|Jul 21, 2006, 02:23 PM||#1|
Sell MDD for a Powerbook?
I'm really thinking about selling my Powermac G4 MDD and buy a Powerbook G4.
Powermac G4 MDD
1.25 GB ram
4 160 GB hard drives
GeForce4 Ti 4600
and thats all i can think of right now.
And im looking to buy:
Powerbook G4 1.5-1.67Ghz
at least 1 GB ram
80 gb hard drive
Question is: IS it worth it? I used to use my mac allot for games and video. But not so much anymore. Will the powerbook have enough power? Or should I keep my MDD.
Question for powerbook users: PROS/ CONS?
|Jul 21, 2006, 02:41 PM||#2|
oh, and here is what i might do
sell my MDD for $1000. (Someone offered) is that a good deal?
1.5GHz PowerPC G4
ATI Mobility Radeon 9700 with 64MB of DDR SDRAM
80GB Ultra ATA/100; 5400 rpm
im still looking though
|Jul 21, 2006, 02:41 PM||#3|
the powermac is definitely going to outperform a powerbook G4. But it's hardly night and day; if the powermac is fine for you, a powerbook G4 would be as well. But why do you want it? Need the portability?
"If Jesus Himself came back to earth and turned water to wine, half of MacRumors would say 'meh, this is red. I wanted white.'"
|Jul 21, 2006, 02:44 PM||#4|
yes thats the reason. Going to arizona for a week. And it would be nice to have for trips like that.
But I just hope power is not a BIG difference.
also I would upgrade ram on the powerbook 1GB +
|Jul 21, 2006, 02:47 PM||#5|
Also found this. Better deal?
1.67GHz PowerPC G4, 80GB Hard Drive
15.2 inch Wide Screen
1 GB 333 MHz DDR2 SDRAM (PC2-4200).
ATI Mobility Radeon 9700 /w 128MB VRAM
Backlit keyboard, Scrolling Trackpad,
Gigabit Ethernet, FireWire 400 & 800,
Analog audio in/out, DVI & S-Video out
Bluetooth 2.0+EDR & Airport Extreme
Dual Layer SuperDrive (DVD+-RW DL/CD-RW)
|Jul 21, 2006, 02:58 PM||#6|
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