PC World reviewed different laptop models and says MacBook Pro is the fastest laptop running Microsoft Windows Vista programs even among computers with dedicated Vista only OS. MacBook with its Leopard OS can run both Vista and Mac programs.
The new Apple MacBook Pro has a lightweight 17 inch screen with the new Leopard OS. It boasts 2.4 GHz Core 2 Duo T7700 Intel processor, with maximum 4GB RAM, and 160 GB Hard Drive, nVidia GeForce 8600m GT graphics card and sells for $2,799. The price may be on the high side for comparative Windows based laptops, but outperforms all other laptop according to PC World.
PC World loaded Windows Vista Home Premium on the Apple notebook, it got a “WorldBench 6 Beta 2” score of 88. With games, it was able to achieve a frame rate of 141 frames per second in Far Cry. They compared with other laptops running only Windows OS programs, still MacBook Pro came out on top despite running two OS in it, Vista OS and Leopard OS.
It is only 6.6 pounds in weight and just 1 inch in thickness, MacBook Pro is the lightest 17 inch notebook in its class. It has no memory card slots, only three USB ports and two FireWire ports. PC World said battery life is not a good one, in their tests it worked less than 2 hours, 45 minutes (Apple has 5.7 hours on one charge in its specifications).
It is time to switch to Apple OS.