Apple MacBook White 13.3 inch - Winter 2009 Edition - Intel Core 2 Duo
Lighter than predecessor. Longer battery life. Brighter display. Multi-Touch trackpad. Less heat generated; more comfortable on your lap.
Unibody design makes a lighter, more comfortable MacBook; impressive battery life; glass Multi-touch trackpad; performs as well or better than 2.26GHz 13-inch MacBook Pro; support for up to 8GB of 1066MHz RAM.
Unibody enclosure is gorgeous. Gesture-based touchpad. Glare minimized on the LED screen. Excellent performer. Good 3D horsepower. Very good battery life.
Clean, elegant unibody design, Excellent touchpad, Good graphics performance, Over five hours of battery life, Fast boot time
Unibody enclosure; LED-backlit display; superior touch pad
Faster processor; larger capacity hard drive; only MacBook with FireWire; comparatively long battery life.
No FireWire port. No IR sensor. No adapters included for DVI or VGA displays. Same port for both audioin and out.
No FireWire port; no SD card slot; no IR port; no video adapters included.
No SD Card reader. 2GB of Memory seems inadequate these days.
No SD Card reader, Tinny speakers
Battery-charge lights are gone; hard to swap battery; no flash-card slot; no office software
No video adapters or Apple Remote in the box.
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By Pocket-lint on February 22, 2010
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By ElectricPig.co.uk on December 17, 2009
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By Good Gear Guide on December 02, 2009
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By PC Authority on November 25, 2009
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By Mac|Life on November 21, 2009
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By DigitalVersus on November 20, 2009
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By Computeractive on November 19, 2009
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By Gadget Guy Australia on November 17, 2009
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