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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

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i know now that im getting a 15' maxed out powerbook but i dont know if i should buy it now or later around august? Any ideas on pros and cons of buying now or later?

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buy now the only differnece will be that your more likely to get Tiger on it in August but apart from that i doubt that there will be any differences
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if you need it know then get it but if you can wait you could save because u would not need to buy tiger but if you need it buy now
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is tiger the only reason to buy later? Do you think the prices will drop again in the summer?


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I don't think they'll drop any time around summer maybe Nov-Jan?
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If you buy it now, you may get it by August
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is that true?
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Kind of joking One guy on here had his mac ship in a quater of a year
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Buy it now. Prices might drop but I seriously doubt it, and a new generation of PBs is not likely any time soon.

The only reason to wait would be to have Tiger preinstalled if that is important to you. If you are not sure if Tiger should be important to you then it is not.

If you want to wait till next year then maybe something will change or prices drop, but not in the 4-5 month range.
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If you really need to buy it now, go on. But i would wait till around x-mas, cause u know the prices are gonna be dropping. Im gonna wait till around then, or if i can find a good deal. Last time around that part of the year, you could save between 300-500 bucks in savings.
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