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Hi,

which is the more powerful?
Frankly, I'm lost there.Isn't the Core i7 newer? so why is it cheaper?

FC665LL/A (2149$)
Refurbished MacBook Pro 2.66GHz Intel Core i7
17-inch LED-backlit antiglare Hi-Res widescreen display (1920 x 1200 pixel)
4GB (2 x 2GB) of 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM
500GB Serial ATA @ 5400 rpm
8x double-layer SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M graphics processor with 512MB of GDDR3 memory

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G0GW4LL/A (2219$)
Refurbished MacBook Pro 3.06GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
17-inch high-resolution LED-backlit glossy widescreen display
4GB memory
500GB hard drive
8x SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
ExpressCard/34 slot
Built-in 8-hour battery
NVIDIA GeForce 9400M + 9600M GT with 512MB
Illuminated keyboard
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Generally the FC665LL would be more powerful because of the core i7, not alot of difference between them though.

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Probably because they just look at clock speeds.

Get the first but buy yourself a good 7200rpm hard drive.

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