Are Macs better than PCs for photography work? If so, why?

Started Mar 31, 2013 | Questions thread
Silicon Sam
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Re: Are Macs better than PCs for photography work? If so, why?
In reply to hjr13, Mar 31, 2013

hjr13 wrote:

I haven't used windows for a long time, but with a mac in 20 years, a mother board went on one computer that was 12 years old. Other than that I've never turned on my computer and had a problem.

The same can't be said from what I see on pcs. Between hardware conflicts, viruses, etc there are problems that crop up all the time.

I have had a mac pro, white notebook, mac book pro, imac, and now have a mac mini. Never had a problem with any, except the mother board on the mac pro after 12 years. On of the mac ads used to say macs just work, simple and true.

Like I said, this is only my opinion. I am sure some feel different.

The Mac Pro came out in 2006, so that 12 year old computer must have been one of the older G4 or G5 machines.

I have a 2006 Mac Pro that's been decked out to the max, and it's been chugging along all this time just fine.

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