October 20th 2009 12:12 pm

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Gizmodo Oct 21, 2009

The unibody construction was an inevitable upgrade to the MacBook line, and one that brings many more benefits than it does faults. There shouldn't be a drastic change in the MacBook design any time soon, so now is probably the furthest away from the next generation as you're going to get.

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CNET Oct 22, 2009

Apple's latest version of the popular $999 white MacBook gets an upscale makeover, while keeping the price the same. It's a strong alternative to the more expensive Pro line, if you can live without extras such as an SD card slot.

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consigliere11 consigliere11

I bought Macbook two weeks ago and this is my first Mac, and I was deeply impressed by OS and speed of the computer. May be everything is a bit dated, but I still can do a lot of tasks easily (like Office, heavy browsing or working in iMovie) and even play some games (like Team Fortress 2 or...

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jcguy jcguy

Having never had a portable Mac before, the Unibody MacBook was somewhat of a new experience. With 2.26Ghz, it was easily the fastest notebook I had ever used. As far as internals go, the Unibody MacBook is easily pro level, and would win the hearts of any who are looking for an entry level...

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