That 10 hours should be 4 or 5 under such a load. And 13 inches for graphics work seems tiny.
I advise you look at a desktop for the heavy work and leave the laptop for your mobile work.
Hello, I just entered my major in Multi-Media Arts and Graphics and am interested in buying a new computer .... My budget is around $1,200.00 and I was looking for advice concerning the 2010 New MacBook Pro 13 inch.
Is this a suitable computer for the graphics design program or can I find something better for a more reasonalbe price...
Intel Core 2 Duo Intel Core 2 Duo
4GB Memory 4GB Memory
250GB hard drive1 320GB hard drive1
SD card slot SD card slot
Built-in battery (10 hours)2 Built-in battery (10 hours)2
NVIDIA GeForce 320M graphics