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I'd get the x1 carbon from Lenovo.
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Originally Posted by u3b3rg33k View Post

That's kinda like saying don't buy a BMW/Porsche; if you want bang for buck, just build an LC7 clone...
But what if I don't want to build an LC7??? Maybe I want that car that looks pretty, is fast, and I didn't have to build myself.

Building a PC is much easier than a car.............of course we're technically talking about laptops so......nevermind.
    
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I wont lie, I had one for two years and just sold it yesterday. As much as i dislike apple nowadays. The macbook pro's build quality was pretty much second to none, and even after two years I sold it for only $200 less then I bought it for which will never happen with another brand.
    
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I'd get the x1 carbon from Lenovo.

It has lots of problems. :|
     
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post #46 of 49
MBP might be reliable... but what would you do with it anyways?
Since you compose music or such, you might try iGarage - I never tried it. The only other thing that comes to mind is the Terminal app where you can have some fun changing settings etc - just google "apple terminal tricks"
I would take it back, though.
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post #47 of 49
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Originally Posted by JTHMfreak View Post

Apple has really good customer support too, everytime I cracked the glass on an iphone I just took it in and they replaced it with a brand new one. People can hate on apple all they want, but getting you broken product swapped out for a brand new one is nice. And don't start flaming me, tons of people get used GPUS or MOBOs after RMAs

Yea, Apple has really good customer support because you treat your iphone like crap.
post #48 of 49
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i ended up keeping it. its a nice thing to look at, the trackpad is the best ive seen and im just gonna suck it up and deal with it. hopefully next year i can re sell for like 1.3k $ or something . there is NO justice in a laptop being a thousand seven hundred bucks but whatever im on it everyday ive come to like mac OS everything is really fast. so yea i cant return it form the college that i went to visit in new hampshire because im from jersey and i wont take a train just to return something... the apple stores here wont take haha i tried.


lesson learned. thanks guys
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post #49 of 49
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i ended up keeping it. its a nice thing to look at, the trackpad is the best ive seen and im just gonna suck it up and deal with it. hopefully next year i can re sell for like 1.3k $ or something . there is NO justice in a laptop being a thousand seven hundred bucks but whatever im on it everyday ive come to like mac OS everything is really fast. so yea i cant return it form the college that i went to visit in new hampshire because im from jersey and i wont take a train just to return something... the apple stores here wont take haha i tried.
lesson learned. thanks guys
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