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Old 01-10-2009, 04:23 PM   #11
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Oh, and "built in battery", that means it's not user swappable if it goes bad....
Read the description again. They're using hardware that prolongs the life of the battery.

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Yeah I like it but looks aren't everything....I don't think my wallet would be happy being that slim for something i can with the same specs for a lot cheaper...
People need to stop arguing about specifications. It's much more than that. While I don't agree with how Apple designed this notebook, an eight hour battery life is impressive for a 17 inch notebook regardless.

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Exactly, I want to be able to order a new battery if it goes bad and have it here in a few days instead of a couple weeks, which is what it would take to send the laptop back, wait for them to fix it, then send it back to you.
To be fair, Apple has a few stores situated around the United States should you need fast service. That's one advantage Apple has over HP or Dell.
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that battery life is impressive for a 17". Really impressive.
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