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Apple MacBook Pro 17" 2nd Gen (2008-2012)
6.6 out of 10

Apple MacBook Pro 17" 2nd Gen (2008-2012)

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Reviews and Problems with Apple MacBook Pro 17" 2nd Gen (2008-2012)

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Overall 6
6.0

Item not shipped as pictured

Mike, Amazon
23 September 2015
  • Summary: Was not shipped as pictured .....Add shows original boxes in photo (laptop and power supply boxes)..Laptop was shipped in plane cardboard box minus original boxes shown in pictured add
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Overall 6
6.0

Was going to return this product but decided overall not ...

Empeccable, Amazon
16 April 2015
  • Summary: Was going to return this product but decided overall not to however because I have already started to build a few files with it, In the beginning I had SERIOUS problems when it came to updating the OSX once I did that the MACBook would not boot and eventually I figured it out by resetting the PRAM...
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Overall 6
6.0

Whoops

Katy, Amazon
21 April 2014
  • Summary: Suppose to get a "new 2009" macbook but got a "late 2008," but other than that I'm pretty happy with what I got.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good computer

guilherme, Amazon
2 April 2013
  • Summary: I am used to regular PC, however until now the experience is good. I will need more time to do a real evaluation
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Overall 6
6.0

Refurbished=Used

jm, Amazon
17 September 2012
  • Summary: This product - while technically as advertised - was sold as refurbished. The vendor however, has clearly used the product. While the use may be minimal - it is clearly used as the machine was set up to receive the vendor's e-mail, and months later still receives such e-mails.
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Overall 6
6.0

Encroaching Obsolescence?

Voice of Zip, Amazon
16 March 2012
  • Summary: Bought this computer several months ago....Two complaints: After the 1st 90 days, the caps lock worked fine IF you hit it a half dozen times OR pushed down very hard, and the cursor is very sensitive; I have "clicked" on the "wrong" thing countless times - usually with no consequence, but sometimes...
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Overall 6
6.0

Mac Pro Check

Rich, rakuten
28 June 2011
  • Summary: This laptop is a gem it's super fast, graphics are great, new Thunderbolt port but Apple again drops the ball when it comes to Blu-Ray, How many years will it take to come out with that? PC's have it already for the amount you pay for this it should everything under the sun.
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Overall 6
6.0

Too expensive

Blikker, Amazon
8 November 2010
  • Summary: This computer may be the dream for youngsters who will make use of all the fancy stuff for film and electronic music editing. I just want a machine for research in arcane subjects and some speech recognition.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great in OS X, but dismal support for XP, Vista and BootCamp

D. F. Watt, Amazon
8 December 2009
  • Summary: One year ago, disgusted by dismal experiences with multiple PC manufacturers (Dell, Acer, among others) in terms of their terrible support for Windows (along with poor hardware reliability issues and very poor servicing of hardware), I took the plunge and decided I would buy a Mac.
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Overall 6
6.0

macbook pro 17"

steve rickert, Amazon
8 December 2009
  • Summary: computer was good but the year of it was never specified i thought it was a 2010 it ended up being an 09... also the superdrive on it doesnt work all the time and when i go to burn movies it makes s loud vibrating noise!
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