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Macbook Pro price worthy

by ibmacse / May 3, 2006 9:52 AM PDT

Is the Macbook Pro 2.0 ghz worth the price? Details please.

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How do you value the Mac OS?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2006 11:38 AM PDT

If we don't factor in the OS or features like the power connector you may find yourself unable to buy-in.


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by ibmacse / May 4, 2006 9:57 AM PDT

Can you like resay that please. Buy-in?

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Correct me if I'm wrong
by jelgert / May 4, 2006 9:02 PM PDT

I believe what R. Proffitt is telling and correct me if I'm wrong R. Proffitt is that when considering the price of the Mac Pro there are extra things you get that you may not realize and that are absent on PC's mostly. For example Mag safe power adapter you get with the purchase of your Mac and OS tiger as opposed to windows which is much more cluttered with spyware and virus's at the time and really not up to par to some of the security protection OS offers for the time being. You also get the majority of your software needs provided for you iLife and if you want it you can buy iWork for 55 bucks I think. So basically take this and apple's reputation as building quality computers into account and you can see why it is worth the extra money. The buy-in part is basically the idea that you have to buy-in to those extra features at the cost of what you may see as better components on a similarly based PC. Last note here don't get me wrong you can find a competive laptop to this Mac Pro its just going to cost you the same amount and if your not careful about it more to get a similar machine.

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