Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A
ASUS ROG Strix (GL502VS-GZ132T)

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A vs ASUS ROG Strix (GL502VS-GZ132T)

£1,949.00
£1,533.00
£1,899.99
£1,798.97

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS ROG Strix has a lot better performing processor. It also contains more memory.

For displaying graphics ROG Strix has a lot faster graphics card.

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A has a higher resolution screen (WQXGA).

ROG Strix has a bigger screen. For carrying MPXW2B/A is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

MPXW2B/A is cheaper.

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A
ASUS ROG Strix (GL502VS-GZ132T)

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A

ASUS ROG Strix (GL502VS-GZ132T)

Compare laptop specifications

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/AASUS ROG Strix (GL502VS-GZ132T)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Core i7-7700HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Intel Iris GraphicsGeForce GTX 1070
Screen size
13″15.6″
Screen resolution
WQXGA (2560 x 1600 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
1.37 kg2.34 kg
Size (length x width x height)
30.4 x 21.23 x 1.5 cm38.99 x 26.59 x 3 cm
(11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 inches)(15.35 x 10.47 x 1.18 inches)
Operating system (OS)
?Windows 10
Hard drives
500gb SSD500gb SSD
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£1,949.00£1,899.99
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£1,533.00£1,798.97
Amazon.co.uk Lowest Used Price
£1,420.00
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Amazon.co.uk description

Apple 13-Inch Macbook Pro with Retina (Space Grey) - (Intel Core i5 3.1 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD)

It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. The Touch Bar replaces the function keys that have long occupied the top of your keyboard with something much more versatile and capable.2 It changes automatically based on what you're doing to show you relevant tools you already know how to use - system controls like volume and brightness, interactive ways to adjust or browse through content, intelligent typing features like emoji and predictive text, and more. And now TouchID is available on a Mac, enabling instant access to logins and fast, secure online purchases with Apple Pay. Every 13-inch model features powerful integrated graphics with 64MB of embedded DRAM, which accelerates graphics tasks. That means more time for what matters most - creating amazing work. MacBook Pro packs more performance into a thin design, yet still provides all-day battery life - up to 10 hours for both the 13-inch and 15-inch models.1 So you're free to keep watching, gaming and editing from wherever you are. The display in the MacBook Pro is the best ever in a Mac notebook. It features bright LED backlighting and a high contrast ratio, delivering deep blacks and bright whites. Its large pixel aperture and variable refresh rate make it power efficient.

Processor: 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz, with 64MB of eDRAM

RAM: 8GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory

Storage: 512GB PCIe-based onboard SSD

Retina display: 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560x1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colours

Operating System: macOS Sierra, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650

ASUS ROG Strix GL502VS-GZ132T 15.6 inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Kabylake i7-7700HQ, 16 GB DDR4 RAM, 512 GB SSD, NVIDIA GTX1070 8 GB GDDR5 Graphics, G-Sync, Windows 10)

THE PERFECT BALANCE OF POWER AND PORTABILITY

UNMATCHED PERFORMANCE

Experience unmatched performance with ROG Strix GL502's 6th-generation Intel« CoreÖ i7 quad-core processor combined with a discrete NVIDIA« GeForce« GTXÖ 1070 graphics with full Microsoft« DirectX« 12 support.

The latest hardware gives you efficient, powerful performance for heavy gaming or productive multitasking such as live streaming and video editing.

IMMERSIVE VIRTUAL REALITY

The VR Ready NVIDIA« GeForce« GTXÖ 1070 GPU boosts speed and power efficiency for brilliant performance in Virtual Reality. Enjoy immersive virtual reality that is smooth, low-latency, and stutter-free.

GAMING ON-THE-GO

With a profile measuring just 30.1mm and tipping the scales at a lightweight 2.3kg, ROG Strix GL502 has an ultra-portable design that fits snugly in a messenger bag or backpack. Whether you're waiting for your flight, kicking back at a cafÚ, or at a LAN tournament, you can game just about anywhere!

BREATHTAKING VISUALS

BEAUTIFUL WIDE-VIEW PANEL

ROG Strix GL502 utilizes a 15-inch panel with super-fast wide-view panel to give you wide 178░ viewing angles so there's no color shift even when you're viewing it from extreme positions.

INTELLIGENT THERMAL DESIGN

The Hyper Cool Duo-Copper cooling system uses heat pipes and a dual fan system to cool the CPU and GPU independently. This design maximizes cooling efficiency to give ROG Strix GL502 the stability required for intense gaming marathons.

USB TYPE-C CONNECTIVITY AND MINI DISPLAYPORT

The reversible USB Type-C port gives you easier device connections and hyper-fast 10Gbps data transfer speeds via USB 3.1 Gen 2.

2-year manufacturer warranty - for added piece of mind

Internal memory: DRAM DDR4 8 GB *2

Storage: SATA3 512 GB M.2 SSD

Display: 15.6 inch/LED back-lit/ultra slim 300 nits/FHD 1920 x 1080, 16:9/anti-glare/NTSC:72%/WV 170-degree

Operating system: Windows 10 (64 bit)