Worth buying an 2011 Air now?

Liquinn

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Hi, I can buy a 11" 2011 Air for 595 pounds on eBay from Scrumpymacs, is it worth it?
 

Liquinn

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Hmmmmm... is it worth me spending the extra money on a newer machine? Probably not.
 

BaldiMac

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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.
 

PDFierro

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Hmmmmm... is it worth me spending the extra money on a newer machine? Probably not.
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.
 

Mr Kram

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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.
 

Mrbobb

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Even Walt Mossberg of the Wall Street Journal, on his recent Spring guide to laptop buying, point #1, WAIT.
 

XoFu

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if not in a hurry wait for a bit
 
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