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Screw you /g/. You guys keep brainwashing me about the thinkpad meme and making me wanna sell my macbook for an x1 carbon REEEEE

>> No.62892572
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>>62892357
could you post a blurrier image, please? it's not like i actually want to see shit or something.

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>>62892357
what about a W500 instead?

>> No.62892587

>>62892572
I'll take a better one next time anon. I was laughing the entire time I took it.

>> No.62892675

>>62892582
plug that plug into your "girlfriends" plug

>> No.62892865

>>62892582
>chinkpad
gross

>> No.62894286

>>62892357
I could have sworn seeing this exact same computer being used to spread buyers regret FUD

>> No.62894308
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>> No.62894853

>>62894308
Nigga are you an AYYLmao

>> No.62895249

>>62892357
Sold my rMBP13 for an X1.

An rMBP with OS X "just werks" and was 90% of the laptop + OS that I wanted but the X1C5 with Arch is 99.9% perfect. However, you have to be willing to put in work to get everything working exactly the way you want.

I got the 1440p screen so my effective resolution is only 1280x720, which is slightly less than the effective 1280x800 of the rMBP. It's not a problem for me because I mostly use my laptop to write software so I spend all of my time in terminal emulators. 1080p might be better for the additional screen real estate but you may miss the "Retina" font rendering.

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daily grinder, bulit in the error of Steve Job

>> No.62897303

>>62892582
>the nazi wolfgirl from r/The_Donald
>tail buttplug

TRSodomite detected.

>> No.62897332

Post wallpaper plz

>> No.62897338

>>62897274
this is the 2000s MacBook, right? how does this hold up? I'm planning on buying the 2011 one.

>>62892357
my mom owns the Air. pretty nice. a little too thin, though; feels like I can drop it anytime.

>> No.62897475

>>62897338
Yes, 2009
64 bit processor but only upgradeable to 4Gb of memory in this model
HDD easily upgradeable to 512 SSD

How does it hold up? - Pretty fucking well, I can't see any reason to upgrade. This thing is a beast, i've used and abused it as far as loptops go (using it in the rain, dropping it onto hard tile floors etc (i'm a beast)) It's more or less unbreakable. If you can get a deal on it you can' really go wrong.

>> No.62897486

>>62897338
Not him but I will tell you from my experience that all MacBooks are plasticshit trash. They develop cracks no matter how well you care for them. Get a 2012 MBP or Air instead.

>> No.62897495

>>62892357
lose weight fatty

>> No.62897499

>>62897274
do people who use tiling wms just stare at htop and other ncurses interfaces all day or something? because thats the only thing i ever fucking see in screenshots

>> No.62897518

Anyone with an anime wallpaper needs to commit suicide immediately, for they are socially unsalvageable.

>> No.62897548

>>62897499
People who actually do fucking work and need to monitor the performance of said work. What the fuck do you do all day anon? fap to chineese cartoons?

>> No.62897555

>>62897518
no u

>> No.62897564

>>62892357
>You guys keep
Literally nobody gives a shit about you, if you want to use inferior hardware and software because you're 90 IQ vegetable artist then do use it and stop fucking spamming. sage

>> No.62897581

Apple shills are really getting to me. I want a 2017 MBP so bad.

>>62897564
Sage is not a downvote.

>> No.62897583

>>62897486
>> him

as a fucking crazy mother fucker who has dropped my macbook from 5+feet, have used it out in the rain for extend periods, have abused the macbook more than any reasonable person would do, I would say the mac book is pretty damn tough and hasn't really suffered much in the way of cosmetic damage . In fact it's probably one of the most robust laptops i've ever owned.

>> No.62897605 [DELETED] 

>>62892357
>>62894308
I still wonder why the hands presenting laptops got deleted
it was so memeworthy

>> No.62897628

>>62897605
the fuck you even sayin' retard

>> No.62897639

>>62897583
And I worked in a high school where these were widely deployed. They barely lasted a year. The fucking PoS iBooks were more robust. Besides that, there's no reason for anybody looking to buy a Mac to buy one more than five years old.

>> No.62897644

>>62897581
Of course not, it's a reminder for others so they know what to write in the options field when responding to retarded threads such as yours.

>> No.62897645

>>62897583
Also, why the hell are you using it under such extreme conditions?

>> No.62897651
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>>62892357
fuck off macfag. thinkpad meisterrrassse

>> No.62897664

>>62897651
wp?

>> No.62897673

>>62897664
wp what? are you gay? fsck off

>> No.62897691

>>62897673
wallpaper, please Sir

>> No.62897713

>>62897645
I use it under extreme circumstance because drugs, alcohol and personality disorders + I have money so i could easily buy a new one, but why the fuck would I want to when I have tough mother fucking duel core fast as fuck laptop.

also fuck you you're a fucking nigger school op.

>> No.62897717

>>62897303
>nazi wolfgirl from r/The_Donald
You never go full retard, kid.

>> No.62897744

>>62897713
Quality shitpost.

