Rev. A problems

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by HerrRolf, Jul 23, 2008.

  1. HerrRolf macrumors newbie

    Jun 25, 2008
    I've read a couple of posts about the problems Apple has w/ their Revision A Macs. What's this all about? How have they solved the problems before? I'm most interested in regards to the Macbook.
  2. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

    Tallest Skil

    Aug 13, 2006
    1 Geostationary Tower Plaza
    No first product will ever be perfect. That's all they mean. First releases have problems that are fixed subsequently.
  3. HerrRolf thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 25, 2008
    Right, that's to be expected. But do the fixes come quickly and actually fix the problem, or just cause more frustration b/c they fix only half? I guess I'm worried about this new graphics chipset being a huge problem. After all, that was part of reason Montevina was delayed.
  4. bigrell486 macrumors 6502


    Jul 10, 2006
    The point of Rev. A problems is that sometimes there are Hardware issues that can't be fixed with something as simple as a Firmware patch.

    People usually wait 6 months or so until the next model is released.

    But it by no means don't buy an exciting new model because there might be something wrong with it.

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