Comparison of Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001) vs Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A)
Comparison of Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001)

Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001) vs Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A)


Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ has a lot better performing processor.

For portability Microsoft Surface Pro is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

They have different storage types, Pro has a 250gb HDD and Air Apple M1 has a 250gb SSD.

Compare technical specifications of Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001)
Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A)

Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001)

Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A)

Compare specifications

Microsoft Surface Pro (FJZ-00001)Apple MacBook Air Apple M1 13″ (MGN93LL/A)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesApple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Screen size
1.73 lbs (0.78 kg)2.8 lbs (1.27 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
11.5 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches11.97 x 8.36 x 0.63 inches
(29.21 x 20.07 x 0.84 cm)(30.4 x 21.23 x 1.6 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Hard drives
250gb HDD250gb SSD
Release date
May 9, 2018March 29, 2021 List Price
$999.00 Lowest New Price
$899.00$899.00 Lowest Used Price
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Laptop Dimensions

11.5 in
29.21 cm
7.9 in
20.07 cm
Thickness: 0.33 in (0.84 cm)
11.97 in
30.4 cm
8.36 in
21.23 cm
Thickness: 0.63 in (1.6 cm)

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$978.98 description

Microsoft Surface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB)

The latest Microsoft Surface Pro Features a 7th generation Intel Core i7 Processor, 256 GB of storage, 8 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).

Surface Pro Signature Type cover and Microsoft Surface Pen sold separately


2020 Apple MacBook Air Laptop: Apple M1 Chip, 13” Retina Display, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD Storage, Backlit Keyboard, FaceTime HD Camera, Touch ID. Works with iPhone/iPad; Silver

All-Day Battery Life – Go longer than ever with up to 18 hours of battery life.

Powerful Performance – Take on everything from professional-quality editing to action-packed gaming with ease. The Apple M1 chip with an 8-core CPU delivers up to 3.5x faster performance than the previous generation while using way less power.

Superfast Memory – 8GB of unified memory makes your entire system speedy and responsive. That way it can support tasks like memory-hogging multitab browsing and opening a huge graphic file quickly and easily.

Stunning Display – With a 13.3” Retina display, images come alive with new levels of realism. Text is sharp and clear, and colors are more vibrant.

Why Mac – Easy to learn. Easy to set up. Astoundingly powerful. Intuitive. Packed with apps to use right out of the box. Mac is designed to let you work, play, and create like never before.

Simply Compatible – All your existing apps work, including Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft 365, and Google Drive. Plus you can use your favorite iPhone and iPad apps directly on macOS. Altogether you’ll have access to the biggest collection of apps ever for Mac. All available on the App Store.

Easy to Learn – If you already have an iPhone, MacBook Air feels familiar from the moment you turn it on. And it works perfectly with all your Apple devices. Use your iPad to extend the workspace of your Mac, answer texts and phone calls directly on your Mac, and more.

Fanless Design – Your MacBook Air stays cool and runs quietly even while tackling intense workloads.

AppleCare – Every Mac comes with a one-year limited warranty and up to 90 days of complimentary technical support. Get AppleCare+ to extend your coverage and reduce the stress and cost of unexpected repairs.

Environmentally Friendly – MacBook Air is made with a 100% recycled aluminum enclosure and uses less energy for a smaller carbon footprint.