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LOL every time we have a slightly anti mac topic you always say the same crap. XD

To put it in simple words: APPLE PRODUCTS ARE TOO EXPENSIVE!!!!!\\



HA! Yeah every mac fanboy does think of themselves as godly! XD

edit: yey 100 posts
And every time an Apple topic comes up, you and the rest try to dodge this one simple fact.

If the stuff is just too expensive for you, say so. otherwise, you all look pretty silly complaining about other points that make no sense.

Realistically, the only reason why anyone hates on Apple products is because of the price tag.

Which pretty much makes you sound like a beggar to begin with.
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Someone who understands SOMETHING about Apple.

I need OS X for Final Cut Pro. Go rattling about Premiere, Vegas, and all that other stuff: Final Cut tears them all apart IMO and it's worth going through whatever channels to be able to use.

If I did NOT need Final Cut? I wouldn't use OS X.


well said people dont seem to grasp that there are mac only apps especially for multimedia that just pwn the other ones available on windows THAT IS WHAT WE HAVE MAC's AND WINDOWS. they each have there own purpose what one dose the other can do better and visa versa
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To put it in simple words: APPLE PRODUCTS ARE TOO EXPENSIVE!!!!!\\
ONLY BECAUSE YOU CAN'T AFFORD THEM
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at the high high end workstations they actually cost the same or less than dell/hp not saying you cant build it cheaper but allot of ppl just dont build (those fools)
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post #45 of 151
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Originally Posted by Audi View Post
And every time an Apple topic comes up, you and the rest try to dodge this one simple fact.

If the stuff is just too expensive for you, say so. otherwise, you all look pretty silly complaining about other points that make no sense.

Realistically, the only reason why anyone hates on Apple products is because of the price tag.

Which pretty much makes you sound like a beggar to begin with.
You're right, it's better to pay more for less.
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post #46 of 151
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You're right, it's better to pay more for less.
No, you're wrong: it's better to realize why you dislike something instead of conjuring up a bunch of BS that doesn't make sense.

If someone gave any one of you an Apple Product you'd rejoice. Only thing it ever comes down to is cost. Somehow, people on this site manage to pull all these other excuses out that are totally inaccurate.

Why not just say "It costs too much for me?" Instead of "They suck!"

And I'd love to see you match my Macbook Pro's specs to another Laptop of the same caliber for hundreds less.

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post #47 of 151
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IMO, Apple doesn't deserve it. Period. Don't flame me, just my opinion.
Well, yes, you are allowed to have an opinion, but how do they not deserve it? Apple's worked hard over the last 10 years, and I think Jobs has done a good job building Apple back up. And its clearly shown in their success over the past few years.


One think I think Apple does much better than Dell is support. I like knowing that if I need to call Apple for help/support, I get someone in the USA that speaks clear English. Something my friend with her Dell hates when she has to call Dell for something.

You have to remember that most people that use a computer don't know much about a computer like most people here do(or think they do). So knowing that Apple offers good support is something appealing to them.
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I wonder how many people here have ever actually used OSX?

I for one never have. Seems pretty slick though.
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No, you're wrong: it's better to realize why you dislike something instead of conjuring up a bunch of BS that doesn't make sense.

If someone gave any one of you an Apple Product you'd rejoice. Only thing it ever comes down to is cost. Somehow, people on this site manage to pull all these other excuses out that are totally inaccurate.

Why not just say "It costs too much for me?" Instead of "They suck!"

And I'd love to see you match my Macbook Pro's specs to another Laptop of the same caliber for hundreds less.

LuLLz
Please don't tell me what I want or like. You are becoming as bad as the Apple PR department. I've spent 3 hours a day for the last year working with iMacs. I was ok with it because of the large monitors, but I still preferred working on my PC at home, with Gimp2.0 instead of Photoshop. I wouldn't buy a mac if it was the same price as a new PC. Mainly because you can't upgrade it the same way, few programs that I use run on OSX and well, I think the cases are pretty damn ugly.

Now, what are your macbook specs? I will build a laptop online that beats it performance and cost wise.
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Please don't tell me what I want or like. You are becoming as bad as the Apple PR department. I've spent 3 hours a day for the last year working with iMacs. I was ok with it because of the large monitors, but I still preferred working on my PC at home, with Gimp2.0 instead of Photoshop. I wouldn't buy a mac if it was the same price as a new PC. Mainly because you can't upgrade it the same way, few programs that I use run on OSX and well, I think the cases are pretty damn ugly.

Now, what are your macbook specs? I will build a laptop online that beats it performance and cost wise.
Sorry you feel hurt. The YOU is generalized, and not YOU in specific. But seein' as how you know about a Mac, you should know that it ain't over priced for what it is. Valid: Can't upgrade it the same way. SOME programs do not run on OS X. INVALID: Overpriced Hardware

So now I'm talking to YOU: How much does a broken down Mac Pro cost part for part? And how much less does Apple sell it for?

15" 2.4Ghz 2Gigs of Ram 120gb Sata-2 HDD. Standard 15" 2.4Ghz Core 2 Duo package.

Closest to it is an Asus book which still costs a good 2k.

And, don't get it twisted: I'm a fan of the money I make, not an Apple fan. I ain't a fan of the perpetuated ignorance on the topic.
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