Buying a MBP before christmas, how does it compare to old rig?

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by dcp063, Nov 27, 2007.

  1. dcp063 macrumors member

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    Just wanted to make sure i wouldn't be losing anything when i switch to a MBP.

    Here's the stats on my current machine:

    Machine Name: Power Mac G5
    Machine Model: PowerMac11,2
    CPU Type: PowerPC G5 (1.1)
    Number Of CPUs: 2
    CPU Speed: 2 GHz
    L2 Cache (per CPU): 1 MB
    Memory: 2 GB
    Bus Speed: 1 GHz
    Boot ROM Version: 5.2.7f1

    Chipset Model: GeForce 6600
    VRAM (Total): 256 MB

    blue tooth and airport


    and the one i'm going to buy:

    Refurbished MacBook Pro 2.2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
    15.4-inch widescreen display
    2GB memory (will upgrade to 4GB after purchase)
    120GB hard drive
    8x SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
    NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT with 128MB of GDDR3 memory
    Built-in iSight Camera
     
  2. mankar4 macrumors 6502a

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  3. TraustiB macrumors member

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    Reykjavík, Iceland
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    Oh you won't be disappointed :D By far a better and faster machine.
     

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