Your dream lappy ?

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  1. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    If money were no object which lappy would you buy and why ?
     
  2. American Dream

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    Because it's a Mac.

    17-inch MacBook Pro.The mac operating system multitasks far more efficiently and is the de-facto standard used by Graphics professionals.

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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    17 " Mac book pro then.. nuff said :winky:

    nice choice :thumb:
     
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  4. Road Runner

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    God i wouldn't know where to start with that one.

    My dream one is one that doesn't got wrong so much.
     
  5. Pikey Pete

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    I thought there was only 2 types to choose from.

    A laptop that is a Mac or a laptop that isn't.:ROFLMAO:

    Pete

    PS a Macbook Pro 15"
     
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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    I have a Mac 17" Power Book G4 , OS 10.5, it's getting a bit long in the tooth but no problems with it EVER.. and it's been in constant use for nearly 4 years.

    In Jan. this year I bought a Sony TZ21WN/B, 11" ultra mobile with Vista Business .. primarily for using when going walkabout .. It's a fabulous lappy, I love the Sony quality and the built in connectivity but it suffers from having a bloated operating system.. it really slows it down.


    So as far as 'not going wrong' there is no contest, it is my Mac.. :thumb:
     
  7. Linda and Steph

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    17" MacBook Pro, no doubts whatsoever.

    Reason: It doesn't use Microsoft.
     
  8. Jim

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    At home I have superfast homebuilt PC in a large tower and along with two 21 inch screens it probably weighs around 25kg. So with laptops I like to go the other way, and a good quality ultra-portable is the way to go.

    At the moment the best ultraportable is this the Levano Thinkpad, nothing else come close. Not even a Mac :winky:
     
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    definatly this one :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

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    John, that model will cost you too much in the long term :ROFLMAO:
     
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    Does that belong in the 'Dirty Mac' category?
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    Nah!! pay as you go Jim....:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    Mmmm.......better to have a 'dirty Mac' than 'dirty Windows' :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
  14. Wildman

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    4 years old, my goodness, it is so old you should send it to me imediately, my s series lifebook, at 1 meg is really in need of replacement. hee hee.:thumb::thumb:
     
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    1 that gave usefull fault answers instead of stating the b---= obvious
     

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