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Thought it was pretty interesting that they were able to enable 3D acceleration in Parallels. For those who own intel macs I guess you would probably know how much more of an advantage this has over the older Parallels builds. Finally shows that Macs CAN play games. I guess you could just boot into your windows partition with boot camp, but this is for the lazier people.

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Sweet! I've been waiting for this for a WHILE!
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so have i, but I don't know if the new setup is going to like OSX so i can't try
    
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how can they call their computers MACs when the only difference they have with PC is the operating system, but now that only do they use intel CPUs, people use bootcamp with Windows, i guess that MACs is just a style of PCs now.
    
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I'd agree, along with the fact they they are the only hardware to legally run OSX
    
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macs are for noobs

kthxbai

jkjk, actually the newer macs arent bad, albeit a bit overpriced still. the high end models are ridiculous.
    
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like this macbook pro im running off? yeah... its ridiculous i love it tho. soooo nice.
    
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I'd agree, along with the fact they they are the only hardware to legally run OSX

Heheheh u mean that when i was running OSX on my Dell computer... that was illegal? shuts... o well. i didnt have internet and now the hard drive is in bits so no one knows that i did
    
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I still don't know what's 'sooo nice' about any mac. I'm not Mac bashing here, but I use the Macs on our end of the school and really I just don't see it. It's not any better than my PC experiences. And I really really don't understand the desire to run Windows on a Mac. What's the point of a goddamn Mac if you don't use OSX? Really?
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How do you guys think the games would run on a Mac computer emulating XP, for example? Worse than an actual XP installation?
    
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