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Laptop noob, can you get word on Macbook pros?

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    I want an Apple Macbook Pro (retina display) 13 inch.

    I have used Windows my whole life so I am kind of hesitant to switch to Mac so please answer some of my questions:

    - Can you buy Microsoft Word on the Mac AND can you transfer word documents from Mac to Windows (and vice versa)

    - How much is MS Word?

    - IPhones are notorious for having a short battery life, so this makes me wonder how long is the battery life for the laptop in question?

    - Is there a lot of storage space for pics and vids?

    - How fast in the laptop in question?
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    Yes you can get Mircosoft word
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    (Original post by Da Di Doo)
    I want an Apple Macbook Pro (retina display) 13 inch.

    I have used Windows my whole life so I am kind of hesitant to switch to Mac so please answer some of my questions:

    - Can you buy Microsoft Word on the Mac AND can you transfer word documents from Mac to Windows (and vice versa)

    - How much is MS Word?

    - IPhones are notorious for having a short battery life, so this makes me wonder how long is the battery life for the laptop in question?

    - I like watching movies and stuff so is a 13 inch screen too small?

    - How fast in the laptop in question?
    Hunt around for prices online or in stores. It might be you need to get the whole Office suite :/. Consider using free alternaties.

    This page says it lasts for 9 hours.

    People watch movies on 9 inch tablets so you should be fine.

    Very quick. Uses 4th gen Intel processors.
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    (Original post by Da Di Doo)
    I want an Apple Macbook Pro (retina display) 13 inch.

    I have used Windows my whole life so I am kind of hesitant to switch to Mac so please answer some of my questions:

    - Can you buy Microsoft Word on the Mac AND can you transfer word documents from Mac to Windows (and vice versa)

    - How much is MS Word?

    - IPhones are notorious for having a short battery life, so this makes me wonder how long is the battery life for the laptop in question?

    - Is there a lot of storage space for pics and vids?

    - How fast in the laptop in question?
    -Yes. There are various ways to get it for free, for example some people can get it through their university, or use the browser version etc. The alternatives like Pages/Numbers/Keynote or Google Documents are sufficient for most people too.

    -The battery life is a lot better than on any other type of laptop and on the iPhone, though it depends what you're doing as to how quickly you'll get through it. No Windows machine gets close to nine hours of use on a single charge.

    -Depends which model you choose, and how many photos and videos you define as "a lot"

    -Again, depends what you're doing. For most things it will be more than capable.

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