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Old 05-20-2006, 05:03 PM #1
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$1700, what computer?

im going to college next year and have $1700 to spend on a computer...what should iget?
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Old 05-20-2006, 05:08 PM #2
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Mac.
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Old 05-20-2006, 05:08 PM #3
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Old 05-20-2006, 05:09 PM #4
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Old 05-20-2006, 05:10 PM #5
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what are you going into or plan on going into? If you just need it for typing and nothing specific, go its just personal prefrence sense Mac and PC are extremely compatable now
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Old 05-20-2006, 06:11 PM #6
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wait till vista comes out?
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Old 05-20-2006, 06:33 PM #7
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im going to college next year and have $1700 to spend on a computer...what should iget?

Same here, I have about $1700 to spend on a laptop for college and my thread died.
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Old 05-20-2006, 06:43 PM #8
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wait till vista comes out?
I wouldn't.

$1700 computer with XP Pro > $1700 computer with Vista
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Old 05-20-2006, 07:21 PM #9
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College eh? Buy a $600 computer and save the rest for random crap, like alcohol.
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Old 05-20-2006, 07:42 PM #10
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Old 05-20-2006, 07:49 PM #11
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macbook?
Depends, we still don't know what type of programs you are looking to run.
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Old 05-21-2006, 12:36 AM #12
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Old 05-21-2006, 02:01 AM #13
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Old 05-21-2006, 02:21 AM #14
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What is with people and this mac craze?

Seriosuly, the commecials out on tv right now are made for the simple minded, and it appears that they are doing their jobs.
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Old 05-21-2006, 02:23 AM #15
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What is with people and this mac craze?

Seriosuly, the commecials out on tv right now are made for the simple minded, and it appears that they are doing their jobs.
I've liked Macs since long before those hypocritical commercials were released.
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Old 05-21-2006, 02:29 AM #16
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What is with people and this mac craze?

Seriosuly, the commecials out on tv right now are made for the simple minded, and it appears that they are doing their jobs.

You're right, because everyone who likes Macs are influenced by the commercials....
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I've liked Macs since long before those hypocritical commercials were released.
Im sorry.
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Old 05-21-2006, 08:13 AM #18
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What is with people and this mac craze?

Seriosuly, the commecials out on tv right now are made for the simple minded, and it appears that they are doing their jobs.
Is that Ted Nugent?
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Old 05-21-2006, 09:10 AM #19
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Old 05-21-2006, 09:38 AM #20
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If you are just using it for school and junk get a macbook. If you are gonna game on it think about gettign a windows based notebook with a good video card
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