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 Apple 13” MacBook ProEveryone has different preferences and priorities, so to make choosing easier we have attempted to give a frank review of the products. Let's start with the Apple 13” MacBook Pro.

 Lenovo IdeaPad Y700Next let's have a look at the Lenovo IdeaPad Y700.


Apple 13” MacBook Pro

Lenovo IdeaPad Y700


+ Weighs less than 2lbs.
+ Faster launching and importing.
+ Long battery life.

+ i7 processor.
+ 1TB disk space.
+ Durable build.
+ Quiet cooling.


Mac products can tend to be pricier, this one is an affordable notebook option which granted wont handle ram hungry plugins or supersized samples but it makes for an affordable apple laptop for music production.

It has fantastic processing, and if you are a gamer with a penchant for audio production or vice versa it makes a great 2 for 1! They also make a 16 Gig touch screen version if you're more hands on with your production, though it will set you back a fair few bucks more for the privilege.

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