Notebook Comparison: Apple MacBook (2015) vs. Microsoft Surface 3 vs. Lenovo LaVie Z HZ550


Notebook Comparison Apple MacBook vs Microsoft Surface vs Lenovo LaVie

The thin notebook war is getting more interesting after Apple launch its new Macbook. Is the MacBook worthed based on specification? This comparison table will give a perspective based on specification.

Notebook Comparison
Apple MacBook (2015)Microsoft Surface 3Lenovo LaVie Z HZ550
TypeClamp shellTabletClamp shell
Price$1,299$1,299$1,299
$130 (Keyboard)
Dimension
Length x Width280.5 x 196.5 mm292.1 x 201.4 mm319 x 212 mm
Height3.5 - 13.1 mm9.1 mm16.9 mm
Weight0.92 kg0.8 kg0.7 kg
CPUIntel Core M 1.1GHzIntel Core i5-4300U 1.90 GHzIntel Core i5 5th gen
GPUIntel HD Graphics 5300Intel HD Graphics 4400
RAM8GB 1600MHz LPDDR38GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR3
Storage256GB PCIe flash drive256GB SSD128GB SSD
ScreenNon-touch displayMulti-touch displayNon-touch display
Size12 inch12 inch13.3 inch
Resolution / Ratio / Pixel per inch2304 x 1440 / 16:10 / 226.42 ppi2160 x 1440 / 3:2 / 216.33 ppi2560 x 1440 / 16:9 / 220.84 ppi
WirelessIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-FiIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-FiIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
I/O1 x USB-C (USB 3.1)1 x USB-A 3.02 x USB-A 3.0
Headphone JackHeadphone JackHeadphone Jack
microSD card readerSD card reader
Mini DisplayPortHDMI port
Charging portCharging port
Others480p Webcam1080p Webcam720p Webcam
Surface Pen

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Apple MacBook / Microsoft Surface 3 / Lenovo LaVie Z