MacBook Air fine for a certain niche of users

Discussion in ' News Discussion' started by MacBytes, Feb 15, 2008.

  1. macrumors bot

    Jul 5, 2003
  2. macrumors regular


    Jan 17, 2002
    Seattle, WA
    So much whining about the single USB port. Sheesh. My 17" MBP spends most of it's time at home with exactly ONE thing plugged into the USB port: a mouse. That leaves 2 open USB ports for 99.999% of the time.

    Last year I went on 8 business trips and I did not enjoy lugging around my 15" Powerbook and then, in November, my 17"MBP. Weight is a big issue with travelers. Anyone who has had to stand in the line for TSA to scan your shoes will appreciate a lightweight laptop.

    I'd seriously consider a MBA if I hadn't just bought a MBP. I look forward to the migration of MBA technologies to Apple's other laptops in the future.

    Now if I could only get a SSD with 256GB for less than $300...
  3. jnc
    macrumors 68020


    Jan 7, 2007
    Nunya, Business TX
    Well, if that ain't the most obvious title I've ever read...
  4. macrumors regular


    Nov 16, 2007
    NEWSFLASH: Water is wet!!

    In other news, the MacbookAir is fine for a certain niche of users.

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