Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 3rd May 2006 16:03 UTC, submitted by Moulinneuf
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y CNet compares Acer's TravelMate 8200 to apple's MacBook Pro, and concludes the Acer wins; but only by a small margin. "The Acer pulled ahead with ample features and superior performance and battery life, then sealed the deal with its lower sticker price. If you're looking for the most connectivity and fastest performance for your dollar, the TravelMate 8200 is the laptop to buy. The MacBook Pro's strengths clearly lie in aesthetics, from its lightweight, eye-pleasing design to its graphics-friendly display to its elegant operating system. And Apple's superior software package could be said to offset the price differential between the MacBook Pro and the TravelMate 8200."
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RE[4]: OSX
by snowbender on Thu 4th May 2006 14:02 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: OSX"
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Technically a lot of what you said in your comment was subjective.
I know the meaning of the words objective and subjective, so in a sense I have to agree. That's why I wrote the word in quotes. I tried to be as objective as possible. The question is whether one can say something really objective about userfriendliness.

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