Price Cuts, Windows Vista, Intel Macs Fueling Upsurge In Pla...

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  1. macrumors bot

    Jul 5, 2003
  2. macrumors 68040


    Is it just me or is this paragraph extremely confusing:
    (Emphasis added for... umm... emphasis)
  3. Moderator emeritus


    Jan 9, 2004
    Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    That is confusing! I think they mean whether each brand individually had stronger responses from potential notebook buyers or potential desktop buyers. So Dell and Apple both had stronger shares of the notebook buyer interest pool than they did of the desktop buyer pool, and HP was the other way around?
  4. macrumors 68000


    Jun 22, 2003
    Ahhh the general public. They would rather burn a pile of a couple hundred dollars on a Dell PC that they might get two years out of then spend twice that and get a computer that will still be viable in 5 years or more. I say that cause my sawtooth will run tiger at a reasonable clip with only a GPU upgrade, and for web browsing, and word processing, the tasks most undertaken by novice PC users, the experience is almost indistinguishable from my Mac Pro.

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