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post #11 of 144
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Originally Posted by TriplePlay View Post
1. It IS an apples-to-apples comparison. Technically, an OS-to-OS comparison.
2. Exactly, it depends on personal preference and usage. That's what the debate is about

Anyways, PCs. I honestly don't see what the big deal is with OSX. Nothing about it impressed me too much, but it's shiny I guess. I don't have problems with Windows, so it works fine for me
Well, its not really OS-to-OS, since to run OS X you have to buy an Apple computer. I think quite a lot of people on here would switch to OS X if it would run a custom-built PC.
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Originally Posted by SoaDMTGguy View Post
Well, its not really OS-to-OS, since to run OS X you have to buy an Apple computer. I think quite a lot of people on here would switch to OS X if it would run a custom-built PC.
AND it can run just the number of games.
    
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Who cares?
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post #14 of 144
There is the selectodude post i was waiting for!

I'm not going to share my opinion on this subject. All I'm going to say is; If apple has so many fun things to do on it why do they always attack PC's with the spreadsheet comment in their commercials? Afraid of something Apple?
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post #15 of 144
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There is the selectodude post i was waiting for!
Arguing with all you noobs gets old, because I always win.
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post #16 of 144
if you could add up all the threads made on this topic (also Intel vs. AMD) (Nvidia vs. Ati) it would weigh more than my C2D =o (yes stupid analogy)
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post #17 of 144
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Originally Posted by SoaDMTGguy View Post
Its not an apples to apples comparison. It all depends on personal preference and usage. Most of the people on here would never buy a Mac because they love overclocking, upgrading, moding and customizing their computers. However, most Mac users would never use a PC because they love having their computer be reliable and just work all the time, and dont care about performance as much.

I must say that I am now in the Apple camp. I used to be 100% PC, but now with Macs being able to run Windows, and that they are just as fast as PCs, I think my next computer will be a Mac.
Obviously you have never used a mac they crash more than windows, sure the layout is nice and they don't have as many viruses but they are still very buggy I would know I was the Mac Tech at my school. Reformatting them Installing Updates + Final Cut Studio. They would randomly turn off and would give you a mac version of the blue screen "Please hold the power button down". BTW Selectodude is probably going to beat me up for telling the true but hey... They were PowerMac G4's Duals with the Chrome doors, and a iBook G3 Single USB Model. My friend had a Dual 2.5 G5 and it was nothing but junk all they did was replace the mobo, ram, and such till it would still glitch horribly so they sent him a new one with the wrong gfx card but the sent him the right one and he got to keep the old one.
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post #18 of 144
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Obviously you have never used a mac they crash more than windows, sure the layout is nice and they don't have as many viruses but they are still very buggy I would know I was the Mac Tech at my school. Reformatting them Installing Updates + Final Cut Studio. They would randomly turn off and would give you a mac version of the blue screen "Please hold the power button down". BTW Selectodude is probably going to beat me up for telling the true but hey... They were PowerMac G4's Duals with the Chrome doors, and a iBook G3 Single USB Model. My friend had a Dual 2.5 G5 and it was nothing but junk all they did was replace the mobo, ram, and such till it would still glitch horribly so they sent him a new one with the wrong gfx card but the sent him the right one and he got to keep the old one.
I'm gonna go out on a limb and say that you're the exception. My Mac has crashed twice, once when the RAM fell out, and once when I was running Windows in VirtualPC and it blue-screened.
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post #19 of 144
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Well, its not really OS-to-OS, since to run OS X you have to buy an Apple computer. I think quite a lot of people on here would switch to OS X if it would run a custom-built PC.
Mac runs on my pc I have the disk and it is dual boot
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post #20 of 144
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Mac runs on my pc I have the disk and it is dual boot
So you're saying it sucks because you're installing it on a computer that it's not supposed to be installed on, and it doesn't work right?

What a joke! Your opinion isn't valid anymore.
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