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Submission + - Apple Tax?: Laptop Manufactures Can't Match Apple (

An anonymous reader writes: cer Taiwan's president Scott Lin and Compal's equivalent Ray Chen have both put out public complaints that Intel isn't cutting chip prices to let their ultrabooks compete with the MacBook Air. Lin insisted that Acer and other Windows PC builders couldn't get below $1,000 with their ultraportables without a subsidy while meeting the performance targets. Mac tax, my Acer!
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Apple Tax?: Laptop Manufactures Can't Match Apple

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