Hance wrote: If you do a little looking around you can find a direct link to the file and download it right off apples servers. The file isnt protected so I feel like its fair game so that will save you ten bucks. Download the file and hold down shift and click on restore as I remember and it will give you the option to upgrade from a file instead of off the web.
derFunkenstein wrote:Performance-wise, 3.0 is supposed to be an improvement across the board, not a loss. I don't have the hardware in question so I can't comment directly; just going off of what Scherer et al said when 3.0 beta was introduced.