Apple MacBook VS Dell XPS?13, which one do you think is better?
It?s kind of hard to decide what laptop you should get especially if you are not familiar with the specifications and the latest and upcoming brands/models. That?s why on this article, we will compare the two of the most latest and upcoming laptops from Apple and Dell, the Apple MacBook VS Dell XPS 13.
Apple MacBook VS Dell XPS 13 specs comparison battle
Apple MacBook specs:
- Display: 2304 x 1440 12? LCD
- Processor: 1GHz Intel Core M Dual-Core processor (turbo boost up to 2.4GHz) and 1.2GHz (turbo boost for up to 2.6GHz)
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 5300
- Storage: 256GB PCIe Flash and can be upgraded to 512GB PCIe Flash
- RAM: 8GB 1600MHz LPDDR3
Dell XPS 13 Specs according cnet:
- Display: 3? display with 3,200 x 1,800 resolution
- Processor:2GHz Intel Core i5-5200U (fifth gen) with a turbo speed that can reach for up to 2.7GHz as said on this specs break down of the processor by Intel
- GPU: 4GB (shared) Intel HD Graphics 5500
- Storage: 256GB SSD
- RAM: 8GB DDR3 SDRAM 1600MHz
Comparison for the processor, GPU and price of the Apple MacBook VS Dell XPS 13
- Processor: First, let?s talk about the model of the processor used by these two laptops. MacBook only has the 1.1 GHz (base) Intel Core M while the xps 13 has the latest fifth gen Intel Core i5-5200U with a base speed of 2.2GHz. The frequency of Dell is no doubt much higher compared to the Apple and it?s actually quite obvious to know who would win on this round when it comes to the processing speed and the model. Not to mention the latest chip Dell has on its laptop.
- GPU: according to this comparison made by game-debate, the Intel HD Graphics 5500 consumes more power compared to the 5300 however, when it comes to performance, 5500 is much better compared to the 5300 on the Apple MacBook.
- Price: Of course, we can?t forget the pricing for these laptops. As stated by cnet, Dell XPS 13 price starts at $1,399 while the Apple MacBook 12-inch with Retina Display starts at $1,299.
Conclusion for the Apple MacBook VS Dell xps 13 battle
When we are going to base this on the laptop?s performance and overall specs, it is no doubt that Dell XPS 13 will win this match. However, Apple MacBook offers more energy efficiency than XPS 13. As for the price, Dell xps 13 has a much more reasonable price compared to the Apple MacBook 12-inch.
So in conclusion, the winner for this Apple MacBook VS Dell xps 13 battle is none other than, Dell XPS 13 because of its much more advanced specifications and more powerful processor.
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