Im in really bad shape i was all set to get a new PB 15" when they are released (hopefully soon)...and last night i went to my friends house for a LAN party and all of a sudden there's his 8500 sittin on his desk and now im not so sure i wanna PB anymore... I basically multitask, play simulations and 1st person shooters (i was willing to give up a lil game playing), and download music and burn CD's. Now im not so sure about what to do. This is where my dilemma is... Dell 8500 2.4 Ghz Pentium 4m 1GB DDR RAM 266 Mhz 64 MB Nvidra GeForce 4 4200 Go 4X AGP 40 GB Harddrive CD-RW/DVD-ROM 15" WSX+GA/WUGA XP Pro $2596 w/$350 mail rebate so it's really $2246 OOOORRRRRR PowerBook G4 (Current specs and pricing) 1Ghz G4 (about a 2.2/2.4 Ghz P4?) 1GB DDR RAM 133 Mhz 64 MB Ati Radeon 9000 4X AGP 40 GB Harddrive CD-RW/DVD-ROM 15" WXGA? Mac OS X 10.2.7 $2496 w/educational discount I'm really stuck hit me up with some advice thanx all!