13-Inch MacBook Pro vs. MacBook Air: Which One Is Right For You?



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Quote: "That means, for all intents and purposes, the displays are pretty evenly matched between the 13-inch MacBook Pro and the MacBook Air models"

The MBPro 13 has a native/max resolution of 1280x800 and a super-glossy almost mirrored glass screen. The MBAir 13 is 1440x900 (the same res as a regular MBP15) AND the MBAir screens do NOT have the glass screen overlay. The Air is still "glossy" but noticeably less reflective than a Pro screen. The DPI is significantly tighter on the Air, making the menu bar and fonts a little smaller, but you get the same screen real estate as a Pro 15".

Yes, the video chip is the same, but the displays are not the same "for all intents and purposes."



Doesn't the MBP have better audio though? It definitely has much larger speakers...



Also the MBA uses bluetooth 4.0.



you forgot to mention that the MBA is the ONLY Mac with 1366x768 resolution!

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