10 reasons to wait on the MacBook Air

The ultraportable laptop may score big points for fitting big features into such a tiny package, but does that mean consumers should rush out and buy one the day it hits Apple stores? Computerworld's Seth Weintraub says no.

Apple's MacBook Air was one of the highlights of Steve Jobs' keynote speech at Macworld earlier this month. And the ultraportable laptop may score big points for fitting a full-size keyboard and 13.3-inch screen into such a tiny package, but does that mean consumers should rush out and buy one the day it hits Apple stores? Computerworld's Seth Weintraub says no.

In his blog, he gives 10 reasons you may want to hold off on the MacBook Air.

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