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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 12:38 PM   #1
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Buying a new Mac

I'm debating on buying a new PowerBook. Should I wait and see how the new chips fair in '06 or buy now? Any suggestions?
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 12:52 PM   #2
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 01:27 PM   #3
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If you need a computer then buy it if you don't then don't. It's as simple as that.
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 01:52 PM   #4
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I would say wait until after October 12th and then if you need a computer buy one, because really you can be waiting forever for the next best thing. When todays best thing will work perfectly.
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 02:14 PM   #5
 
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I'm good with my current setup, i'm waitin til the intel macs and then buying a PPC or two when the prices drop
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 02:28 PM   #6
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Stop waiting and just buy and enjoy it. IF you wait another 7 months after the intels coem out there will be an even better machine again!!! :-O (and again, and again.....)

Computers evolve rapidly so buy it ot enjoy it, or buy used until you feel the best for you is out.
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 02:37 PM   #7
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Hey bro.
I'd say wait till the Intel PowerBooks come out. If you looking for something sooner, Dual-cores are rumored to be released next week.
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 03:23 PM   #8
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Wait until next Wednesday and then evaluate your options.
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Wait until next Wednesday and then evaluate your options.
Wednesday?? Why wednesday? Something coming?
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Old Oct 6th, 2005, 08:22 PM   #10
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Like others have said, if you NEED one now, then get one now. If you can wait, that's your choice. But, if there was EVER a "Rev. A" Apple product to be wary of, it is their first manufactured Apple product running on Intel CPUs. Early adopters might have a rough go of it.
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