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Originally Posted by arekieh View Post
^Win
Win indeed!
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Eh, I'm not liking the thinness. I love the thinkpad, great device, but this is just too thin for comfort. I'd be scared crap-less to drop or put too much pressure on this thing. Heck, even the freakin keyboard. Ugh, I hate them. We need the original keyboards.

Though, can't lie. The internals are actually pretty beffy for how thin this is. I hope the cooling is better then the MBA.

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Originally Posted by Marin View Post
Because it's Apple, duh. Well according to the PC world at least.

I do like the MBA a lot though, new design is way better than the original.
You make it sound as if it is biased. Wait till you hear the mac crowd.

If anything, apple gives the quality of Acer's lower end models in a flashy aluminum case. Poor quality parts (harddrives with the highest failure rate around), shoddy cooling design where you don't get anything remotely close to have the CPU function how it is designed to, and a premium price tag. You either like it for its "hipness" or the OS.

I wish apple would stay as a software company and actually compete with windows. Open up more suppliers and I'm sure they would have significantly better models available to the public. Frankly, Apple has no clue on what they are doing in the PC market.

But that is all off topic.
Edited by Domino - 4/23/11 at 9:59pm
post #23 of 36
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Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
Look on lenovo's site - ALL of their laptops are ALWAYS on sale. Their MSRP is never their actual market price. Never.
This. There are always coupons for Lenovo notebooks. I got my Thinkpad with a 35 percent off coupon.
post #24 of 36
Looks like a pretty nice laptop, hopefully there will be some good sales on it. My T60 is going on 5 years without a hitch. All I really need to do is reformat it with W7 and get rid of the school crap I don't use anymore. Since I don't run MATLAB or VMs anymore even this would be overkill, an AMD APU would suffice for my current uses.
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As for playing your role hating on Apple, l2 go big =p My friend and I once seriously considered pee'ing in front of the Apple Store in a mall xD
Seems like a legit idea.

Looks like a nice laptop
post #26 of 36
Where are all these Lenovo lappie coupons?
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post #27 of 36
If I needed a laptop this would be my first pick. I love Thinkpad keyboards in general
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Thinkpads do rock. I have one for 2 years not and the battery only degraded 3% because of amazing power management.
my thinkpad for what it's worth (about 2 years old) will die in literally less than 10 minutes without the plug...
post #29 of 36
Freakishly? This is basically a better MacBook Air. I hope this gets at least 9/10 in reviews. I'm hoping for something better than the X300 laptops. I'm hoping for AMD's Llano APUs.
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What's hipster and flashy about the air?
The box.
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