1. iJuan's Avatar
    Hi, just a general question for everyone out here, would like to know if you just own one machine, or two, or maybe even three!
    The reason I ask is because I was thinking of getting the 15" MacBook Pro and a 27" iMac also. Not sure if I am over doing it, but I enjoy my 13" MacBook Pro, however, I kinda want the bigger screen.

    What do you guys here recommend? I was thinking of going to best buy on Monday and picking up a 27" iMac and 15" MacBook Pro
    Just because, don't really have a need for all the machines, but I wanna know if you guys have more than one pretty much
    12-17-2014 01:08 AM
  2. warcraftWidow's Avatar
    If money is not an issue then it sounds great!
    12-17-2014 07:48 AM
  3. HankAZ's Avatar
    I have a 2012 rMPB and my wife has a 2011 iMac 21". Does that count? I do use her iMac at times just because of the larger screen.
    12-17-2014 08:58 AM
  4. ry4's Avatar
    I was debating between the 13 and 15, but opted for the 13. I like the size of it for my day-to-day tasks and when I need a larger screen I just hook it up to my tv. I still am considering an iMac next year.
    I guess it depends on what you're doing (need), but if you are getting an iMac, I'd go for the 13" personally.
    12-18-2014 08:03 AM
  5. 50ShadesofDroidx's Avatar
    This really.. depends on how well you're able to work with a smaller screen. I personally like the 15 inch the best because it's a perfect size for me.. However if you have many tasks to do on one screen, I suggest you get the 15 or even bigger.
    02-13-2015 08:14 PM
  6. rayz336's Avatar
    I think that's great if you have a use case for them all but I personally own a13" MacBook Pro and I think it's going to be my only machine for the current time
    02-13-2015 08:19 PM
  7. Algus's Avatar
    I use a Mac Mini and recently added a MBP to the lineup. For me, I like to have a desktop and a laptop and I usually buy at least a couple years apart so that my next computer is a spec bump over the last one I bought. Also lets me leave my desktop set up in a server situation so I can easily tie into all my networked storage from my laptop when I am not at home.

    MacBooks have pretty good support for docking though. The Thunderbolt Display is a bit old (and expensive) but it is a great docking hub if you just want the larger screen but don't really need multiple computers.

    I will say this. I find myself using my Mini less and less after buying an MBP. They really are great devices and if I didn't have the Mini, my MBP would be powerful enough to drive everything I do.
    02-13-2015 10:44 PM

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