1. ajl917's Avatar
    Hey guys,

    Im just about to buy a 15-inch Macbook Pro, but I cant decide if I should get the 2.53 or 2.66 GHz model. This computer needs to last me a fairly long time, around 5 years, but is the .13 GHz worth the $300 difference? Thanks

    2009-06-21 11:47 PM
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    2009-06-23 01:27 AM
  3. cpjr's Avatar
    The only difference you'll notice is in your wallet. Spend the $300 more wisely
    2009-06-25 02:43 AM
  4. NeoNightmareX's Avatar
    The 2.66 also has a bigger HDD, the answer would be dependent on how much music/media you have. I would probably get the 2.66.
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    2009-06-25 03:03 AM
  5. cpjr's Avatar
    Ahhh, Ajl917 your holding out on the facts. And I didnt bother to pull the actual specs

    However if its just also HDD space....for $300 you could get a great portable drive.
    2009-06-25 03:06 AM
  6. ajl917's Avatar
    Here are the specs.

    MacBook Pro, 15", Aluminum

    - 2.53 GHz, Intel Core 2 Duo
    - 4GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM- 2x2GB
    - 320 GB Serial ATA Drive @ 5400 rpm
    - SuperDrive 8x

    Total: $1,768


    MacBook Pro, 15", Aluminum

    - 2.66 GHz, Intel Core 2 Duo
    - 4GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM- 2x2GB
    - 320GB Serial ATA Drive @ 5400 rpm
    - Superdrive 8x

    Total: $2,018

    So its the exact same specs except for .13 GHz...
    2009-06-25 04:29 AM
  7. cpjr's Avatar
    I'd keep the $300 bro.
    2009-06-25 04:31 AM
  8. Broomhead's Avatar
    yeah, if the only difference is the .13 GHz then I would save the $300.
    You will never notice the difference
    2009-06-25 04:33 AM
  9. Zwayne's Avatar
    You will be just fine with the 2.53GHz!
    2009-06-25 04:34 AM