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Mac Specs: Mac Pro 8 core 2.8Ghz, 12GB RAM, 2.3TB HD; MacBook Pro 2.4Ghz, 4GB RAM, 200GB HD

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Originally Posted by zyepod View Post
How about MacBook Pro? Vista or XP Home or Pro?
The MacBook Pro has a dedicated video card so the Aero interface should run ok. That's the prime culprit for performance problems, though you can run Vista in a basic UI mode that is less taxing if your system bogs down.

I also highly recommend at least 3GB of RAM (I run 4) because Windows in a VM works much better with 1 to 1.5GB of RAM dedicated to it.

--David
My blog about my move from Windows to Mac: www.davidalison.com
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