Acer Aspire S7-392 vs Apple MacBook Air Early 2015

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Acer Aspire S7-392
Apple MacBook Air Early 2015

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
4GB bigger internal memory Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 has an internal memory of 8GB, however the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is only a 4GB internal memory laptop (4GB smaller). Read more

The internal memory of a computer is the amount of storage space available for the processor to use when running applications.

More internal memory will increase the overall speed of the computer when running applications.

Card reader integrated Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 has a card reader integrated, whereas the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 does not have a card reader integrated.
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 is a 13.3" laptop. That's 1.7" bigger than the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 (11.6"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

Touchscreen Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 has a touchscreen, however the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 does not have a touchscreen.
Expert reviews are marginally better
Based on 2 reviews, the Acer Aspire S7-392 has an average expert review score of 84%, but the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has an average rating of 80% (based on 19 reviews).
User reviews are marginally better
Based on 1 review, the Acer Aspire S7-392 has an average user review score of 100%, but the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has an average rating of 96% (based on 959 reviews).
4 Reasons For
0.1GHz faster processor boost frequency Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is a 2.7GHz maximum turbo frequency laptop, whereas the Acer Aspire S7-392 is only a 2.6GHz maximum turbo frequency laptop (0.1GHz slower).
50% bigger total storage capacity Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is a 256GB total storage capacity laptop. That's 128GB bigger than the Acer Aspire S7-392 (256GB). Read more

The storage capacity of a computer is the amount of permanent storage space available on the computer for saving data, such as photos, applications and documents. The storage may be provided on a hard disk (slower) or on flash or solid state drives (faster).

A bigger storage capacity will allow you to store more applications, documents, photos and music on the computer.

23% longer battery life (max) Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a battery life (max) of 9h, however the Acer Aspire S7-392 is only a 7h battery life laptop (2h shorter). Read more

The battery life is the number of hours that the computer can be used for on a single charge of the battery.

A longer battery life means you can use the computer for longer when travelling and not able to access a power supply.

21% lighter Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a weight of 1.1kg. That's 220g lighter than the Acer Aspire S7-392 (1.1kg). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Slower processor boost frequency Edit
Acer Aspire S7-392 is only 2.6GHz maximum turbo frequency. That's 0.1GHz slower than the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 (2.7GHz).
Smaller total storage capacity Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 has a total storage capacity of 128GB, but the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is a 256GB total storage capacity laptop (128GB bigger). Read more

The storage capacity of a computer is the amount of permanent storage space available on the computer for saving data, such as photos, applications and documents. The storage may be provided on a hard disk (slower) or on flash or solid state drives (faster).

A bigger storage capacity will allow you to store more applications, documents, photos and music on the computer.

29% shorter battery life (max) Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 is a 7h battery life laptop. That's 2h shorter than the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 (9h). Read more

The battery life is the number of hours that the computer can be used for on a single charge of the battery.

A longer battery life means you can use the computer for longer when travelling and not able to access a power supply.

220g heavier Edit
The Acer Aspire S7-392 is a 1.3kg heavy laptop, whereas the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is a 1.1kg heavy laptop (220g lighter). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

Over one year older
The Acer Aspire S7-392 is older than the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 by 22 months.
6 Reasons Against
Smaller internal memory Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is a 4GB internal memory laptop. That's 4GB smaller than the Acer Aspire S7-392 (4GB). Read more

The internal memory of a computer is the amount of storage space available for the processor to use when running applications.

More internal memory will increase the overall speed of the computer when running applications.

Does not have a card reader integrated Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 does not have a card reader integrated, but the Acer Aspire S7-392 has a card reader integrated.
1.7" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 has a display diagonal of 11.6", whereas the Acer Aspire S7-392 is a 13.3" laptop (1.7" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

Does not have a touchscreen Edit
The Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 does not have a touchscreen, whereas the Acer Aspire S7-392 has a touchscreen.
Expert review Rating is a little Worse
The average expert rating of the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Acer Aspire S7-392 is 84% (based on 2 reviews).
User review Rating is a little Worse
The average user rating of the Apple MacBook Air Early 2015 is 96%, whereas the average user rating of the Acer Aspire S7-392 is 100% (based on 1 review).

Awards

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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

45 months Ago 23 months Ago

Design

Form Factor
 Clamshell
 Clamshell
Housing Material
 Aluminium
 Aluminium
Colour of Product
 White
 Silver
 White
 Silver
Product Type
 Notebook
 Notebook
Intel Segment Tagging
 Enterprise
 Small Business
 Enterprise
 Small Business

