17" Powerbooks is AMAZING

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by supafly1703, Sep 30, 2005.

  1. supafly1703 macrumors regular

    Jul 11, 2004
    Hey People,

    Stop worrying; I just bought a new 17" Powerbook. This machine is fast, Tiger purrs beautifully, and is actually verrrry portable (so light!) So stop deliberating if you are in the market for a new pro laptop.... no one knows when Apple will drop the final rev. G4 Powerbook, and everyone knows they are struggling....Why wait? Had it for a week, have loved every sec....
  2. wongulous macrumors 6502a

    Dec 7, 2002
    Oh man. The ultimate Mac. I want a Lapzilla SO BAD. This seals it. I'd even buy refurbished. (Which I might. Sorry mom, we'll have to get you the used iBook on eBay, because I need the 17".. lol.)

    Could you post a photograph of you with it on your lap, like just sitting and using it normally? I've never seen them out in "the wild" so I'm really curious if people look like tools using such a HUGE laptop IRL. Thanks :)
  3. yoda13 macrumors 65816


    Sep 26, 2003
    glad you like your new PowerBook. Too big for me, but it is a great laptop :)
  4. BiikeMike macrumors 65816


    Sep 17, 2005
    Yeah, I got my 15" a few weeks ago, gave my dell to my girlfriend, and my Desktop is not seeing much action lately :)

    the 17" was a bit to big for me but, different sizes for different applications :thumb:
  5. DJY macrumors 6502a


    Dec 20, 2003
    Canberra AUST
    Welcome to the club!
    Your life and computing experiences as you know it... becomes a very different experience!

    Oh yes and don't forgot to spread the word!
  6. maddav macrumors 6502


    Jul 3, 2004
    Manchester, UK
  7. tekmoe macrumors 68000

    Feb 12, 2005
    if i didn't have a powerbook right now, i would have bought the 17" weeks ago. i am holding off for the next rev.

    sources indicate something soon...

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