I've used both, but I hadn't used a Mac in years. I wanted a
Mac for the exact same reasons as you did. I bought one about
2 months ago and LOVE IT. I do need XP for work, so I have
Parallels with Windows XP on it. That's the only reason I use
XP. I got a good deal (teacher discount) on Final Cut Express
HD, no software is as good as this.
I went Mac and never looked back.
On 1/10/07, Need to buy one ASAP wrote:
> Buying a new laptop. I need it for video editting, photos,
> Flash (creating docs), games (my husband plays some),
> internet, and basic computing applications. The Dell I'm
> looking at is about $2000 and the Mac I'm looking at is
> Do you think a Mac is worth the money? I'm becoming partial
> to them, even though I'm writing this from a Dell desktop.
> One thing that is selling me on the Mac is they do last a
> long time, you typically don't have the rebooting problems,
> adn there aren't the virus issues. Also, the laptop is just
> really cool!!!