Processor

Processor Cores
2 2
Processor Family
 Intel Core i5-4xxx
BEST
 Intel Core i5-4xxx
Processor Frequency
1.6GHz 1.6GHz
Processor Socket
 BGA1168
 BGA1168
Processor Cache
3MB 3MB
Processor Threads
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Boost Frequency
2.6GHz 2.7GHz
BEST
Processor Model
 200U
 i5-4200U
BEST
 200U
 i5-4200U
Conflict Free Processor
 Conflict Free processor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Lithography
22nm Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Operating Modes
 64-bit
BEST
 64-bit
PCI Express Slots Version
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Bus Type
 DMI
 DMI2
 DMI
 DMI2
Processor Codename
 Haswell
 Haswell
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
15W Unknown - Click to provide data
Stepping
C0 Unknown - Click to provide data
PCI Express Configurations
 2x4
 1x4
BEST
 2x4
 1x4
Tjunction
100°C Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cache Type
 Smart Cache
 L3
 Smart Cache
 L3
ECC Supported by Processor
 ECC supported by processor
Unknown - Click to provide data
FSB Parity
 FSB Parity
Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Internal Memory
8GB
BEST
4GB
Memory Form Factor
 On-board
 On-board
Maximum Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 4GB
Memory Slots
 1x SO-DIMM
BEST
 1x SO-DIMM
Memory Clock Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,600MHz
Internal Memory Type
 LPDDR3-SDRAM
 LPDDR3-SDRAM
BEST

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
128GB 256GB
BEST
Storage Media
 SSD
 SSD
 SSD
 SSD
Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SD
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
BEST
 Card reader integrated
Flash Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 256GB
Solid-State Drive Capacity
128GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of SSDs Installed
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Drive Interface
 PCI Express
 PCI Express

Display

Display Diagonal
13.3"
BEST
11.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
BEST
 Touchscreen
Touch Technology
 Multi-touch
 Multi-touch
Panel Type
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
500 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
HD Type
 Full HD
 HD
 Not supported
BEST
 Full HD
 HD
 Not supported

Graphics

On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
Maximum Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 2560 x 1600
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 Not available
 Not available
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
0xA16 Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
1.74GB Unknown - Click to provide data
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
1,000MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
200MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
On-Board Graphics Adapter
 On-board graphics adapter
 On-board graphics adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter
 Discrete graphics adapter
 Discrete graphics adapter

Optical Drive

LightScribe
 LightScribe
 LightScribe

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
HD Unknown - Click to provide data

Camera

Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720 Unknown - Click to provide data
Front Camera
 Front camera
 Front camera

Networking

4G WiMAX
 4G WiMAX
Unknown - Click to provide data
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
4G
 4G
 4G
Data Network
 Not supported
 Not supported
Bluetooth Version
 4.0
 4.0
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11a
 802.11ac
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
3G
 3G
 3G
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth

Ports & Interfaces

Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt combo port
SmartCard Slot
 SmartCard slot
 SmartCard slot
ExpressCard Slot
 ExpressCard slot
 ExpressCard slot
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Docking Connector
 Docking connector
 Docking connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
 Combo headphone/mic port
 Combo headphone/mic port
S/PDIF Out Port
 S/PDIF out port
 S/PDIF out port
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Thunderbolt 2 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of SATA III Connectors
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Number of SATA Connectors
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
2 2

Performance

Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor

Keyboard

Full-Size Keyboard
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full-size keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Island-style keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
 Keyboard backlit
 Keyboard backlit
Numeric Keypad
 Numeric keypad
 Numeric keypad
Windows Keys
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keyboard Number of Keys
Unknown - Click to provide data 79
Keyboard Layout
 QWERTY
 QWERTY
Pointing Device
 Touchpad
 Touchpad

Software

Operating System Installed
 Windows 8
 Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
 Windows 8
 Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data IPhoto,iMovie,GarageBand,iBooks,Safari,FaceTime,Time Machine,Photo Booth,iTunes,Game Center
Operating System Architecture
 64-bit
 64-bit

Processor Special Features

Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
 Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® VPro™ Technology
 Intel® vPro™ Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
 Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
 Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
 Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Smart Connect Technology
 Intel Smart Connect Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
 Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
 Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
InTru™ 3D Technology
 InTru™ 3D Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Insider™
 Intel® Insider™
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Clear Video Technology
 Intel Clear Video Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
 Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
 Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
 Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Instruction Sets
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
Processor Code
SR170 Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel FDI Technology
 Intel FDI Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
 Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Fast Memory Access
 Intel Fast Memory Access
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel TSX-NI
 Intel TSX-NI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Embedded Options Available
 Embedded options available
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Secure Key
 Intel® Secure Key
Unknown - Click to provide data
Execute Disable Bit
 Execute Disable Bit
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
 Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Unknown - Click to provide data
CPU Configuration (max)
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
 Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel 64
 Intel 64
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Package Size
40mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
 Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Demand Based Switching
 Intel Demand Based Switching
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Flex Memory Access
 Intel Flex Memory Access
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Idle States
 Idle States
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel Enhanced Halt State
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
 Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor ARK ID
75459 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life (max)
7h 9h
BEST
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Unknown - Click to provide data 38Wh
Battery Capacity
6,280mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Battery Cells
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
 Lithium
 Polymer
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
 Lithium
 Polymer
Standby Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 day(s)

Power

AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Power
45W 45W

Security

Fingerprint Reader
 Fingerprint reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.3kg 1.1kg
BEST
Height
12.9mm 17mm
Depth
223.5mm 192mm
Width
323mm 300mm

Packaging Data

Cables Included
 AC
 AC
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Power Cord Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power cord included

Operational Conditions

Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 4500
Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -25 - 45
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 35

Certificates

EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Technical Details

Display Type
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Other Features

Multi-Touch
 Multi-touch
Unknown - Click to provide data
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