Posts Tagged ‘Apple Netbook’

Exciting News… or Lies, Damn Lies?

They say that a rumour can run around the world before the truth has got its boots on. Well, the ongoing MacBook Mini rumour has certainly done just that, with a story in a Russian magazine offering photos of the long awaited MacBook spreading speculation like wildfire.

macbook_mini

The images are well photoshopped, and the story comes with specifications attached (10.4” WXGA display, Intel Atom CPU, NVIDIA GPU, 64GB SSD, 2GB RAM and the obligatory WiFi since you asked), making it that little bit more convincing. However, as usual, no one really knows whether this is true, wishful thinking or just plain old bunkum.

If the rumour does turn out to be correct, then apparently the new MacBook Mini will appear this year, at an expensive (for a Netbook) price of $899. And if that does happen, you can be sure that it will be pretty, and that Proporta will knock up some nifty accessories and protective cases for it in the blink of an eye. So, whilst we wouldn’t recommend getting too excited just yet, you never know, the latest addition to the Apple Netbook family could well be on its way…