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post #11 of 43
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Originally Posted by samuals View Post
Mac is great as long as u don't want to game on them.

90% of graphic designers use Mac over Win as it can be alot smother (well is aust any way)

check out the apple website for a rough price

hope that helps
Where are you getting your statistics from? I rarely see graphic designers using Mac's. Most of the ones I know use Autodesk, which is for Windows o_O

And if you check out the Apple website, won't that give you an exact price instead of a rough price?

How does it help, considering he didn't ask for any information regarding Mac's, and the G5 isn't even in production?

Sorry, I just felt like posting something like this
post #12 of 43
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Originally Posted by ComradeNF View Post
Where are you getting your statistics from? I rarely see graphic designers using Mac's. Most of the ones I know use Autodesk, which is for Windows o_O

And if you check out the Apple website, won't that give you an exact price instead of a rough price?

How does it help, considering he didn't ask for any information regarding Mac's, and the G5 isn't even in production?

Sorry, I just felt like posting something like this
Actually I did say what's it worth at the end of the thread Not sure how the apple website is relevent either though. This thing is from 2004
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post #13 of 43
sorry didnt check the year it was made

i used to fix photocopiers for a living and every graphic design place i walked into hated Win but that's just my experience and most of those company had aust wide locations

i could be wrong but thats just my experience.
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post #14 of 43
for free hell yeah
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post #15 of 43
This is not the place to discuss OSX vs Windows or why you personally like a mac.

He got something for free, that is what you should be discussing.
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post #16 of 43
I say this is a win! I want a all-one mac.
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post #17 of 43
For an iTunes machine it's great!

Sweet find, jealous of ya
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post #18 of 43
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and I love it, particularly because of the 7-8 hour battery life
...you realise you can get much more than that by buying a decent laptop right? some lenovo laptops have nearly 30 hours of battery life.
the lighter ones have around 15 hours.

7-8 isn't particularly impressive



anyways, good work on the restoration mate, free computers are always good.
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post #19 of 43
You're good with fixing stuff but how did you know the blown caps were the only problem? I mean was it hard to notice?
    
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post #20 of 43
The G5 is pretty useless The hardware in the G5 will not allow you to do anything more than brows the web, still its a great find. I wish I had your job if it had these benefits
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