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Posers.

Anyway, the same could be said of Fry's, Microcenter, and Best Buy.
yeah but i wouldnt consider any of them boring
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post #142 of 199
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Thunderbolt / Lightpeak = proprietary = fail.

Firewire failed as a major interface and so will this.
all kinds of wrong in all kinds of ways
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This is frustrating. My girlfriend just dropped 2500 on the i7 dualcore, and now this. Apple is such a joke, I'm so glad I build my own.
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This is frustrating. My girlfriend just dropped 2500 on the i7 dualcore, and now this. Apple is such a joke, I'm so glad I build my own.
they have a return policy so see if she is within that (they also have droped the restocking fees) if not then thats just is the way things are. it was rumored for a while that the pros were going to get an update and i advised someone to hold off for 2 months until the new ones came out. it just pays to do some research (mac rumors buyers guide is a good resource for these things) before you buy.
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they have a return policy so see if she is within that (they also have droped the restocking fees) if not then thats just is the way things are. it was rumored for a while that the pros were going to get an update and i advised someone to hold off for 2 months until the new ones came out. it just pays to do some research (mac rumors buyers guide is a good resource for these things) before you buy.
+1 for Mac rumors buyers guide.
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+1 for Mac rumors buyers guide.
Speaking of which, there are rumors a total revamp of the MBP is coming out in 2012....
    
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Speaking of which, there are rumors a total revamp of the MBP is coming out in 2012....
It's for if you want to purchase a mac right now...

Don't buy technology then. It's always being updated. Just keep waiting and waiting.
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post #148 of 199
and with the assist here's the link... http://buyersguide.macrumors.com/

Firewire was included on just about *every* quality digital tape based camera for half a decade or longer. No you couldn't buy a firewire drive at the drugstore, but currently there are a ton of specialized audio interfaces which should have a life till 2015 or so.
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Firewire was included on just about *every* quality digital tape based camera for half a decade or longer. No you couldn't buy a firewire drive at the drugstore, but currently there are a ton of specialized audio interfaces which should have a life till 2015 or so.
Yeah, I was thinking the same thing but didn't have time to post earlier. The only people who thought FireWire was a failure were people who didn't have decent camcorders. I'm not going to miss it, don't get me wrong; but calling it a failure is just misguided.
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wait has it not bothered anyone that the "cheaper" MBPs have the intel graphics instead of Nvidia or ATI?

-puts flamesuit on-
maybe i know nothing about laptops
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