Updated at 10:45 p.m. PST with additional system specifications.
The aesthete buys an Apple. This dig in the latest Mac-attack Microsoft ad contains a kernel of truth.
Here's the essential choice: A Dell with a pedestrian design but all the fixin's or a gorgeous Apple MacBook that doesn't offer quite as much. (Whether the prospective buyer needs a maxed-out laptop is a pertinent question too.)
The Dell paradigm is how many people define practicality, i.e., you get more box for the money. Hewlett-Packard of course falls into this category too.
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