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Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
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Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:54:32 +0100
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On 2018-02-20 08:38:56 +0000, Savageduck said:

> RichA<rander3128@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Monday, 19 February 2018 20:27:28 UTC-5, nospam  wrote:
>>> In article<1e6753c2-81d9-4665-b565-fd688fba0e87@googlegroups.com>,
>>> RichA<rander3128@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> With Windows, if you opened more than 2 browser windows, it bogged down,
>>>> often just freezing.  Couldn't deal with images at all.  Switching to Linux
>>>> cured it, you still have to be cognizant of the 1G memory and cpu power
>>>> limitations, but it can do much more than before.
>>> 
>>> complete nonsense.
>> 
>> Sorry but it isn't. I gave up a few programs because of it.  I'd not have
>> done that if I could have avoided it.
>> 
> 
> It’s a pity you would never consider Apple as an option, but that is your
> loss.

Starting up with Macs is not very right in time just now considering 
the uncertainties of the platform with both the hardware, CISC or RISC 
and the macOS, will it become a walled garden like the iOS or not. The 
OP already had the notebook. If your on the macOS now then there is no 
hurry.

The MacRumors byers guide screams of uncertainties:

<https://buyersguide.macrumors.com/#Mac>
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