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if its priced well ill get a 15 inch. it wont be though. lol
 
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The majority of people buying these are misinformed consumers.

QFT

I'd still want my optical disk drive on a laptop.
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They don't heat up as fast or severe because they happen to be record highs of absolute nothing with them. I would love to see one of these run Prime95 or Folding@Home.

but the thing is....who would run F@H or Prime95 on a Mac in the first place? rolleyes.gif

but yes; even though IB brings energy consumption therefore heat output improvements shrinking an already barely able to keep up skimpy heatsink is not going to be good for those that intend to use these for CPU heavy programs (Final cut, rendering and what not)

design = biggrin.gif
functionality = wth.gif

this is what happens when you place form over function........
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I'd still want my optical disk drive on a laptop.

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I actually hate how thin the Airs are. Much prefer my 13" MBP 2011.
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Great....so Heat dispersion is going to be all the more suck. Awesome.
I love how my brother's $3200 MBP downclocks its Core2Duo and GPU all the time due to heat. That thing gets hotter than an average toaster sometimes.
Looks cool Apple, but Thermodynamics state that you'll have increased heat buildup if you skimp on your already inadequate cooling system. Unless they find a way to make a processor get colder as it turbos....yeah. I'm not seeing it.
Then again...if they ditch discreet GPU's and go with Ivy Bridge's really nice IGPU.... thinking.gif

that's why it's intended for ivy bridge chips which should run much cooler.
    
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I love my MBP, it just works. Just for the record, it's a dual boot OSX & Win7 MBP. Can't say the same for all the Windows based laptops I've repaired over the years.
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The majority of people buying these are misinformed consumers.

The irony…

I hope your enjoying all your pre-installed adware, spyware on your laptop PCs.

Not everyone knows how to swap out their HDD for a SSD and reinstall the OS on their brand new laptop.
 
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I love my MBP, it just works. Just for the record, it's a dual boot OSX & Win7 MBP. Can't say the same for all the Windows based laptops I've repaired over the years.
The irony…
I hope your enjoying all your pre-installed adware, spyware on your laptop PCs.
Not everyone knows how to swap out their HDD for a SSD and reinstall the OS on their brand new laptop.

Exactly. Not everyone knows how to swap their HDD. And not everyone knows how to uninstall bloatware. And not everyone knows how to use computers. And That why they buy macs.
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Wow thats so weird... I like the form factor of the MBP why make it slim?
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I very much like my 13" MBP.
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