Apple MacBook Air (MQD32B/A)
Apple MacBook Pro (MR9Q2B/A)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32B/A) vs Apple MacBook Pro (MR9Q2B/A)


Comparison summary

Apple MacBook Air is cheaper.

For displaying graphics Air has a bit better performing graphics card.

Apple MacBook Pro is thinner and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage.

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32B/A)
Apple MacBook Pro (MR9Q2B/A)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32B/A)

Apple MacBook Pro (MR9Q2B/A)

Compare specifications

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32B/A)Apple MacBook Pro (MR9Q2B/A)
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.
Intel HD 6000Intel Iris Graphics
Screen size
Screen resolution
WXGA+ (1440 x 900 pixels)-
1.35 kg1.37 kg
Size (length x width x height)
32.51 x 22.71 x 1.73 cm30.4 x 21.23 x 1.5 cm
(12.8 x 8.94 x 0.68 inches)(11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Hard drives
120gb SSD250gb SSD List Price
£949.00£1,749.00 Lowest New Price
£769.97£1,569.00 Lowest Used Price
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£1,349.00 description

Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, 1.8 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD) - Silver (Previous Model)

Dual-core 5th-generation Intel Core i5 processor

Intel HD Graphics 6000

Thunderbolt 2 port

Up to 12 hours of battery life

Multi-Touch trackpad

Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch Retina, Touch Bar, 2.3GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) - Space Grey (Previous Model)

More Power, More Performance, More Pro

New eighth-generation Intel 6-core and quad-core processors.

Up to 32GB of memory for running multiple pro apps.

Stunning Retina display with True Tone technology.

Touch Bar for working more productively.

With Great Power Comes Great Capability

MacBook Pro elevates the notebook to a whole new level of performance and portability. Wherever your ideas take you, you'll get there faster than ever with high-performance processors and memory, advanced graphics, amazingly fast storage and more.

Photography: Retouch, edit and work with high-resolution photos in Photoshop at lightning speed.

Coding: Build code, run multiple virtual machines and see your work take shape - faster than ever before.

Video Editing: Edit multicam projects in Final Cut Pro X with up to three streams of full-resolution 4K video on the 15-inch MacBook Pro.

3D Graphics: Experience smooth real-time performance when rendering 3D models in Cinema 4D.

Gaming: Play a graphics-intensive game like Fortnite and enjoy responsive performance and vivid detail.

More Power at its Cores

With eighth-generation Intel Core processors, MacBook Pro reaches new heights in compute performance. The 15-inch model now features a 6-core Intel Core i9 processor that works up to 70 per cent faster than the previous generation, enabling up to 3.8GHz Turbo Boost speeds. And a quad-core processor on the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar now makes it up to twice as fast as the previous generation. So when you're powering through pro-level processing jobs like compiling code, rendering 3D models, adding special effects, layering multiple tracks or encoding video, you'll get everything done.

Quad-core 8th-generation Intel Core i5 processor

Brilliant Retina display with True Tone technology

Touch Bar and Touch ID

Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655

Four Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports

Up to 10 hours of battery life

Latest Apple-designed keyboard and Force Touch trackpad

Available in space grey and silver