Model Detail - PowerBook G4 1.0GHz 17" Aluminum (2003)

The model PowerBook G4 1.0 17" (Aluminum) gets it's power from a 1.0GHz PowerPC 7455 "G4" processor with "Velocity Engine" vector processing, 256k level 2 cache, 1.0MB level 3 cache, 512MB DDR-333 (PC2700) SDRAM installed as a pair of 256MB SODIMMs, a 60GB Ultra ATA/100 4200 RPM hard drive, a slot-loading 2X DVD-R/CD-RW "SuperDrive", 1 Firewire 800 port, built-in Bluetooth 1.1, AirPort Extreme (802.11g) along with an NVIDIA GeForce4 440 Go (4X AGP) graphics processor running 64MB of VRAM powering a 1440x900 17" widescreen display. BTO "Build to Order" variants were also offered.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 1.0GHz
First Build Date 1/7/2003
Last Build Date 9/16/2003
Built-in Display 17.0
Model Identifier PowerBook5,1
Apple Order Number M8793LL/A
Apple Model Number A1013 (EMC N/A)
Form Factor PowerBook G4 17
Apple Subfamily 17
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
512MB
Maximum RAM
2GB
RAM Slots2
RAM SpecsPC2700 DDR-333
RAM Speed333MHz
Standard Storage Drive
60GB (4200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
500GB
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100
SYSTEM
Processor Type PowerPC 7455 (G4)
Processors / Cores 1
Geekbench Rating 576
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 32-Bit
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 512MB
Maximum RAM 2GB
RAM Slots 2
RAM Specs PC2700 DDR-333
RAM Speed 333MHz
System Bus Speed 167MHz
Cache Bus Speed 1.0GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type Open Firmware
EFI Architecture 1MB
L1 Cache 64k
L2 / L3 Cache 256k (on chip), 1MB
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce4 440 Go
VRAM Type DDR SDRAM
Standard VRAM 64MB
Maximum VRAM 64MB
Native Resolution 1440x900
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 2048x1536
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 60GB (4200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 500GB
Storage Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100
Optical Disk 2X
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11b/g (Standard)
Bluetooth 1.1
Video / Multi-IO 1 (DVI)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 2 (1.1)
Firewire Ports / Spec 1 (400), 1 (800)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) 56k v.92
Headphone None
Microphone 1 (Internal)
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Full-size
Mouse / Trackpad Trackpad
Expansion Slots Type I/II PC Card
Expansion Bays None
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output 1
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS X 10.2.4
Maximum MacOS OSX 10.5.8
MacOS 9 Support N/A
Windows Support N/A
Minimum Windows Classic Mode Only
Maximum Windows Emulation Only
POWER
Battery Type 55 W h LiIon
Battery Life 4.5 Hours
Power Adapter 1
PHYSICAL
Case Type Notebook
Dimensions 1.0 x 15.4 x 10.2
Weight 6.8 lbs (3.1 kg)
Original Price USD US$3299
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