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just bought a 17" macbook pro!

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im in love! don't get me wrong, i know they're expensive, i know they suck for gaming. but i just really wanted a nice laptop, i still have my gaming rig.

this thing is awesome, and the way it integrates with my iPhone so much better than my PC is awesome. The finger gestures are so useful and intuitive on the trackpad, i may find it hard to ever go back to a PC notebook.

anyways, just figured id show it off. lol

its the sandy bridge i7 2.2ghz, 4gb ram, 750gb HDD. 1920x1200 display


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post #2 of 102
Never owned a single apple product before but nice new toy smile.gif enjoy mate!
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No matter how much I hate Apple and their products, I still use my mom's Airbook for lulz. I even plug in my own mouse and run my mind wild with thoughts like, "HAHA I'm using a mouse with a RIGHT CLICK button hurrdurrr I'm such a genius using a mouse with a Mac."

Yeah, I'm kind of insane when it comes to Macs.
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Congratz man, how much did it cost ya?
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post #5 of 102
Put your flame suit on man, a lot of haters on here.

After my first Mac laptop I couldn't go back to a PC trackpad either.
post #6 of 102
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yea its definitely a learning curve. but once you get used to it a little bit, you don't miss the right click button. I have my mouse plugged in now, because I'm about to try some COD4 on here in a minute.

but i do love the shortcuts, and the finger gestures. and it is a seriously quick machine, especially with just a 5400 rpm hdd. i plan on adding a vertex 3 ssd soon.
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The build quality and multi-touch trackpad are definitely unparalleled in the laptop world, that's for sure. Enjoy your new gadget! smile.gif
    
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Nice! congrats! And man i love that trackpad you can do so much with it!
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post #9 of 102
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Quote:
Originally Posted by WizrdSleevz;15553567 
Congratz man, how much did it cost ya?

retail price......approx 2400

yes before i get FLAMED. i know its a lot of money, i know what UBER cool parts i could have bought. but i already have a PC, i wanted a NICE notebook with excellent build quality, and personally alienware blows.

i love it so far, and apple customer service can't be beat.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by lewblue83;15553594 
retail price......approx 2400

yes before i get FLAMED. i know its a lot of money, i know what UBER cool parts i could have bought. but i already have a PC, i wanted a NICE notebook with excellent build quality, and personally alienware blows.

i love it so far, and apple customer service can't be beat.

Yikes eek.gif
Big ballin! Nice laptop tho, wish I had the money for one.

but im not so sure about your last comment.. apple CS isn't the best frown.gif
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