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Old May 30, 2013, 11:51 AM   #1
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Mid 2010 MacBook Pro 15" i7 or new MacBook pro 13" i7?

Hi,
I would like to renew my white MacBook from mid 2009. I haven't decided yet but I have two options in mind, a MacBook Pro 15" from mid 2010 with an intel core duo i7 (I think it's duo) running at 2.8GHz with an integrated card, the intel HD 3000 and a dedicated card, Nvidia Geforce 330m with 512MB of dedicated VRAM, a month old mother board and battery and a hi-res anti-glare display with 7 months remaining of apple care all for 1000. My other option would be a new MacBook Pro 13" with a dual i7 locked at 2.9 GHz and no dedicated graphics card for 1035 from amazon.
I would mainly use it for photo editing using Adobe programs and occasionally some video editing and video gaming.
Which one do you think is more powerful?
ps: I would use an external monitor, 8GB of RAM and an SSD on both
Thanks
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Old Jun 6, 2013, 01:49 AM   #2
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This will be more suited to the Buying Tips and Advice forum in the Mac sections.
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Old Jun 6, 2013, 02:14 AM   #3
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id get the new 13
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