Originally Posted by colonel
3. windows 8 is great. really. try it. My kids use macbooks and windows laptops at home (age 6,8 and 10). For a new laptop, I gave them a free vote on OS and they all chose Windows. Windows 8 on a touchscreen ultrabook with SSD is about the fastest and most intuitive computer I have ever used. And the resolution is much higher then the macbook air.
Actually it's been proven via benchmarks that the fastest laptop for running Windows 8 is a MacBook Pro. Dual-boot baby!