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Apple MacBook Air and Mac mini refreshed, MacBook (White Plastic) dropped VRNews Jul 21st, 11, 09:10 AM #1




Hot on the heels of the Mac OSX 10.7 Lion release on the App Store, the Cuppertino based fruit themed manufacturer have updated their MacBook Air ultraportable and Mac mini to (finally) feature the latest Core i5/i7 Sandy Bridge processors from Intel, Thunderbolt (aka Light Peak) I/O ports and battery sapping backlighted keyboards. Eagle-eyed Apple cultists have also noticed the disappearance of the (Plastic) MacBook.


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janwilder Jul 21st, 11, 12:36 PM #2
The new mac mini has 1 flaw. Dvd burner is missing. One needs to buy a new external drive to run as a desktop unit in full function n with a monitor. Despite the usual speed update. Its still a letdown.
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The new mac mini has 1 flaw. Dvd burner is missing. One needs to buy a new external drive to run as a desktop unit in full function n with a monitor. Despite the usual speed update. Its still a letdown.
It's not say Flawed. but apple is trying to get rid of optical driver like what they did to MBA. so either u get the external dvd, or u can use the optical driver of other macs with 1
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Lippyt Jul 21st, 11, 04:26 PM #4
watching this now: ‪2011 MacBook Air Core i5 1.6GHz Benchmarked‬‏ - YouTube
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reddevil0728 Jul 22nd, 11, 01:16 AM #5
Early Benchmarks Reveal New MacBook Air Rivaling High-End 2010 MacBook Pro - Mac Rumors
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