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13-inch MacBook/2.1GHz

At a Glance
At a Glance
  • Essentially, this is the same 2.1GHz MacBook Apple introduced in February 2008 right down to its white plastic enclosure and FireWire ports--something Apple abandoned with the rest of its MacBook offerings. The main difference between this model and the one Apple introduced in February is the optical drive -- this MacBook now features a DVD-burning SuperDrive -- and the price tag. This model breaks the $1,000 barrier for the Intel-based MacBooks. Read the full review

    Pros

    • Larger hard drive than previous model
    • Performance comparable to previous high-end model

    Cons

    • Only 1GB of RAM
    • No video adapters or Apple Remote in the box
    • No SuperDrive

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