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Old 01-10-2009, 03:23 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Tommy Boy View Post
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.

Originally Posted by PokerDegenerate View Post
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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