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post #11 of 62
15" LED, LOL

8600GT a Macbook??? THAT WILL PWNED!!!
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post #12 of 62
Yeah, Apple often keeps the same prices when they upgrade a line of products.
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post #13 of 62
Thread Starter 
werent powerboooks 1500..
and Ibooks 900+ <.>
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post #14 of 62
The Powerbook is a different line of product than the iBook...
What I meant was that they're upgrading the components of Macbooks, but they're still Macbooks. So the price will stay the same.
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post #15 of 62
Macbook pros are still expensive!!! Thats the only one i'd consider for video editing. Plus they put 1 X 1 GB in their 2 gb configuration leaving no room for upgrade. 4 gb costs almost 700 extra!
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post #16 of 62
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15" LED, LOL

8600GT a Macbook??? THAT WILL PWNED!!!
Where are you guys getting the LED from? Nothing on their website talks about LED backlighting!
post #17 of 62
FINALLY!!! 8-series support in OSX!

I would never think apple would stick these cards in their laptops, i'm impressed.
    
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post #18 of 62
I think this applies for all laptops : if you wanna upgrade the ram, buy it on newegg. It'll cost much less than what the original manufacturer (be it Apple or Dell etc) offers.

EDIT: btw, how do games that function natively in OSX work? do they still use DX9? DX10?
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post #19 of 62
Display’s the thing

A great video processor powers a great display. The new MacBook Pro is available in 15-inch models with a new mercury-free, power-efficient LED-backlit display and a 17-inch model with an optional 1920-by-1200 pixel display.

Scrool down on this page
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post #20 of 62
Quote:
Originally Posted by thiru View Post
I think this applies for all laptops : if you wanna upgrade the ram, buy it on newegg. It'll cost much less than what the original manufacturer (be it Apple or Dell etc) offers.

EDIT: btw, how do games that function natively in OSX work? do they still use DX9? DX10?
Games in OSX do not use DX9/DX10 and that is the reason you don;t see many games for OSX. OSX uses Open GL for games so most games have to be ported in OpenGL, but you can always boot into your windows partition and play DX9/DX10 games.
    
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