shift Posted June 17, 2012 Share Posted June 17, 2012 I'm thinking of getting a new laptop and have narrowed it down to an X220, x230 or MBP They all come out to aprox the same price (give or take 75$). I'm after portable, powerfull and good battery life. ThinkPad X220 - $1,107.20 Intel Core i5-2540M Processor (3M Cache, 2.60GHz) Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit) 12.5" Premium HD (1366x768) LED Backlit Display, IPS, Mobile Broadband Ready, 2x2 Antenna Intel HD Graphics 3000 processor graphics with dynamic frequency 4 GB PC3-10600 DDR3 SDRAM 1333MHz SODIMM Memory (1 DIMM) 320GB Hard Disk Drive, 7200rpm 9 Cell Li-Ion Battery ThinkPad 1x1 b/g/n X230 - $1,035.20 Intel Core i5-3360M Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit) 12.5" Premium HD (1366x768) LED Backlit Display, Mobile Broadband Ready, 2x2 Antenna Intel HD 4000 Graphics in Intel Core i5-3360M Processor 4 GB PC3-12800 DDR3 (1 DIMM) UltraNav™ with TrackPoint® and buttonless multi-touchpad 500GB Hard Disk Drive, 5400rpm No Optical Drive 9 Cell ThinkPad Battery X44++ ThinkPad 1x1 b/g/n - Main advantage is 3rd gen processor, but lacks the ips screen of the x220 13" Macbook pro - $1,155 2.5GHz Dual-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz 4GB 1600MHz DDR3 SDRAM — 2x2GB 500GB Serial ATA Drive @ 5400 rpm SuperDrive 8x (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW) Backlit Keyboard (English) & User's Guide (English) I own a pc and an Imac now, so i'm used to both OS/s. Either one will get 8gb of ram and a SSD upgrade after the fact.. so looking at the 3.. which would you go for? and why? any input would be appreciated.. as i cant seem to make up my mind :) Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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