Worth buying an 2011 Air now?

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by Liquinn, May 15, 2013.

  1. Liquinn Suspended

    Apr 10, 2011
    Hi, I can buy a 11" 2011 Air for 595 pounds on eBay from Scrumpymacs, is it worth it?
  2. Liquinn thread starter Suspended

    Apr 10, 2011
    Hmmmmm... is it worth me spending the extra money on a newer machine? Probably not.
  3. BaldiMac macrumors 604


    Jan 24, 2008
    If you assume that the Air will be undated at WWDC, I would wait to see what new features are released. Especially since you would be two generations behind at that point. 2 GB of RAM is probably the most concerning spec to me.
  4. PDFierro macrumors 68040

    Sep 8, 2009
    That's only a decision you can make. But if you are looking at the new Macs coming out, you can likely have it in your hands in less than a month.
  5. Mr Kram macrumors 68020

    Mr Kram

    Oct 1, 2008
    everyone says that the 2011's have crappy battery life. i don't know from experience. it's also nice to have at least 4GB of RAM.
  6. Mrbobb macrumors 601

    Aug 27, 2012
    Even Walt Mossberg of the Wall Street Journal, on his recent Spring guide to laptop buying, point #1, WAIT.
  7. XoFu, May 15, 2013
    Last edited: May 15, 2013

    XoFu macrumors regular


    Apr 8, 2013

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