I’ve been contemplating on getting a new computer for some time now, and some of you may remember the twitter conversations on what I should do.
I had been anxiously awaiting 2 new laptops to hit the streets:
1. Lenovo W540
2. Macbook Pro
In the midst of waiting, the Lenovo was pushed back to the end of December, and so I went with the Macbook Pro Retina that was just released a few weeks ago.
Now, I won’t go into the gritty details of the next decision I made, but I returned the Macbook Pro and got my money back.
A new decision looms. Do I wait for the Lenovo, get another custom laptop built, or build a new desktop? It took about a week, but I decided to build a new desktop. In all honesty, I don’t carry a laptop with me anywhere now, and I don’t have a strong reason to either.
I spent a few days shopping around for components for the new build, and here’s what I’ve come up with: