Model Detail - Power Macintosh G4 733MHz (Quicksilver) (2001)

The Power Macintosh "Power Mac" G4 733 (Quicksilver) is powered by a 733MHz PowerPC 7450 G4 processor including "Velocity Engine" vector processing and 256k level 2 cache. Base system configurations had 128MB of RAM, a 40GB Ultra ATA/66 hard drive, a 12X CD-RW drive plus a 4X AGP NVIDIA GeForce 2 MX graphics processor running 32MB of SDRAM plus an optional AirPort (802.11b).

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 733MHz
First Build Date 7/18/2001
Last Build Date 1/28/2002
Built-in Display None
Model Identifier PowerMac3,5
Apple Order Number M8359LL/A
Apple Model Number M8493 (EMC 1896)
Form Factor Power Mac G4 (Quicksilver)
Apple Subfamily Quicksilver
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
128MB
Maximum RAM
1.5GB
RAM Slots3
RAM SpecsPC133 SDRAM
RAM Speed133MHz
Standard Storage Drive
40GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
250GB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/66 (ATA-5)
SYSTEM
Processor Type PowerPC 7450 (G4)
Processors / Cores 1
Geekbench Rating 372
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 32-Bit
Processor Upgradeable AGP G4 Daughtercard
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 128MB
Maximum RAM 1.5GB
RAM Slots 3
RAM Specs PC133 SDRAM
RAM Speed 133MHz
System Bus Speed 133MHz
Cache Bus Speed 733MHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type Open Firmware
EFI Architecture 1MB
L1 Cache 64k
L2 / L3 Cache 256k (on chip)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce2 MX
VRAM Type SDRAM
Standard VRAM 32MB
Maximum VRAM 32MB
Native Resolution 1920x1200
Multi Display Support None
Multi Display Max Resolution N/A
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 40GB (5400 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 250GB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/66 (ATA-5)
Optical Disk 12X CD-RW
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11b (Optional)
Bluetooth None
Video / Multi-IO 1 VGA, 1 ADC
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 2 (1.1)
Firewire Ports / Spec 2 (400)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) 56k v.90
Headphone None
Microphone None
Audio In None
Audio Out 2
Keyboard Apple Pro Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Apple Pro Mouse
Expansion Slots 4 PCI, AP
Expansion Bays 5 3.5"
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output None
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS 9.2, OSX 10.0.4
Maximum MacOS OSX 10.4.11
MacOS 9 Support Boot/Classic Mode
Windows Support Emulation Only
Minimum Windows N/A
Maximum Windows N/A
POWER
Battery Type 3.6V Lithium
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter N/A
PHYSICAL
Case Type Tower
Dimensions 17.0 x 8.9 x 18.4
Weight 31.0 lbs. (14.1 kg)
Original Price USD US$1699
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