Bare Feats has tested the 13" Macbook Escape. They've pitted it against the 12" MacBook, the 12.5" Razer Blade Stealth and the 13" iPad Pro http://barefeats.com/lowlap2016.html Some choice quotes: Fastest Integrated GPU to date All three laptops have Intel integrated GPUs. The 2016 MacBook Pro's Iris 540 is the fastest integrated GPU Apple has put in a laptop until now. The MacBook Pro's Flash Storage Smokes The Competition The 2016 MacBook Pro's internal flash storage is dramatically faster this year. Capacities larger than 256G will have an ever faster write speed. MacVidCards reported 1760MB/s sequential WRITE speed for the 512G.