Mac vs. PC

Mac or PC? It is a very hard question to answer, it has a lot to do with personal opinion and preference but there is some differences that really set them apart. They are both computers after all, and Macs for the most part are a lot more expensive but choosing between one is like choosing between apples and oranges. Apple makes Mac computers and their operating system OS X. PCs are made by several different companies but their operating system is made by Microsoft and is called Windows. I think that Macs are superior. In fact, you can even run windows on your Mac so you can get the best of both worlds. In an informal survey of Forbes list of the worlds billionaires, many sided with Mac. ...

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PC. This is why almost all of the known viruses, Trojan horses, worms, and other malicious applications attack Windows PCs. Since Apple makes and produces Macs their parts are also from them, or at least Apple has control over them, this makes for better quality control and strict rules for software. So Macs rarely get viruses and are more stable and operate smoother, but this is something that makes Macs more expensive. PCs are made by so many different companies and have lots of different hardware they are just not as stable and well protected and even if they have lots of security.
The main difference between Macs and PCs is their operating systems. OS X is a great operating system. It is easy to use, efficient, and has a friendly user interface. Windows is a good operating systems but it just does not have the simplicity that OS X has. Macs have a lot of flexibility since you can run windows on your Mac, so you can just have both operating systems if you need. Macs are very ...

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programs but it also comes with a lot of junk programs. When you get a Mac you get the Mac chic, Apple is very trend setting and great quality. People think they are stylish, cool, and professional. An article about Macs stated Apple markets their computers as a life utility (The Times of India).
Windows works with many different hardware, giving users a lot more choices and options than a Mac person has. There is a lot of variety of choices for PC, they come in every size, form tiny to extra large. PCs are a lot more economic and versatile with their choices and most of them being a lot cheaper than Macs. PCs have more raw power and are better for gaming and have a lot more games ...

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Added: 2/28/2011 12:40:44 AM
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Category: Computers
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