There always seems to be a lot of buzz in the computer world about whether Macs or PCs are better. The only way you can really know the answer is to try both and make a decision. Most people who give Macs a try, however, are converted nearly instantly. For a lot of reasons, people find that Macs are easier to use and more efficient. Whether a laptop such as the MacBook Pro or a desktop such as the iMac, owners of these computers are convinced that they will never return to a PC. The following 10 reasons are those most commonly cited as why people love their Mac computer so much.
1. Mac computers are aesthetically pleasing. Let’s face it, when we make a purchase as substantial as a computer, we want it to have the “cool factor,” and Apple computers definitely have it. The MacBook and the iMac have a sleek design that PCs simply do not compare to.
2. Macs do not get PC viruses. Unlike PC computers, Macs simply are not threatened by most computer viruses. Not only can you navigate the Web without worry, you do not have to purchase antivirus subscriptions for your Mac computer.
3. Macs come with a built in camera. While the built in camera is not unique to Macs, the iChat software is. With MacBooks or iMacs you can use iChat for 4-way video chats, right out of the box.
4. Apple makes all of the software and hardware for Macs. Unlike PCs, which have communication problems between software and hardware, Mac computers operate extremely smoothly because all of the software and hardware you could ever need are created and produced by Apple. This eliminates many of the issues that are present on PCs.
5. Mac computers are ultra high performance. You know that when you purchase a Mac computer you are getting the best your money can buy. The processors that come standard in Macs provide you with speed and reliability.
6. Macs have LED backlighting. A big reason why the picture looks so amazingly clear on Mac computers is because they come standard with LED backlighting. This means that the display on a Mac is brighter and more focused than on a PC.
7. Macs are environmentally friendly. If you are conscious about your environmental footprint, then a MacBook or iMac is for you. Macs are made of glass and recyclable materials and they are packaging is limited to only what is required to house the computer.
8. Macs always run at peak performance. Macs routinely check for updates and then install them. You can always be certain that your Mac is updated and running as efficiently as possible.
9. Macs are backed by the best warranty around. MacBooks and iMacs come with a basic warranty, and customers can opt to purchase Apple Care for a reasonable price. Apple Care provides users with the best in customer service and technical support.
10. Macs are user friendly. Macs are notorious for having a smaller learning curve than PCs. If you have novice computer skills, Macs are much easier to grow on.
The list could go on and on, but you probably get the idea. Try a Mac for yourself and come up with ten reasons of your own why Macs are superior to PC computers.