I am an incoming sophomore this year. what should I get, a macbook air 13 inch or macbook pro 13 inch?

as i said, i am an incoming sophomore here in the Philippines. i am having second thoughts of whether having a macbook:
air 13-inch : 128GB
1.7GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor
4GB memory
128GB flash storage1
Intel HD Graphics 3000

or pro
13-inch: 2.4 GHz
2.4GHz dual-core
Intel Core i5
4GB 1333MHz
500GB 5400-rpm1
Intel HD Graphics 3000
Built-in battery (7 hours)2

i do gaming and a lot of schoolwork especially i am class president this coming school year. so, what should i get?

1 Answer from the Community

  • Answer

    It all depends on your needs. If you require portability to the max, get the MacBook Air.

    For gaming and schoolwork, I would definitely say MacBook Pro, beacuse of the graphics card and big HDD.

    It is your decision. Which is your favourite?

    • Answered by Marian O
    • May 13, 2012