mb vs mbp question

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by MBP123, Feb 11, 2007.

  1. MBP123 macrumors regular

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    so basically i know all the differences and such. my only concern is, about the video card (or lack thereof)

    i copy a lot of movies to my hard drive as i buy a lot of dvds, but dont like carrying them with me to and from school, so i use handbrake to put them on my hard drive (and going to use ?tv to replace the dvd player)

    but would i notice a difference in ripping speeds using handbrake with a macbook pro vs a macbook because of the video card? or is it just based on the processor?
     
  2. suneohair macrumors 68020

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    That is a CPU, RAM and hard drive related task. Has nothing to do with the GPU.

    You would notice a difference since the MBP is faster than the MB in CPU and has more memory (irrelevant if you are upgrading).
     
  3. polevault139 macrumors 6502

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    The only thing that the MBP would be better at are 3D, applications. Other than that the MB and MBP will perform almost the same for reasons stated above.
     

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