Powerbook G4 17 vs Macbook C2D 2Ghz.

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by pbkiller, Oct 26, 2007.

  1. macrumors regular

    Aug 16, 2007
    Puerto Rico
    Quick question guys, I currently have a Powerbook G4 17 inch with 1.5 Ghz, 2GB of RAM and 80HD. I love it, with the full powered RAM it flies, but, I HATE ITS SIZE, i mean its not that portable. I have at home a Mac Pro so the power im looking for i have it on that machine. I wanna try and change my Powerbook before the new ones arrive because i need PORTABILITY. Is it really a big of a difference? I mean i dont need the "power" of the powerbook because i have the macpro at home. With 2 GB of RAM, will a macbook (lets say the current ones) be really faster and more efficient than my old PB G4? I like the 17 screen but i need portability so bad! what do you guys recommend?

    Thanks!!!! Rob
  2. macrumors 68040


    Aug 7, 2005
    Up the irons
  3. macrumors 65816

    Aug 20, 2006
    Carlisle, PA
    In every regard save gaming, the MacBook will wipe the floor with your old PowerBook.

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