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Old Jul 7, 2013, 12:37 AM   #1
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Thinking about buying a MBA

I'm thinking about selling both my rMBP and Asus Zenbook prime to get a 13" 8gb i5 MBA. I perhaps might need it for windows and running a few programs that only need a single core (PhD stuff) along with the usual Word/net etc. Do you think a MBA would be ok for this?
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Old Jul 7, 2013, 02:37 AM   #2
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I think the MBA can handle those things nicely but wouldn't you prefer staying with the rMBP and selling just the asus? I think it just makes more sense because you still keep a better screen and hardware.
Or do you need the new MBA for the battery and even bigger portability?
If so go ahead and buy it!
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Old Jul 7, 2013, 10:44 AM   #3
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If the MBA couldn't do these basic tasks, what could it do?
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Old Jul 7, 2013, 12:31 PM   #4
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Why? the macbook air is a good product sure, but why sell a pro for it? I say keep your laptops man.
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