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circatee

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Hear me out, this will sound weird.

With working from home, I use Windows, and often communicate, via iMessage, with a few people. This is local, Atlanta, GA, and International conversations.

Years ago, I owned an iMac 27". Sold it ages ago. Due to the volume of iMessage conversations, and possibly more FaceTime conversation, I wanted to add a 'simple' Mac, to my office setup.

Curious on suggestions for a Mac of choice? Hmm, or, should I just use an iPad in my setup? Might be considerably cheaper, no?
 

circatee

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I'd agree that an iPad would be the simplest choice for iMessage and FaceTime.
And probably get one with a keyboard. Thus, the iPad can 'stand' and be ready an available on my desk (in my work area)...
 

circatee

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Currently using a friend's MBA Early 2015.
Tempted with the M1, but still on the fence about it. Not looking to spend a fortune.
 
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