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Thread: Do all intel-based Macs have DVD drives?

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    Apr 14, 2009
    Do all intel-based Macs have DVD drives?

    This question isn't specifically about iMac, just couldn't find a better category to post it in.

    I was wondering, does anyone know the answer to this question:

    Do all intel-based Mac's (including older models) have DVD drives built-in?

    Deciding whether I need to distribute some software on CD's, or if I can use DVD's only.


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    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    Intel Mac models - both portable and desktop have a built in drive that can at least read DVD media. The lone exception here might be the MacBook Air which uses an external drive.


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    Dec 03, 2006
    Irvine, CA
    chscag is correct, every Intel Mac with the exception of the Macbook Air has a built in DVD drive.

    June 2007
    July 2009

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    Apr 14, 2009
    Thanks for the info.

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    Jan 18, 2009
    New Zealand
    I would say they all at least have a Combo Drive, probably a SuperDrive in most. Even old G4's have them, so Apple was pretty ahead of technology.

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