Model Detail - iMac 17 inch 1.6 GHz PowerPC 970 (G5) (Mid 2004)

The iMac G5 1.6 17-Inch shipped equipped with a 1.6GHz PowerPC 970 G5 processor with "Velocity Engine" vector processing and a 512k level 2 cache, 256MB DDR-400 (PC3200) SDRAM, a 7200 RPM 80GB SATA hard drive, a slot-loading 8X DVD-ROM/CD-RW "Combo" Drive along with an NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200 Ultra graphics processor running 64MB of VRAM (AGP 8X) powering a 1440x900 17" LCD display.
Ports and connectivity come via 1 Firewire 400, 1 USB 2.0 with optional AirPort Extreme (802.11g) and Bluetooth upgrades offered.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 1.6GHz
First Build Date 08/31/2004
Last Build Date 05/03/2005
Built-in Display 17.0" TFT
Model Identifier PowerMac8,1
Apple Order Number M9248LL/A
Apple Model Number A1058 (EMC 1989)
Form Factor iMac G5
Apple Subfamily iMac G5
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
256MB
Maximum RAM
2GB
RAM Slots2
RAM SpecsPC3200 DDR-400
RAM Speed400MHz
Standard Storage Drive
80GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (1.5GB/s)
SYSTEM
Processor Type PowerPC 970 (G5)
Processors / Cores 1
Geekbench Rating N/A
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds 1
Architecture 842
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 256MB
Maximum RAM 2GB
RAM Slots 2
RAM Specs PC3200 DDR-400
RAM Speed 400MHz
System Bus Speed 533MHz (3:1)
Cache Bus Speed 1.6GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type Open Firmware
EFI Architecture 1MB
L1 Cache 32k/64k
L2 / L3 Cache 512k
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce FX 5200 Ultra
VRAM Type DDR SDRAM
Standard VRAM 64MB
Maximum VRAM 64MB
Native Resolution 1440x900
Multi Display Support Mirroring Only
Multi Display Max Resolution 1024x768
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 80GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (1.5GB/s)
Optical Disk 8X "Combo Drive"
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11b/g (Optional)
Bluetooth 1.1 (Optional)
Video / Multi-IO 1 (Mini-VGA)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 3 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec 2 (400)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) 56k v.92
Headphone None
Microphone 1
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Apple Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Apple Mouse
Expansion Slots AP/BL
Expansion Bays None
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input 1 (Built-in)
S-Video Output 1
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial 3 (2.0)
Geoport 2 (400)
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS OSX 10.3.5 (7P35)
Maximum MacOS OSX 10.5.8
MacOS 9 Support Boot/Classic Mode
Windows Support Emulation Only
Minimum Windows Classic Mode Only
Maximum Windows Emulation Only
POWER
Battery Type 3.6V Lithium
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter N/A
PHYSICAL
Case Type All-in-One
Dimensions 16.9 x 16.8 x 6.8
Weight 18.5 lbs. (8.4 kg)
Original Price USD US$1299
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