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Would a MacBook be obsolete when I go to college?

by Dmoneymaker02 / November 24, 2012 9:28 AM PST

My parents offered to get me a Macbook (pro or air not sure) for christmas. I was wondering if it would still be a good laptop when i go to college in 2 years . Price is an issue so I will probably go with a low amount of storage and get a external hard drive.

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It certainly would not be the same cutting edge as
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / November 24, 2012 10:54 PM PST

it is today, but it will be far from obsolete.


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It would work
by ericlericl / December 14, 2012 9:41 AM PST

If you were to get any computer today, of course it wouldn't be as new or fancy as the laptops that will be available in 2 years, but you could still get most (If not all) of the software updates when you are in college.

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