Why PC users hate Mac computers?

Why is there so much hate for Mac by PC users? Why do some people hate Mac computers?
  1. To protect the group identity

    According to psychologists humans like to join groups to form a unique identity. Once a person belongs to a group they see other groups as competitors or enemies.

  2. The attitude of Mac users

    Some PC users hate the Mac just because of the attitude of some Mac users. When Mac users try to make themselves seem more privileged some PC users respond back with hate.

  3. They think its over priced

    Many PC users believe that a Mac is over priced where as a PC could have the same capabilities for a much lower price.

  4. The lack of flexibility

    Apple’s products place many restrictions on users in order to ensure the highest possible quality. To some users this kind of limitation can be very frustrating. A PC user might hate the Mac because of lack of customization.

  5. They think it’s over-hyped

    Some PC users believe that the Mac is over hyped and that it’s not as good as some people believe it to be. The over-hype creates some kind of frustration for some PC users which eventually lead to hatred.

  6. They think Mac users are naive

    Some PC users believe that Mac users are naive, spoiled and not experienced. Those feelings can turn into hatred when Mac users show off their Macs. (See Why do some people love iPhones that much?)

  7. Not compatible with games

    Macs don’t allow many games to work. Gamers who love their PCS because of games usually hate Macs because of their limited ability to run games.

  8. Humans like to be right

    Humans like to be right and this is why they all defend the decisions that they took. Mac users will try to prove to PC users that the Mac is better and the opposite will also happen. Intense debates can then lead to hatred.

  9. They hate Apple

    Some PC users hate Macs because they hate the company Apple which manufactures the Mac. In such a case any Apple product will seem unappealing to those people. (See Why android users hate iPhone users?)

  10. Less software

    Some PC users believe that Mac has very little software and this makes them uncomfortable buying a Mac.

  11. It’s a two way fight

    While some PC users hate Macs and Mac users some Mac users hate PCs as well. The two way debates and fights can lead to hatred in some cases.

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