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: Nice!
by godawful on Mon 24th Apr 2006 16:24 UTC in reply to "Nice!"
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probably to keep costs down. the more parts that are standard across machines, the cheaper they are to produce, support, replace, etc etc.
none the less, youre right.. but economicly it just doesn't make sense

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