>> No.62897770

>>62894286
chubby ass hand. eat some fucking fruit and salad faggot .

>> No.62897771

>>62892865
>x1 carbon isn't a chinkpad
Good meem lamaoa

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>>62892357
Doesn't even have to be a Thinkpad. Literally anything is better than that tin can water boiler.

>> No.62898600

>>62897475
>using it in the rain
how does that happen?

>>62897486
I'm a little hesitant since the aluminum ones heat up like a bitch. I imagine the plastic MacBooks won't support newer OS's, though...

my friend's selling me his 2011 MBP for $70. worth a cop or should I look elsewhere?

>> No.62898649

>>62898600
For $70 it's not a bad deal. Just don't be surprised when you can't run something that's still supported. It might be worth dual-booting loonix or Windows on it.

As far as the MBPs are concerned, anything non-retina should be easy to change the thermal paste on. Using high-quality paste should help the heat issue, at least that's what I've seen.

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>>62892357
> he fell for the GUI meme
Pleb. Next thing you're going to tell me you need more than 124k of RAM.

>> No.62898851

>>62898685
You fell for the numpad meme.

>> No.62898922

>>62898851
BLOWN

THE

FUCK

OUT

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>> No.62898957

>>62898949
>four (4) laptops
fo(u)r what purpose?

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>>62892357

>> No.62898988

>>62898957
richfagging

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>mfw this thread

>> No.62899074

>>62898957
I own five (5) Laptops

>> No.62899127

>>62898851
> he doesn't need to calculate his fat stacks
Swerve faggot.

>> No.62899344

>>62898977
hey that's my old pic when I had mavericks xD

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>>62892582
Where did you get these stickers for the palm rest?

>> No.62899458

>>62899059
some trippy shit.

>>62898649
yeah his rig's got Windows 7 on it.
I don't know why he thinks it's slow; it handled apps just fine when I used it for a week, minus the heat.

>> No.62899534

>>62898949
whoa, 4 pieces of shit and 1500 dollars, i'm so jealous!

>> No.62899555

>>62899074
i own 1, also 1 desktop, 1 tv, 1 shitty android phone, 1 car, 1 house, see the pattern?

>> No.62899656

>>62899411
http://www.unixstickers.com/

>> No.62899680

>>62899534
>he counted the money
lmao you jealous son

>> No.62899694

>>62892582
>tail buttplug
hot

>> No.62899816

>>62892357
replacements
rMB vs x1 carbon tablet
MBP vs x1 carbon notebook

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>>62892582
Does your Keurig make a weird noise right as it's finishing making your coffee too?

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>>62899828
That's the sound of it ejaculating the cream into your latte.

>> No.62899886

>>62899828
I'm used to its noises so I don't think it makes any weird ones. It does make a noise of sucking up water for the next patch right after you're done, though.

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>>62892582
>Tfw I'll never achieve this aesthetic
FeelsBadMan

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>>62897882
>Mac Book Pro
>For professionals
>101 Celsius

HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA mac fags btfo

>> No.62899921

>>62892582
Where did you buy that butt plug?

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>>62899886
Yeah that noise is annoying when your trying to make coffee at 3am without alearting everyone

>> No.62899988

>>62899059
Oh my god, it is like a nightmare come true.

>> No.62900020

>>62899988
This, my anons. is how civilization ends. Not with a bang, but with a laughing with tears emoji.

>> No.62900022

>>62899912
Buy more crts

>>62899959
I don't ever wake up that early so it's not an issue for me~

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>>62899959
Make it the old fashioned way then. Literally does the exact same thing as that $300 glorified electronic water pouring machine.

>> No.62900056

>>62897691
No. You're not getting my "wp". Now fsck off.

>> No.62900058

>>62900039
I got mine for $50 at Target ;D

>> No.62900084

>>62900039
This is really the best way to make your own coffee. With attention, and a little tlc.

>> No.62900099

>>62898949
jej

>> No.62900104

>>62892582
post screenfetch

>> No.62900105

>>62899555
you don't have a wife or kids that have their own machines? you're a lonely faggot?

>> No.62900110

>>62900056
wallpaper, please Sir

>> No.62900112

>>62897583
>In fact it's probably one of the most robust laptops i've ever owned.
>not the most robust but one of the most robust
>not really one of the most robust but only from the ones I've owned and I've owned like, two
>I'm even erasing all that by saying "probably", meaning I'm not sure if it was one of the most robust from my own laptops
This fact means absolutely nothing. Why do people do this? Are you afraid of being wrong so it's safer to not say anything meaningful?

>> No.62900119

>>62900105
.t butthurt virgin poorfag

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>>62900039
>Old fashioned way
>Coffee pods

Just make some regular moka coffee.

>> No.62900179

>>62898685
can't get enough of these pics.

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>>62900104
I can't, I'm away from home on my X200.

>> No.62900250

>>62900227
Is that Windows 95?

>> No.62900270

>>62900250
Of course not, and it should be even more apparent now that I've ditched infinality and had to switch back to shitty aliased fonts, since Freetype alone can't be assed to render my fonts how I want without modifying the source code.

