Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)


Comparison summary

The laptops have different operating systems, Apple MacBook Air has Mac OS X and Microsoft Surface Pro has Windows 10 Professional.

Air has more memory.

Pro is thinner and smaller in size.

Pro is a bit cheaper.

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

Compare laptop specifications

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel 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.
Screen size
Screen resolution
WXGA+ (1440 x 900 pixels)-
-1.7 lbs (0.77 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
39.37 x 39.37 x 39.37 inches11.5 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches
(100 x 100 x 100 cm)(29.21 x 20.07 x 0.84 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Mac OS XWindows 10 Professional
Hard drives
120gb SSD List Price
$785.00$999.00 Lowest New Price
$779.50$749.00 Lowest Used Price
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$682.24 description

Apple MacBook Air MQD32LL/A 13 inch 1.8GHz Intel Core i5 Dual Core Processor 8GB RAM 128GB SSD Mac OS (Silver)

Apple 13.3" MacBook Air (Mid 2017), 1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost up to 2.9GHz

13.3" 1440 x 900 Glossy Display, 8GB of 1600 MHz LPDDR3 RAM

128GB SSD, Integrated Intel HD Graphics 6000

802.11ac Wi-Fi | Bluetooth 4.0, Thunderbolt 2 | USB 3.0

720p FaceTime HD Camera | SDXC Card Slot Stereo Speakers | Dual Built-In Mics, Up to 12 hours of battery life, Slim, Lightweight Design, MacOS Sierra

Microsoft Surface Pro (Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128GB) – Newest Version

Better than ever, the new Surface Pro is the most versatile laptop we've ever built. Completely redesigned from the inside out with all new custom parts, Surface Pro delivers more battery power, more performance, and a superior display. The stunning PixelSense display supports pen and touch, while the refined design provides 68% more battery life and 2.5X the performance of Surface Pro 3. A powerful Intel Core processor runs full desktop software with ease, ensuring a smooth, productive workflow.   *Up to 13.5 hours for video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in April 2017 using preproduction Intel Core i5, 256GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage, and other factors.   *3DMark 11 Overall score comparison; Surface Pro i7 vs. Surface Pro 3 i7.   *Applies to i5 & i7 with understanding that m3 is 2g heavier.

The latest Microsoft Surface Pro Features a 7th generation Intel Core i5 Processor, 128 GB of storage, 4 GB RAM, and up to 13.5 hours of video playback

Our fastest Surface Pro ever* thanks to a powerful Intel Core laptop-grade processor

Go all day with up to 13.5 hours of battery life. * 50% more battery life than the previous generation

Our lightest Surface Pro yet*, starting at 1.69 lbs (m3 model). Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible

Surface Pro Signature Type cover and Microsoft Surface Pen sold separately