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So im looking for a 720p screen so that i can replace my factory screen with the new shinier screen....

Is this even possible....or no...
i know that the 1080 has to be 1920 or so to get the 1080p

Where would i go about buying something of this sort...?

Price is not a problem for me..


This is for the new macbook air...
(some might be saying ummm why no pro)
this was cheaper by far (gotta love grandparents who are truckers )

so let me know if its possible..

This is the model..
http://store.apple.com/us/configure/...co=MjMzOTQzNjM

im also looking to get more ssd space...or at least a better nand stick for this computer
any thoughts?
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post #2 of 28
why buy a mac that is way overpriced for the parts your getting? get a Asus G-series laptop!
post #3 of 28
What are you using the computer for?
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Why buy a macbook air when its 1599 but you get it for 500 bucks and its 2011 oh wait me and its new in box...

thats why you buy a mac

i already have the mac in my hands

dont say get asus get alienware get this get that....i already own the mac its sitting quietly right now...

So now that i have all the fanboys away from this topic...

ill be using it for lightweight cad..(or at least try to)
i know i can do some Live audio with Ableton...
Gimp if its stable on mac or even has a mac version...

So im looking for a screen that has a little bit tighter resolution so i can do a little bit better photo editing on it...
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post #5 of 28
Not happening bud. the screws were made special for the air.
 
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MacBook Air = Look of disapproval to you sir.

You can get a NEW MacBook Pro for that price with 1. More storage, 2. More RAM, 3. MORE GHZ.

Don't waist money on a MBA 1.6 ghz. Especially one that could brake when you drop it. If your going to get a Mac please take my word and get the New MacBook Pros

OR A NEW FRIGGIN RIG!

i7 my friend!: http://store.apple.com/us/configure/...co=MjEyOTY3MTE
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Quote:
Originally Posted by FasterX View Post
MacBook Air = Look of disapproval to you sir.

You can get a NEW MacBook Pro for that price with 1. More storage, 2. More RAM, 3. MORE GHZ.

Don't waist money on a MBA 1.6 ghz. Especially one that could brake when you drop it. If your going to get a Mac please take my word and get the New MacBook Pros

OR A NEW FRIGGIN RIG!

i7 my friend!: http://store.apple.com/us/configure/...co=MjEyOTY3MTE
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Why buy a macbook air when its 1599 but you get it for 500 bucks and its 2011 oh wait me and its new in box...

thats why you buy a mac

i already have the mac in my hands

dont say get asus get alienware get this get that....i already own the mac its sitting quietly right now...

So now that i have all the fanboys away from this topic...

ill be using it for lightweight cad..(or at least try to)
i know i can do some Live audio with Ableton...
Gimp if its stable on mac or even has a mac version...

So im looking for a screen that has a little bit tighter resolution so i can do a little bit better photo editing on it...
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post #8 of 28
So true, nothing wrong with macs. BUT macbook air?! Seems silly when you can get the macbook pro which is just as portable if thats the issue. The macbook air is style over function
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post #9 of 28
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post
Not happening bud. the screws were made special for the air.
Thank you somebody who actually knows what im talking about...

Do you know what tool they use for it tonight going to be breaking this machine down and getting to the core of it all and have it all sprawled out...

So is it possible to get a new 720p screen for this or not worth the time...



FANBOYS
Ok here it is laying this down for all the rest to

I ALREADY OWN IT..THIS ITEM IS SITTING IN MY HANDS I ONLY PAID 500 DOLLARS FOR IT

Second, why tell me something i already know about the components in the computer...
Sure macbook pros are alot better and all that but if i really wanted to get a comptuer i would have gone to clevo, bought a barebone kit with a 2820 i7 bought some mushkin 1066 ddr3 204 pin ram...
replaced the dvd bay with a caddy for a HDD and the main drive a nice intel or crucial 128 GB ssd....(or a different one depending on how i feel)

Now will the people who actually read the post instead of jumping on a jackhole train...thank you
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post #10 of 28
Dont do it, Youll void the warranty on it, and possibly break it. The screws are proprietary so it will be hard to find a screwdriver, or even a screen that will work for that matter..

And really, OCN is the wrong place for Macs.. Not hatin, just sayin.
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