With every product they produce and every market they enter, they draw a clear dividing line between fans of their products and everyone else. Nowadays, the hot debate is Android vs. iOS, but who among the tech savvy can forget such legendary battles such as IBM vs. Apple, or Windows vs. Mac OS, a battle that still rages on?
Since their meteoric return from a decade-long decline in the 80s and 90s, Apple has grown to once again become a dominant force in technology. Without question, they’ve been responsible for the mobile computing revolution of the last five years. And yes, their products are more hotly debated than ever.
So what exactly makes Apple products so special? Why do they seem to cost more than all their competitors, and are they worth it? If you’re undecided on whether or not to enter Apple’s bountiful but walled garden this Christmas, read on, as this guide will directly compare Apple’s flagship products to their closest competition.