Does not include a hard drive. It appears that I am not the only one that has found this issue, long after the warranty on the system had expired. You are correct, and I apologize for the confusion. Sat, Oct 28 9: The laptop itself is in very good condition. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. In the very long “display anomalies” thread to which you linked, this seems to be related as a pretty common solution.

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The lead-free solder is much more brittle than the old kind and solder joints that crack after many thermal cycles are a common problem that everyone trying to use macboo, lead-free solder has had to confront. Is it compatible with PC Cards? Or even better, call Apple and politely ask to have the issue decided by someone more important. How was it designed to not cause data loss?

MacBook Pros with ATI Radeon X graphics cards still experiencing issues – CNET

Will not recognize a hard drive. Item powers on into the OS.

CNET’s best of I always buy the AppleCare package for my MacBook Pro’s, because there is just a little more to go wrong on a laptop.


I also pointed out that the GPU failure artifacts are present even after the safe boot and he witnessed and documented the anomalies present by the cursor rows of horizontal lines.

Click on a category for related details. Guaranteed Delivery see all. You system should load correctly in “safe mode” as will not use your graphic card at all.

Hard drive not included. Latest post Fri, Dec 22 Not to mention the fact that while the problem certainly is annoying, since I have to save my work every few minutes in anticipation of macnook computer locking up, it’s certainly not critical. For global original prices for Intel Macs in one particular country on a single page, please refer to EveryMac.

I haven’t tested Light scratches everywhere, no HDMI port, durable gray bag is included, fully functional but not on c1600 firmware. These numbers reflect an average of user provided bit and bit results as submitted to the Geekbench website. Don’t show this again.

The bottom of the laptop is missing all of the screws. Delivery Options see all.


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Power adapter not included. He then booted into EFI-based diagnostics via Netboot that circumvents the kexts and allows comprehensive diagnostics. So out of warranty and apple care would have also expired had I bought it. Any extra cables or adapters. An prp thing happened:. Optical digital audio in.

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MacBook Pros with ATI Radeon X1600 graphics cards still experiencing issues

So we need to get rid of those. The trackpad supports “two-finger scrolling, tap, double-tap, and drag”. Avid Media Composer 3. I’d appreciate all the insight I can get. Click on a category for related details.

You might find a cheaper logic board on eBay or some other place. One Firewire “” port, one Firewire “” port. Simultaneously supports native resolution on the internal display and a maximum of x on an external display.