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>>62900250
It's a theme called Chicago 95 if I recall properly.

>> No.62900280

>>62900119
LMAO HIT THE NAIL ON THE HEAD.

>> No.62900361

>>62900276
No this is a custom theme I made myself, chicago 95 doesn't do it exact justice.

>> No.62900398

>>62900361
Post it
It's perfect

>> No.62900482

>>62897548
yes

>> No.62900612

>>62894308
where are your palm lines? ayy lmao

>> No.62900918

>>62894308
Nigger ashamed of his race

>> No.62900991

>>62897303
Kill yourself redditshit

>> No.62901047

>>62900020
wow, nice reference. Your references are out of control, everybody here knows that .

>> No.62901478

>>62897499
Only the retarded ones who want to fit in do. Everyone else uses normal X11 programs but minimizes them for muh hacker screenshots and to bait retards, as mentioned before

>> No.62901562

>>62898957
simultaneous shitposting

>> No.62901679

>>62897338
I have the 2010 model with 8Gb ram and ssd. 2010 = intertial scrolling + sound output from the displayport unlike the 2009.

Also unlike the 2009 model the other anon has mine broke by a single drop of alcohol which sorted out the keyboard. I had to replace the entire bottom half of the laptop (motherboard and and screen transplant essentially).

Other than that i agree, it runs perfectly, 320M can play 60fps 1080p or regular 1440p youtube. Is pretty quick. Animations on the desktop are choppy sometimes. 7/10 its ok.

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As someone who has owned both ThinkPads and Macbooks: DON'T. What the fuck are you thinking?

ThinkPads have objective terrible screens. They are audibly loud, and the battery life on them is just a meme. You MIGHT get 24 hours with a battery slice and 10% brightness with an SSD on an X230, but you sure as fuck aren't going to get that kind of life in normal usage.

Just stick with the Macbook, you'll be far happier as you are now.

>> No.62901742

>>62901726
I just hate how you can't repair them easily as thinkpads anon

>> No.62901750

>>62901742
The X1 carbon isn't easy to repair.

>> No.62901768

>>62901750
easier than a mac. for a battery replacement all you need to do is unsnap it. with mac = oh good luck un-gluing this piece of crap

>> No.62901784

>>62892357
Can you find something better to do in your life

>> No.62901806

>>62892582
How do you do your coffee

>> No.62901841

>>62901768
What makes more sense, buying a shitty laptop you can replace the battery easily on, or a better laptop where you need to spend 30 minutes getting the battery out?

How many times are you going to replace the battery? Once? Twice maybe? I can deal with ungluing a battery if it means literally every other part of the laptop is more usable.

>> No.62901961

>>62901806
I use one of those refillable things and stuff a bunch of coffee grounds into it. K cups aren't worth the money.

>> No.62902112

>>62901961
sempai, please notice me
>>62900398
i've been looking for you for weeks

>> No.62902134

>>62902112
soooo muuuch woooooooooorrrk thooo

>> No.62902173

>>62902112
>>62902134
https://lewd.pics/f/c9ec2b60/Windows%20Classic.7z

fine

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>>62902173
Very fine, thanks!
Do you want my PC-98 pack?

>> No.62902932

>>62902425
What does it contain?

>> No.62903171

>>62900612
>>62894308
>actually blurring your hand in fear of CIA niggers

>> No.62903333

awoo can u post nudes for me please im horny

>> No.62903377

>>62892357
I did that about a year ago. It was a mistake. Don't give into the hivemind.

>> No.62903412

>>62903377
what happened anon?

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>>62898949
>Those old 17" MBPs
Fuck yea

>> No.62903475

>>62894308
Does the pro keyboard have a big impact on batt?

>> No.62903479

>>62903412

Bought a Thinkpad t460. Screen was absolute garbage and displayed purple colors as dark blue, which really fucking sucks when watching anime with girls that have purple hair. Also the battery only lasted 4-5hours.

Never again.

>> No.62903495

>>62903479
ok and what about the x1 carbon gen 5? yay or nay?

>> No.62903510

>>62903495

It's the same shit.

>> No.62903520

>>62902932
I dunno, how would you want to see its content?

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>>62903446
>>62903579
>being a mactoddler subhuman

>> No.62903637

>>62903623
>Caring what other people use.

>> No.62903684

>>62903579
kek

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>>62898685
>Needing 124k of RAM

>> No.62903776

>>62892357
>macfag
>wants an x1 carbon
yeah go for it retard

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>>62903623
fuck off techlet

>> No.62903998

>>62892582
where's the hand meme?

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>>62903998
Probably fapping with both hands

>> No.62904853

>>62903579
Fuck off woman

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>>62904853

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>> No.62905586

>>62901841
This is a very good point. Completely underrated.
It's the exact reason I elected to go with a MacBook.

>> No.62906410

Have they improved the sound hardware in the Thinkpads? My T420 has horrible analog sound quality compared to my Mac.

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