Known for their sleek design, intuitive operation, and built-in resistance to malware, Apple's line of laptops offer high device compatibility and come with powerful Apple-created multimedia software bundled with first-rate customer support. The Mac OS X can run MS Office and is capable of dual booting Windows and running Windows-based software. However, there are not as many software titles for Mac vs. what's available for PC. Pricing is at a premium, so it's best to start with a CPU that suits your use. MacBook This is an economical, yet powerful notebook with a 13-inch display and 10 hours of battery life. MacBook Pro From everyday computing to workhorse performance, these notebooks feature high-performance graphics. MacBook Air The MacBook Air is a thin, light, notebook, absent of an optical drive. It's designed with portability in mind and features flash storage.