Model Detail - iBook G3 / 300MHz (Original Clamshell) (Mid 1999)

The iBook G3 300 (Original/Clamshell), codename P1is powered by a 300MHz PowerPC 750 G3 processor, 32MB or 64MB of RAM, a 3.2GB or 6.0GB hard drive and 2X AGP ATI Rage Mobility graphics processor running 4MB of VRAM housed in a lozenge shaped "blueberry" or "tangerine" case with a 800X600 12.1" LCD display.These machines introduced the new optional "AirPort" for wireless networking.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 300MHz
First Build Date 7/21/1999
Last Build Date 9/13/2000
Built-in Display 12.1" TFT
Model Identifier PowerBook2,1
Apple Order Number M7707LL/A
Apple Model Number M2453 (EMC N/A)
Form Factor iBook (Clamshell)
Apple Subfamily Original/Clamshell
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
32MB, 64MB
Maximum RAM
544, 576MB
RAM Slots1
RAM SpecsPC66 SDRAM
RAM Speed66MHz
Standard Storage Drive
3.2GB, 6.0GB
Maximum Storage Drive
250GB
Storage Drive Interface EIDE/ATA-2
SYSTEM
Processor Type PowerPC 750 (G3)
Processors / Cores 1
Geekbench Rating 155
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 32-Bit
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM 32, 64MB
Standard RAM 32MB, 64MB
Maximum RAM 544, 576MB
RAM Slots 1
RAM Specs PC66 SDRAM
RAM Speed 66MHz
System Bus Speed 66MHz
Cache Bus Speed 150MHz
ROM / Firmware Type Open Firmware
EFI Architecture 1MB
L1 Cache 64k
L2 / L3 Cache 512k (backside)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card Rage Mobility
VRAM Type SDRAM
Standard VRAM 4MB
Maximum VRAM 4MB
Native Resolution 800x600
Multi Display Support None
Multi Display Max Resolution N/A
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 3.2GB, 6.0GB
Maximum Storage Drive 250GB
Storage Drive Interface EIDE/ATA-2
Optical Disk 24X CD-ROM
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11b (Optional)
Bluetooth None
Video / Multi-IO None
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 1 (1.1)
Firewire Ports / Spec None
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) 56k v.90
Headphone 1
Microphone None
Audio In None
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Full-size
Mouse / Trackpad Trackpad
Expansion Slots AirPort
Expansion Bays None
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 10.3.9
MacOS 9 Support Boot/Classic Mode
Windows Support Emulation Only
Minimum Windows N/A
Maximum Windows N/A
POWER
Battery Type 45 W h LiIon
Battery Life 6 Hours
Power Adapter 1
PHYSICAL
Case Type Notebook
Dimensions 1.8 x 13.5 x 11.6
Weight 6.7 lbs (3.04 kg)
Original Price USD US$1599
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