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Originally Posted by Mootsfox View Post
Apple seems to be the only people offering 2.4ghz. But I've only looked on Dell and newegg.

I would rather have the Dell I specd out over the Apple. Even if they were the same price. The Dell has better specs overall. Basing a laptop on clock speed alone shows that you are ignorant?

I'll go find a link to the bluetooth...
Hey, if you would rather have a Dell over the Apple, that's another story. I specifically said to prove that at the same exact specs with the same exact everything, that Apple was overpriced.

You were static a fact that Apple is overpriced, you now need to back that fact up. Down to the very point.

If it's PREFERENCE then, cool, whatever. That's your preference. I'm not hating on your preferences. I prefer Ketchup on my Mashed Potatoes. I would never state, as a fact, that Ketchup + Mash Potatoes is the only way to eat them.
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post #72 of 151
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Ipod was a major contributor to this....
No lies....they sold a boatload. I can only imagine the markup on those
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IMO, Apple doesn't deserve it. Period. Don't flame me, just my opinion.
I don't care about their computers and OS, no partial comments at all. But at the iPods, they were really hyped over a period of time. Self-explanatory?
Hyped? Have you ever tried one? They were so "hyped" because the interface was innovative and simple.
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me = 1

you = 0

To think I was the only one not flaming and I get Ignored! Nice logic there.
You were passively doing so while bearing no weight on the actual debate present.

Your comment about IQ, bringing up the E6600 which has nothing to do with this: this all tells me that you really have no idea what we're debating here.
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Once again, for everyone to stupid to see it the first time, dell made DJ's, and ripped off apples designs to the best of their ability. Apple did better. So they win. If dell was ahead, no one would go "awww thats just the XPS" because it doeesnt matter, if they have a product that puts them ahead, it still puts them ahead.
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Audi, if you're the crusader telling all of us idiots that Macs aren't expensive considering just hardware, why don't YOU do the work that Mootsfox already started and prove it? He already totally destroyed you by providing specs for a better Dell notebook for almost a grand less. Now it's your turn.
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Here's an easy way to end this argument...


To each, his own.
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post #78 of 151
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Audi, if you're the crusader telling all of us idiots that Macs aren't expensive considering just hardware, why don't YOU do the work that Mootsfox already started and prove it? He already totally destroyed you by providing specs for a better Dell notebook for almost a grand less. Now it's your turn.
Uhm, because I already put my money where my mouth was by buying the best Dell Laptop that I could. Like I ALWAYS do. In ANY category.

I go out and I BUY the stuff to find out for myself. With LCD's, with CPUs, With MOTHERBOARDS. I go out and I buy the stuff! The Dell simply was NOT ENOUGH to even justify attempting to install OS X, so I returned it and purchased a Macbook for about the same price, which had a few extras that did satisfy me.

Is the Macbook Pro the better choice? No. That's purely opinion. Is the Macbook Pro better for me? YES.

I'm no Apple Crusader. Go back a few months and catch me arguing with J3R3MY about how over priced Macs were. I was on the side that said they were horribly over-priced until he enlightened me to my ignorance on the subject.

Break down a Mac, man. iMac, Macbook Pro/Macbook, etc etc. Just break it down and see for yourself.

Edit here-- And I'd appreciate it if you'd all stopped putting words in my mouth. I haven't used the word stupid, idiot, or anything akin to that at all. I haven't called names, I haven't said anything above and beyond IGNORANT, which you should define if you're having trouble figuring out what it means.
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post #79 of 151
You can configure the motherboard on a Mac or Dell? I didn't know that. Please, do show. Isn't it called a logic board on Macs, though?

I have a 17" iMac with 2GB of RAM, an e6400, and a crummy x1600. I bought it for ~$2000 around last Christmas. It is simply slower than my sig rig, which was $1300 in August of last year.

If you've "broken down" an iMac, a Macbook Pro/Macbook, and every other type of Mac out there...you need to find yourself a less expensive hobby.

You treat us like we're stupid and as if we're idiots.
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post #80 of 151
iPods arn't great apple just marketed them well you can get things way way way cheaper its just like a fasion accesiour that all the hot girls get so the men follow to get dates lol
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