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Wait for the $1500 15" refurbs to be listed on their site. 2-3 months usually. Same quality/warranty.
post #32 of 111
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Originally Posted by snowful View Post
student disc+acd disc?
kind of.

Paid 1.5k almost 3 years ago. 325 just this week to get my i7.

I guess you can also factor in 185 for applecare i bought off ebay.
 
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post #33 of 111
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wait for the $1500 15" refurbs to be listed on their site. 2-3 months usually. Same quality/warranty.
+1 :d
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post #34 of 111
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You can finally play HL2 Ep2 at native res!

This was a joke by the way. Looks sleek, most certainly faster. Although it has the same problem as any other macbook:Overpriced.
Man, does that horse power ever deserve a 9/10. OCN reviewers would hold this puppy at a 2.4/10.
post #35 of 111
Do not want.

Compare the perf. in an actual benchmark to a SB platform. This is just more apple trash in a nice package fooling unscrupulous consumers. Trash nty
    
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post #36 of 111
I want one, but can't afford it. lol
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post #37 of 111
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Wait for the $1500 15" refurbs to be listed on their site. 2-3 months usually. Same quality/warranty.
Yup, i'm probaly going to buy the 13 inch refurb though...Does it really take 2-3 months?
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Nope, doesn't overheat. In fact, the cooling is hugely improved from her old MacBook (circa 2007), which was pretty poo. The new MBP really handles heat well, especially when being used on a duvet or something.
Well hopefully the switch from Nvidia to AMD will help in the video card failure department. Shame on you Nvidia.
Edited by [\/]Paris - 3/5/11 at 12:32pm
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post #39 of 111
who's seriously going to drop like $1500 on a laptop? I'd be on autotrader before apple's website.

It's the 'prestige' of owning a mac that people want. You can make hacintosh's people
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How does that thing manage 7 hours with integrated graphics? The idle draw from the SB and its GPU should be the same as any other laptop yet it lasts so long. 77.5Whr battery.
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