Sell 27" Cinema for 27" Thunderbolt or not?

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by nizmoz, Apr 28, 2013.

  1. nizmoz macrumors 65816

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    I have had this Cinema for less than a year and wanted to know if I should sell it for a Thunderbolt or keep it? I am ordering a new 27" Imac in the next month and was going to use it as a 2nd display. What do you guys think?
     
  2. ChunkAhoy macrumors member

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    I would personally prefer the ACD over the TBD as the port replicators on the TBD are not offering full performance i i wouldn't use them anyways. Also, you would lose the ability to connect your screen to a non thunderbolt computer.
     
  3. iAppl3Fan macrumors 6502a

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    You should sell the Cinema Display and buy Two TBD and a mac mini.
     
  4. nizmoz thread starter macrumors 65816

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    Mac mini can't game well. No thanks.
     
  5. FreakinEurekan macrumors 68040

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    I don't really see the benefits of TBD with an iMac. You don't need the port replication, and unless you need to daisy a 3rd display itt's not really buying you anything.
     

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