The debate has been ongoing regarding which product is better, HP laptop or MacBook laptops. This paper will argue that MacBook laptops are actually cheaper in the long run. It will also prove that MacBook laptops are easier to repair if something goes wrong. And lastly MacBook laptops are easier for the users. MacBook laptops are more expensive than HP laptops but it is a far better computer.
MacBook laptops are more expensive than HP laptops but it is a far better computer.
MacBook laptops are actually cheaper in the long run that HP. HP laptops are cheaper to purchase upfront, sometimes by a few hundred dollars. However the cost of the laptop is not only determined by the price paid, but also by the value of the laptop when you are done with it. MacBook has a significant trade in value, far higher than HP. It also has a longer life expectancy than the traditional HP laptop. The difference between the cost of buying and the value of trade in is actually the real price of ownership. Based on a three year life expectancy, MacBook still holds value, whereas HP is typically worth nothing at that point.
MacBook laptops are easier to repair if something goes wrong than HP laptops. HP has so many manufacturers that make parts for their laptops. When something goes wrong, they are sent to third party repair facilities in hopes of it being repaired correctly. MacBook laptops go directly to Apple. You know exactly who is responsible for all the parts and repairs, and if something goes wrong you do directly to the source. They also have fewer repair issues than HP laptops.
MacBook laptops are easier for the users to use. HP laptops come with many more complex settings and programs because they are created by the ‘computer geeks’ who enjoy tinkering with many different programing possibilities. MacBook laptops are created to be user friendly. The ease of use is not just on the surface, all programs are made for the computer literate and the experts alike. This makes Mac a better option for most buyers than HP laptops.
In conclusion, this study supports that Macbook laptops would be advised. They offer better long-term investment value, better repair options, and more user friendly make MacBook laptops a higher value and buy than HP laptops.