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Please check out the comparison I made

Or simply tell me if the Pro premium is worth 17hrs of min wage work.
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I would, I think the pro is a lot nicer. My Mom has a 13" Macbook and it's nice, but I just like the Pro a lot better. I say go for the Pro.
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Go Pro.



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Pro is worth it.
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doesnt the pro have a dedicated video card? I thought that was what made it "Pro"
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Its worth it.
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post #7 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by VW_TDI_02 View Post
doesnt the pro have a dedicated video card? I thought that was what made it "Pro"
Yes it does.
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Pro or nuttin
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post #9 of 29
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Quote:
Originally Posted by VW_TDI_02 View Post
doesnt the pro have a dedicated video card? I thought that was what made it "Pro"
Both have the nvidia 330
Here is the breakdown

Difference = $169
Gets you
  • twice the DDR3 RAM
  • SD and firewire slot
  • illuminated keyboard
  • thinner/.5 pounds less heavy
  • 60% richer screen colour
  • no fingerprints/ less scratchable/ much sexier design

worth it?
post #10 of 29
you mean 320m. But anyway, I'd go for the pro, it's definitely a lot better looking and double the ram is definitely useful. The SD slot is convenient too.
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