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Apple MB471LL/A

Apple MB471LL/A
alaScore 78

499 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 499 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the usability and software are on the whole positive. The design and screen are also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative opinions about the value for money.

performance, screen, design, software, usability

value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Netbooks (Mini-laptops) the Apple MB471LL/A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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Amazon.com review summary for Apple MB471LL/A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 391 user reviews of Apple MB471LL/A from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Netbooks (Mini-laptops) on Amazon.com.

performance, screen, design, software, usability

value for money

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Apple MacBook Pro MB471LL/A 15.4-Inch Laptop (2.53 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor, 4 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, Slot Loading SuperDrive)Apple MacBook Pro MB471LL/A 15.4-Inch Laptop (2.53 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor, 4 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, Slot Loading SuperDrive)

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Apple MacBook Pro (Core 2 Duo 2.53GHz, Nvidia GeForce 9400M w/ 512MB)

 

Editors' note: As of June 2009, the product reviewed here has been replaced by these updated models .

New aluminum unibody construction looks good, feels solid; giant trackpad; attractive edge-to-edge glass on display; new dual graphics provide more power or more battery life.

All-clicking trackpad is a bit awkward, at least initially; the extra-glossy screen won't appeal to everyone; switching GPUs not as seamless as it should be; similar performance to the cheaper 13-inch MacBook; still no media card slot.

Apple's redesigned 15-inch MacBook Pro boasts a redesigned aluminum body that's stunning, thin, and sturdy; a new trackpad with expanded functionality; and a dual graphics setup for either longer battery life or better performance, but there's now less...

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Apple MacBook Pro MB471LL/A

 

In conclusion, the MacBook Pro MB471LL/A provides the quality performance that you would expect from Apple. With great performance and the ability to modify your graphics performance based on your needs, the MacBook Pro MB471LL/A is a sturdy machine...

Aluminum unibody constructionOnly 0.95 inches thick1440 x 900 resolutionDual graphics optionButtonless trackpad

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"Worthless. I end up using my PC more often."

 

I payed a lot of money for mine and I regret it. It gets up to 195 degrees from running 10 minutes of a simple card game that uses a java applet. You can forget about playing any kind of real games or watching any videos on this machine. It will...

Nice Features

Overheats

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"I love my Mac You just don't hear that from a PC owner"

 

I think persons that purchase a PC haven't ever used a Mac for comparison.

My 3 year Dell died a horrible death. All the Macs I have purchased since 1979 STILL WORK.

There are none...DUH...It's intuitive and does what you want before you do know it...I LOVE IT!

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BEst of the best

 

It is a Mac it rocks

none whatsoever it just rocks

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"BEst of the best"

 

It is a Mac it rocks

none whatsoever it just rocks

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"Best Laptop that I have ever been able to get"

 

This is one of the best laptops that i have bought. This is the best OS that Mac has come out with in the past years, and the computer processing is perfect. When you get the computer to hot it tells you that it is shutting down to prevent damage to...

The Trackpad, User intercourse, The Screen, Applications, Ilife 09, Low heat output, Memory Size, The price for the whole thing.

Nothing at all

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Best Laptop that I have ever been able to get

 

This is one of the best laptops that i have bought. This is the best OS that Mac has come out with in the past years, and the computer processing is perfect. When you get the computer to hot it tells you that it is shutting down to prevent damage to...

The Trackpad, User intercourse, The Screen, Applications, Ilife 09, Low heat output, Memory Size, The price for the whole thing

Nothing at all

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"The Best of the BEST!"

 

I have tested every top of the line offering from every manufacturer. The MacBook Pro is the best notebook that has ever been made.

Anodized aluminum unibody - The strongest notebook in the world!

None - No cons whatsoever -

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The Best of the BEST!

 

I have tested every top of the line offering from every manufacturer. The MacBook Pro is the best notebook that has ever been made.

Anodized aluminum unibody - The strongest notebook in the world ; Mac OS X + Windows = What else you want ; Apple Support has your back PERIOD

None - No cons whatsoever

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