Who wants a 12 inch MacBook Pro?

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Just as the question states.
 
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It doesn't have to be 12" (or 13" or 11" or any other size in particular.)

But under 5 pounds is a must. Every other laptop vendor offers one.
 
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i wouldnt ever go smaller than the 13.3 on the mb.

and that is pushing it these days
 
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Not so sure about 12in, but something smaller than 15.4 would be nice. That is about the only thing that would make me consider buying a new MBP.
 
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Yeah I'd love one.
 
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13.3" seems to be the sweet spot when it comes to portable laptops. It just seems as though that extra inch makes a big difference. I've tried 12" laptops and they seem to be just too small to be useful.
 
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i wouldnt go under 15", even though its heavier and more expensive, i'd would rather spend it than save on screen space.
 
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All good points. I always had a sweet spot for the 12 inch powerbook.
 

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I would be typing on a 12" MBP right now, if they made one. If you regularly haul your machine around, as I do, you learn to live with the trade-offs in screen real estate. Honestly, my last two notebooks have been 12" or smaller and after a few days, I barely noticed it. But when I switched to the 15.4", it was like going from a small sports car to an SUV. Everything seems huge.
 
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I should also mention that I use an external monitor with mine. So I have a 12" notebook on the plane, and a 17" notebook at my desk.
 
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I was considering the 12" panasonic toughbook before a friend suggested a macbook. I was looking for something small and silver. The current MBPs are just too big for me!
 
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i carry my MBP every day around campus.

not a thorn in my side. sure my macbook was smaller, and 1/2lb lighter, but so what, my mbp offers me a few more things i like!
 
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Eh, I wouldn't wait it so I voted no but I guess I could see some reasoning for it. They did have 12" Powerbooks before, right?
 
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for free sure, instead of my imac no lol... its not a real necessity for me.. my usb and back up harddrive keeps my work safe.. but i guess what you are asking is would you prefer a smaller mbp.. ehh not really.. not as my main computer.. but if it were a second then yes smaller..
 

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