- Faster processor (+1 gigahertz)
- More storage (+186 gigabytes)
- Larger display (+2 inches)
- Has an optical (CD/DVD) drive
- Lower resolution display (-25 kilopixels)
- Heavier (+1.7 pounds)
Comparing specs certainly doesn’t tell the whole story. If I were going to buy a laptop, though, I still think I’d go with the MacBook rather than the Air.