HP Pavilion (HP15 Series)
Apple MacBook Air (MD761LL/B)

HP Pavilion (HP15 Series) vs Apple MacBook Air (MD761LL/B)

Comparison summary

The laptops have different operating systems, HP Pavilion has Windows 10 and Apple MacBook Air has OS X Mavericks.

For displaying graphics Pavilion has a bit faster graphics card.

Pavilion has a bigger screen. For carrying Air is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Air has more memory.

Air is cheaper.

They have different storage types, Pavilion has an 1000gb HDD and Air has an 250gb SSD.

HP Pavilion (HP15 Series)
Apple MacBook Air (MD761LL/B)

HP Pavilion (HP15 Series)

Apple MacBook Air (MD761LL/B)

Compare specifications

HP Pavilion (HP15 Series)Apple MacBook Air (MD761LL/B)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5-6200UIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Intel HD 520Intel HD 5000
Screen size
Screen resolution
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)-
4.75 lbs (2.15 kg)2.96 lbs (1.34 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
15 x 10 x 0.95 inches12.8 x 8.9 x 0.7 inches
(38.1 x 25.4 x 2.41 cm)(32.51 x 22.61 x 1.78 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10OS X Mavericks
Hard drives
1000gb HDD250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
Buy from Amazon.comBuy from Amazon.com

Compare HP Pavilion / Apple MacBook Air vs other Intel i5 laptops:

Acer Aspire E 15
Acer Aspire E 15
Lenovo Thinkpad
Lenovo Thinkpad
HP Pavilion X360
HP Pavilion X360

Amazon.com description

Latest HP Pavilion 15.6" HD Laptop - Skylake Intel Core i5-6200U up to 2.8GHz, 12GB RAM, 1TB HDD, DVD±RW, HD Webcam, B&O Plays, HDMI, Wireless, Bluetooth, Windows 10 Modern Gold

15.6" diagonal HD SVA WLED-backlit screen (1366 x 768); Intel HD Graphics 520; DVD±RW; HP Wide Vision HD Webcam, Multi-Format card reader; B&O PLAYS

Powerful Skylake Intel Core i5-6200U Dual-Core Processor 2.30GHz (Up to 2.80GHz)

12GB RAM; 1TB HDD Storage; enhance multitasking power - smoothly run multiple programs & browser all at once

Bluetooth, 10/100 Base-T Ethernet, 802.11ac Wireless LAN, 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 1 x USB 2.0 port, 1 x HDMI out port, 1 x audio out/in jack, 1 x RJ-45 Ethernet port

Windows 10; 4-cell Li-ion Battery - up to 7-hours; Color: Modern Gold, Weight: 4.73 lbs, Dimensions: 0.95" x 15.12" x 10.02"

Apple MacBook Air MD761LL/B 13.3-Inch Laptop 4GB Memory 256GB (Renewed)

If you need a stylish, portable and powerful laptop then you will find everything you need in this Macbook Air. Compared to its predecessor, this model has effectively the same external enclosure, but it has a much more efficient processor and architecture -- which results in significantly improved battery life as well as faster graphics (that reserve more system memory), faster storage, and faster Wi-Fi.

Renewed products look and work like new. These pre-owned products have been inspected and tested by Amazon-qualified suppliers, which typically perform a full diagnostic test, replacement of any defective parts, and a thorough cleaning process. Packaging and accessories may be generic. All products on Amazon Renewed come with a minimum 90-day supplier-backed warranty.

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

4 GB of 1600 MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory. 256 GB PCIe-based flash storage.

13.3-inch LED-backlit glossy widescreen display; Intel HD Graphics 5000