When compared head-to-head, these Windows devices offer higher-resolution displays, so everything looks infinitely brighter and crisper. These blazing fast machines offer innovative form factors and design. And with a Windows device, you also get three times the amount of free storage space in the cloud and access to 25 times as many apps.
The Macbook Air is a basic laptop. It has no touchscreen. With both a detachable keyboard** and a touchscreen, and 500k+ apps available in the Windows Store, Surface Pro 3 functions as both a laptop and a tablet.
There are more than twenty-five times more apps available in the Windows Store than in the Mac App Store. And that doesn't even count the hundreds of thousands of traditional desktop programs available for Windows which don’t run on Mac.
* Testing consisted of full battery discharge while Internet browsing over WiFi. Internet browsing was tested browsing 25 popular web pages. All settings were default except: Wi Fi was associated with a network, Auto-Brightness disabled, and Bluetooth Radio was turned off. Battery life varies with settings, usage, and other factors. Games, movies, and music sold separately.
** Keyboard sold separately.
*** System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. See Surface.com/Storage for more details.
**** Sold separately.
Storage capacity varies based on device configuration. Battery life may vary depending on usage. Technical specs, including variations in color, vary by retailer and by country or region. Images may not be to scale.
Pricing is based on MSRP on 4/2015. Retail prices may vary.
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The Macbook Air is a basic laptop. It has no touchscreen. With both a 360‑degree rotating hinge and a touchscreen, and 500k+ apps available in the Windows Store, the HP Spectre x360 functions as both a laptop and a tablet.
iCloud on the Macbook Air gives you less free cloud storage than OneDrive on the HP Spectre x360. With a Microsoft account, easily access and share your photos and files with your free 15 GB of OneDrive online storage.
* System software uses significant storage space. Available storage is subject to change based on system software updates and apps usage. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes.
Work or play in stunning elegance with versatile portability, superior sound, optional QHD, and the touch experience of Windows. Excite your senses with awesome entertainment on the amazing 13-inch, optional QHD display and premium audio. It’s so thin, light and beautiful you’ll want to show it off wherever you go – and with epic battery life, you can. Plus with the 360-degree rotating hinge you can go from laptop to stand, tent, or tablet for ultimate flexibility.
iCloud on the Macbook Air gives you less free cloud storage than OneDrive on the Dell XPS 13. With a Microsoft account, easily access and share your photos and files with your free 15 GB of OneDrive online storage.
Pricing is based on MSRP on 11/2014. Retail prices may vary.
A sight to behold—this premium notebook is strikingly thin, light, and strong. Expect beautiful clarity from the 13.3‑inch Full HD display and collaborate easily from any viewpoint with wide 178‑degree viewing angles. Enhance your experience and productivity with optional accessories, and the 11‑hour battery will keep you going all day.
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