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Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-22-2007, 11:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,562
Posted By apple_power
The average user will not actually realise much...

The average user will not actually realise much from using matched memory. I have a 17" core duo with 2 gigs and my wifes macbook (soon to be replaced witha 17"C2D) has 1.5Gb ram. Even when I have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2007, 02:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,502
Posted By apple_power
If you plan to use photoshop and dont have an...

If you plan to use photoshop and dont have an external screen, it should be an interesting choice to say the least. My wife has a 20 and a 24" imac and she is always suggesting that I need to buy a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-18-2007, 03:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,225
Posted By apple_power
Have you got house hold insurance or credit card...

Have you got house hold insurance or credit card extended warrenty?
I refuse to buy apple care, as I am not interested in talking to some individual from India, or going through a script. Nor am I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-18-2007, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,518
Posted By apple_power
Go for the macbook pro, with outa doubt. I have...

Go for the macbook pro, with outa doubt. I have two macbooks and a few macbook pros, the macbook pro wipes the floor with macbooks. Also the screen being bigger helps, also you have a choice off...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-18-2007, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By apple_power
It really depends on what you do. If you are...

It really depends on what you do. If you are using the harddrive all the time. Then go for the 5400 as a minimum. I have a 160 in my 17" and 7200 harddrive in my 15". There is not that much...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-18-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,502
Posted By apple_power
I have both 17 and 15"

I love my 17"MBP, as it allows my wife to sit at our imac. I use the 15" very little in comparison to my 17". I just love the screen size and I also have a couple of macbooks that my wife and I use...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2006, 06:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,771
Posted By apple_power
This is apple they will give you nothing. I...

This is apple they will give you nothing. I spend approx in the region of 20k on apple products plus per year. I get some merits, like choosing my courier and a few other bits.


But odnt expect...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2006, 05:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,080
Posted By apple_power
Why do you not start up a fund? I am lucky in...

Why do you not start up a fund? I am lucky in that my parents were very sucessful and left me enough, to do what I please. The only thing is money still does not speed up orders well not much...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2006, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,080
Posted By apple_power
Well, yyou cant die with the stuff, so why not...

Well, yyou cant die with the stuff, so why not spend it? Once you have everything you need, the rest is spending money.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2006, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,080
Posted By apple_power
Well actually I do have two on order, (blacjd and...

Well actually I do have two on order, (blacjd and white) but as this is macbook pro section, Did not feel worth mentioning.

But thanks for asking.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2006, 10:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,080
Posted By apple_power
With the 7200rpm drive I notice a slight bit of...

With the 7200rpm drive I notice a slight bit of differance more when I am playing games of the HDD i.e fear on the boot camp.

Noise is hardly noticeable, unless you are in a really exceptionaly...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2006, 10:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,771
Posted By apple_power
Get the black macbook, it just looks cool. Or...

Get the black macbook, it just looks cool. Or get both, I am just waiting for both my white and black custom build orders to arrive. I ahve maxed out teh specs, as i ma far to lazy to do anything...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2006, 10:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,355
Posted By apple_power
The 17" macbook pri is not any hotter then...

The 17" macbook pri is not any hotter then accepted. Ia m now on my 87th apple laptop. I already knew that the powerbooks were hot to touch and my 15" was not that much more unbearble. But I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-27-2006, 06:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
Well actually, I work for the armed...

Well actually,

I work for the armed forces,, doing my bit for queen and country. However as for travelling, I try to travel some where knew every weekend regardless of work. Referance...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-26-2006, 12:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
Get a 17" they are the shizzle.

Get a 17" they are the shizzle.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2006, 10:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,239
Posted By apple_power
I have just ordered a new 17 and 15 with glossy...

I have just ordered a new 17 and 15 with glossy screen to go alongside with my matte finish exisiting 17 and 15"MBP. I liked what I saw at the apple store on the macbook.


Also I have it on my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2006, 10:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
I dont know about the price issue, I do know...

I dont know about the price issue, I do know that I paid in 2004 May 2700 for a 15 powerbook and 3000+ for a 17.

Every year since the price has dropped. So I have no problem investing in 17"...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2006, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
I agree with your point and know what you mean by...

I agree with your point and know what you mean by that remark.. However I refuse to be change my way for the few people out their who are tea leafs. I am me, I will not be intimidated and I would...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2006, 01:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
Agreed that is true, however you must consider if...

Agreed that is true, however you must consider if you have other machines. I have prettty much every mac machine. I have a room dedicated to laptops in my house. I buy a new laptop every few...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2006, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,214
Posted By apple_power
Wink I am in the armed forces

I travel a mixture of business and economy flights. I use both 17" and a 15" macbook pro. I have no problem using either. I appreacite the screen more of the 17 both are now approx 1" thick. Once...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2006, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,019
Posted By apple_power
IT is relatively simple process, you just need to...

IT is relatively simple process, you just need to have a steady hand and a lot of patience. There are numerous guides out on the web, at the same time apply some grease.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2006, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By apple_power
Performace wise I feel there is no real gain with...

Performace wise I feel there is no real gain with one or the other. I ahve 2 2 gig models one witha 120gb 5400rpm harddrive the otehr with the 7200rpm harddrive. Both work the same, I personaly...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-09-2006, 06:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,984
Posted By apple_power
No problems what so ever

I have been ussing my mbp for a few weeks now and no problems so far at all. Missed opening up the box experiance. Apart from that no whines, screen problems etc. I am used to apple and am on my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-24-2006, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By apple_power
damm you are lucky but most people state side...

damm you are lucky but most people state side seem to be. Might try order a new machine and have it delivered to my house in Long island.

Sucks but I am happy for you.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-24-2006, 07:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,023
Posted By apple_power
looks good just get the thing running os x and...

looks good just get the thing running os x and you will love it.

Really nice work. Given me a few ideas now. My wifes gonna kill me but heck,too tempting. :dummy:
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