of Battery Life

ASIN: B07HY9H8VB