I’m a Mac, used to be a PC Why you should make the switch...
Common PC Issues• Technical Supports Issues - nowhere to go for free support• PC are getting more and more complicated• Issues with viruses• Applying patches and updating s/w• Whos had technical issues with computers that were hard to ﬁx?
Why You’ll Love a Mac• Comes with great software you’ll want to use: • iLife - iPhoto, iMovie & GarageBand, • OS X Lion- App Store, Email/Contact/Calendar, iCloud• Award winning support - apple retail store or apple care• Compatible with practically all peripherals that connect via USB, Bluetooth• Runs MS Ofﬁce and is compatible with PC ﬁles• Runs windows
Laptop, from $999• Great design, thin, light, awesome battery life• Macbook Air - 11”, 13” • All ﬂash storage - no hard drive• Macbook Pro - 13”, 15”, 17”
Desktop, from $599• Latest intel sandy bridge processors - i5, i7, quad core• Mac Mini, Server - mini pc• iMac - 21.5”, 27” all in one pc• Mac Pro - desktop form factor
How to get started: apple store• Ask questions• Try using different macs• Take free classes• Talk to a genius
How to get started: deals• Apple online store sells refurbs with full warranty• All macs are eligible for a $100 rebate towards a printer, some are free, online or instore• College discounts - all year round with id• Summer education promo,disc & $100 gift card• Mac mall has great deal with rebates.