Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 24th Apr 2006 14:05 UTC, submitted by CrimsonScythe
Apple The 17" MacBook Pro has just been released. The 17" model has Firewire 800 and 8x dual layer Superdrive, both of which the 15.4" version lacks. The new MacBook Pro was presented during the NAB2006. The machine will cost $2799,- in the US, or round and about EUR 2879,- (differs per country) in the EU, or GBP 1999,- if you live in the UK.
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RE: What A Joke
by raxrat on Mon 24th Apr 2006 15:33 UTC in reply to "What A Joke"
raxrat
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2006-01-05

"The computing world isn't waiting around for Apple to sell them overpriced x86 boxes. "

Yes, the world would be better off saving money and going with Dell. Oh wait....

http://www1.us.dell.com/content/products/features.aspx/cto_xpsnb_m1...

If you don't want to follow the link, let me save you the trouble. The Intel Core Duo XPS laptops cost $2,600 to $3,855. I don't think you realize how expensive the Core Duo chip is compared to the G4 1.67 GHz in the old 17 inch powerbook have.

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