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  1. 1. Are you a PC or a Mac?

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Which do you prefer and why? I have always been a PC, but am thinking of converting.

 

No, don't do it!

 

I'm more a PC guy.

I don't like the Mac Restrictions... I mean, in windows you can open up your PC, fuck around with it, and you can't do that with Mac ;)

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I was actually going to buy a mac mini today and before I seen your post, I might have already talked myself out of it. The thought of re-buying all the programs I use and the frustration in the learning curve, I think I might stick with a PC. So confused :confused:

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I'm a Mac fan ;p

I'm technically getting more and more annoyed with my windows the reason it gets slower after a little while and not a little but drastic.

A mac stays at speed most programs are being converted for it and the only downside to it is the price

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I'm a Mac fan ;p

I'm technically getting more and more annoyed with my windows the reason it gets slower after a little while and not a little but drastic.

A mac stays at speed most programs are being converted for it and the only downside to it is the price

Do you run both?

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Yes I do ;p

Not on one Mac I may hope? :p

 

Anyhow, if you know how to handle Windows, it's speedy :D

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Nah 2 anyway windows automaticly goes to work slower so a new reinstall mostly solves it but I don't like it.

 

Well, it didn't happen to me yet :D And I have mine for 2 years now :)

I've created my PC myself though ;)

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Well, it didn't happen to me yet :D And I have mine for 2 years now :)

I've created my PC myself though ;)

 

Me to but the main issue is probably that the pc is at my room and gets to warm with it's cpu but yeah I had it with my other pcs to.

Anyway want to know my PC hardware?

 

Intel i7 860 proccesor

1 TB HD (Planning on buying a SSD for my windows installation)

Gigabyte Motherboard

Gigabyte Radeon HD5770 (ATI Radeon)

8GB DDR3 1333MhZ

 

Thats the most important stuff but yeah.

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pc guy not a mactard:))

 

You're just offensive :O

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I am currently on a MacBook Pro, and I absolutely love the experience. Hoverer, unless Apple stops dumbing down the iMac line or releases a worthy replacement for the old MacPro, I am forced to go the Windows route the next time I am purchasing a new desktop PC (currently saving up). Really love the Mac OS X... and hate Windows 8 Metro-related gimmicks.

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I am currently on a MacBook Pro, and I absolutely love the experience. Hoverer, unless Apple stops dumbing down the iMac line or releases a worthy replacement for the old MacPro, I am forced to go the Windows route the next time I am purchasing a new desktop PC (currently saving up). Really love the Mac OS X... and hate Windows 8 Metro-related gimmicks.

 

Mac Pro release shouldn't be too far away :)

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Macs have changed since I last used them. I recently purchased an iMac to start learning to code for iOS and I'm kind of liking it. In all honesty, I still prefer my PC.

 

Everything that I like on the Mac I can probably do with a PC. What I really dig is the trackpad. I've always had serious wrist pain and long hours at the computer just make it 100% worse. The trackpad makes my long hours a lot less painful. Took a few days to get used to.

 

I also like just using cmd+shift+4 to take screen shots of selected areas. It's built in whereas windows requires me to install add-ons.

 

I still think Apples are overpriced for what they are. With what I paid for the iMac, I could have got a really high-end PC that'd have lasted me a lot longer. If Mac's are the same as 6-8 years ago, then this thing is only going to last me 2 years lol. I can't upgrade anything except ram on this and I think that's ridiculous.

 

I built my PC for less than $650(includes taxes and fees) and the iMac cost me $1600 (includes taxes and fees). My PC can be upgraded at any time and probably last twice as long as my iMac because of that. A big upgrade on my PC would be less than $500 (I don't demand the latest cpus/gpus. Just current for gaming and work).

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I am a Mac guy through and through. I run my MacMini in my living room as a webserver, htpc, and minecraft server. Although a little confusing at first, the Server app for Mac isn't too bad. It doesn't give you access to a full cpanel type interface. But, if you know how to install php and MySQL yourself (which you should, being here) it isn't bad at all. I use a freeDNS server and GoDaddy to point my domain. It works pretty smooth.

 

I converted 100% about eight years ago. I am pretty okay with it. Nothing you can do on a PC that I can't do on my Mac. And if you think there is, Parallels will say otherwise. :p

 

I also run a Raspberry Pi. So, I am mostly a *nix guy these days.

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I'm a pc guy cause you can always modify the way you want your pc you can replace parts with out having to pay extra money granted you can pay other people if you want to but if your geek I'm sure you can do it your self.

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I want to get a mac because their are certain apps that i want but they are only available for mac. Right now i'm a pc guy :)

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