Head-To-Head: Samsung ATIV Book 9 Vs. Apple MacBook Air


Communications

As for wireless communications, Samsung and Apple are mostly on par. The Book 9 and MacBook Air both offer dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n; Apple also supports the emerging 802.11ac high-speed spec; Samsung supports Intel's emerging Wireless Display (WiDi) spec. Both include Bluetooth 4.0. Samsung includes wired Gigabit Ethernet in the box; Apple requires a Thunderbolt adapter.