macbook pro or sony vaio?

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  1. CelticKing

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    Having a dilemma here, I've come down to these two choices, its either the 13inch MacBook pro or Sony Vaio VPCY2190X (14inch), which when I add more features it comes down to same price of around $1,100.

    What do you guys think? I'm leaning towards the macbook but is it a big change going from windows to OS?
     
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    If you want to play games go PC otherwise Mac simply blows PC away for work.
     
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    Not as significant as most would like to think. I recently have had to use a mac at work, after having used PCs all my life. But it's not that different because macs are fairly intuitive.

    But I don't think sonys or macs are worth the markup in $$. Similar features/specs can be had for much cheaper if you go for other brands.
     
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    macbook pro.

    I really like the OS. Pretty easy learning curve.
     
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    Mac's are extremely overrated, and overpriced. So are Sony.
     
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    macs are a lot more streamlined, i love the iphoto versus having to manually do that shit in Windows, i guess you can use picasa....but still...things are so much more integrated together on macs IMO. And I'm traditionally a PC guy.
     
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    You won't go wrong with either one.
     
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    I don't know much about labtops. Whats a reasonably priced one, that isn't super cheap though?
     
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    I am very loyal to all Toshiba products, especially their laptops.
     
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    Their laptops are great!
     
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    Yeah, my dad has a Toshiba and has had no problems with it so far.
     
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    I own an iMac, MacBook, iPhone and iPad......... My opinion would be biased.
     
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    It all depends what your using it for? I'm a graphic artist so Mac was the way to go, but (like was said) if your gonna use it for games go Sony.
     
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    I used to do some graphic design, and I didn't think the adobe products worked well with Mac's OS.
     
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    Thanks for the suggestions guys.
     
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    Re: Re: macbook pro or sony vaio?

    Yes. We know how the design community hates Apple.

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