Model Detail - Power Macintosh G4 450MHz (AGP) (1999)

The Power Macintosh "Power Mac" G4 450 (AGP Graphics) ”Sawtooth“ features a 450MHz PowerPC 7400 G4 processor including "Velocity Engine" vector processing and a 1MB backside cache. Base system configurations had either 128MB or 256MB of RAM, a 20GB or 27GB Ultra ATA/66 hard drive, a 5X DVD-ROM or DVD-RAM drive and either a 2X AGP ATI Rage 128 or Rage 128 Pro graphics processor running 16MB of SDRAM plus an optional AirPort (802.11b).

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 450MHz
First Build Date 8/31/1999
Last Build Date 7/19/2000
Built-in Display None
Model Identifier PowerMac3,1
Apple Order Number M7232LL/A
Apple Model Number M5183 (EMC 1843)
Form Factor Power Mac G4 (Graphite)
Apple Subfamily Power Mac G4 - AGP
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
128MB, 256MB
Maximum RAM
2GB
RAM Slots4
RAM SpecsPC100 SDRAM
RAM Speed100MHz
Standard Storage Drive
20, 27GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
250GB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/66 (ATA-5)
SYSTEM
Processor Type PowerPC 7400 (G4)
Processors / Cores 1
Geekbench Rating 293
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, 256MB
Maximum RAM 2GB
RAM Slots 4
RAM Specs PC100 SDRAM
RAM Speed 100MHz
System Bus Speed 100MHz
Cache Bus Speed 225MHz
ROM / Firmware Type Open Firmware
EFI Architecture 1MB
L1 Cache 64k
L2 / L3 Cache 1MB (backside)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card Rage 128
VRAM Type SDRAM
Standard VRAM 16MB
Maximum VRAM 16MB
Native Resolution 1600x1200
Multi Display Support None
Multi Display Max Resolution N/A
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 20, 27GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 250GB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/66 (ATA-5)
Optical Disk 5X DVD-ROM, RAM
Floppy / Zip Drive Zip 100
Ports
AirPort 802.11b (Optional)
Bluetooth None
Video / Multi-IO 1 (VGA)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 2 (1.1)
Firewire Ports / Spec 3 (400)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) 56k
Headphone None
Microphone None
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Apple USB Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Apple USB Mouse
Expansion Slots 3 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 8.6
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 30.0 lbs. (13.6 kg)
Original Price USD US$2499
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