Ipad or Macbook pro or Air???? | allnurses

Ipad or Macbook pro or Air????

  1. 0 I have my 15" Macbook Pro at home.. its massive, and I do not want to have to drag it with me to class. I start class in the fall, and am debating whether or not I should get an Ipad or another Macbook laptop (Either the 13" or the 13" Air). Most of our books will be EBooks. What would you say to get? I refuse to go to a PC (nothing but issues).. I know good old fashion pen and paper, which I will use, but also would like to have a computer or tablet with me as well, to type my stuff up at school during breaks, etc.

    What would you suggest????

    Thanks!
  2. Visit  Brittanylynne1421 profile page

    About Brittanylynne1421

    Joined Apr '12; Posts: 3.

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  3. Visit  havehope profile page
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    I'd get a 13'inch. That's what I have and I'll be taking it with me to class. iPads aren't bad however, I don't know if they have word? Maybe so. But, I also can't type that fast with something that small. If most of your books are Ebooks I guess an iPad. Plus, you already have a computer. If worse comes to worse take it with you when you need it. Hope whatever you choose works out.
  4. Visit  Miiki profile page
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    If its any help, I love my iPad. I have ebooks and use it to take notes. It has enabled me to reduce my load at school a lot. Now I just bring my iPad, stylus, and a small binder around with me. If I have to do a lot of typing, I either do it at home on my MacBook Pro or in one of the computer labs.

    My BSN program will require us to have laptops (Why? Idk.) But when I get there and if I can't use my iPad, I will buy an Air.
  5. Visit  Miiki profile page
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    And btw, I don't type notes on the iPad I write them with a stylus.
  6. Visit  kayruhh profile page
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    I have an Ipad 2 and I love it! I bought a fold up wireless keyboard that mounts your iPad, basically turning it into a laptop. I use notes plus to type and record lectures, plus it's lightweight and has a long lasting battery! HTH!
    havehope likes this.
  7. Visit  havehope profile page
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    kayruhh-it's amazing how much advanced technology is! I did not know of a "wireless keyboard" that's pretty cool! I'd deff. go for iPad then!
  8. Visit  kayruhh profile page
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    Here's the link for the keyboard if interested:Tablet Accessories
  9. Visit  kayruhh profile page
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    Have hope- I know, right?? It's crazy!


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