Archive for September 16th, 2014

by Tom Nelson

Apple’s Mac lineup is showing its age in a few spots; even the Mac Pro, which we tend to think of as new, will see its one-year anniversary in December, only a few months away.


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It’s probably easier to list the Mac models that are current, and that I would have no qualms about buying today.

MacBook Pro With Retina DisplayThat’s it. There’s only one family of Mac products that are genuinely current, that I would have no hesitation whatsoever about walking into an Apple Store and walking out with a MacBook Pro tucked under my arm.

For all the rest of the Macs – iMac, Mac mini, Mac Pro, MacBook Air – I would stop, at least for a moment, to consider whether their status is current, soon to be updated, or perhaps soon to be eliminated.

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