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  1. 1. Power Mac G4 Take everything you know about the incredible supercomputing muscle of the PowerPC G4 with Velocity Engine. Now double it. The new Power Mac G4 offers two G4 processors working together, so you’ll be able to create and manipulate even the most complex graphics and video files, produce dynamic web content, or compute intensive math and science data in record time. And the Power Mac G4 now comes with built-in Gigabit Ethernet, so you can collaborate on those large files easily. Graphics power, FireWire ports, and extensive storage and memory make the Power Mac G4 ideal for professional movie editing, print publishing, or unlimited multimedia pursuits.
  2. 2. Power Mac G4 Features The PowerPC G4 with Velocity Engine brought supercomputing speed to the desktop. What could be better than that? Two G4 processors in one computer—Apple’s new Power Mac G4. Superior performance • Up to two 500-MHz PowerPC G4 processors • Velocity Engine vector processing unit with 162 Not only does the Power Mac G4 have twice the brain power, it’s got the brawn to match. You’ll integrated Single Instruction Multiple Data (SIMD) find performance measured in gigaflops, built-in Gigabit Ethernet, room for more than 200 giga- instructions bytes of hard disk storage, and up to 1.5 gigabytes of SDRAM for superfast image manipulations. • 1MB of backside level 2 cache per processor • ATI RAGE 128 Pro graphics card It all adds up to a computer with enough power for even the most demanding creative designers, • Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet networking webmasters, and specialists in the scientific, technical, or video fields. Expansion • Support for up to 1.5GB of high-performance PC100 Today’s complex creative projects take teamwork, so the Power Mac G4 offers unsurpassed SDRAM 1 networking capabilities. With Gigabit Ethernet standard on all Power Mac G4 systems, you can • Four expansion slots, including three 64-bit PCI slots say good-bye to “sneaker-net” and transfer huge multimedia files effortlessly. The new Power and one dedicated AGP 2X graphics card slot Mac G4 is also geared for wireless communication. Just install the optional AirPort Card and • Two 400-Mbps FireWire ports for connecting up to 63 devices connect to an AirPort wireless network.2 • Two Universal Serial Bus (USB) ports for connecting up to 127 peripherals The graphics capabilities in the Power Mac G4 make it a premier choice for anyone who needs • DVD-ROM drive for playing DVD video, or DVD-RAM sophisticated visuals—and needs them to build rapidly onscreen. The ATI RAGE 128 Pro graphics drive for storing up to 9.4GB per disc card generates outstanding 2D images, models, and photos. And 3D images used in animations, Intelligent design virtual reality applications, websites, and games look spectacular and render fast. • “Instant access” side door that makes it easy to install cards, drives, and memory As the new leader in desktop movie-making, Apple built the Power Mac G4 with the capabilities • Sleek new Apple Pro Keyboard with full complement of keys, including audio and media-eject controls that professional videographers require. FireWire ports let you connect to high-bandwidth • New Apple Pro Mouse with precise optical tracking peripherals such as digital video camcorders and hard disk drives. The optimized system arch- • Innovative Apple Display Connector (ADC) supports itecture lets you render and manipulate images rapidly, and there’s room to store hours of easy setup with Apple displays footage. Start editing movies immediately with Apple’s easy-to-use iMovie software. Or, for • Ready for optional AirPort wireless networking 2 • EPA ENERGY STAR compliant professional-quality video editing, compositing, and special effects, you can add Apple’s award- winning Final Cut Pro software. Revolutionary movie-making • Dual processors, ample memory capacity, efficient To everyone who spends long hours at the computer, a highly functional keyboard, an advanced throughput, and FireWire expansion options for professional video editing mouse, and a high-performance display are essential for success. The sleek new Apple Pro • Support for more than 200GB of internal hard disk Keyboard includes full-size function and navigation keys, as well as audio and media-eject storage for storing hours of video controls. The innovative Apple Pro Mouse is comfortable and extremely accurate, with an optical • Easy-to-use iMovie 2 software included sensor that won’t skip, stick, or need cleaning. And whether you opt for a stylish 17-inch CRT • Optional Final Cut Pro software for professional-level video editing Apple Studio Display (16-inch viewable), a fashionably thin digital 15-inch flat-panel Apple Studio Display, or the ultimate 22-inch flat-panel Apple Cinema Display, your images will sparkle with precision.
  3. 3. Specification Sheet Power Mac G4 3 Technical Specifications Processor Communications • 400-MHz, dual 450-MHz, or dual 500-MHz • 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet connector (RJ-45) PowerPC G4 processor(s) • Built-in 56K V.90 modem card 4 • Velocity Engine vector processing unit with 162 • Optional 11-Mbps AirPort Card; IEEE 802.11 DSSS integrated SIMD instructions compliant 2 • Full 128-bit internal memory data paths • Optional AirPort Base Station containing 56K modem • Powerful floating-point unit supporting single-cycle, and 10BASE-T Ethernet port 2 double-precision calculations • Data stream prefetching operations supporting four Peripheral connections simultaneous 32-bit data streams • Two 400-Mbps FireWire ports; includes one • 1MB backside level 2 cache per processor 4-pin-to-6-pin FireWire cable for connecting • 100-MHz system bus supporting up to 800-MBps DV camcorder data throughput • Two USB ports (12 Mbps each) Memory Expansion • 64MB, 128MB, or 256MB of PC100 SDRAM (3.3- • Three full-length 64-bit, 33-MHz PCI slots volt, unbuffered, 64-bit-wide, 168-pin, running at • One AGP 2X slot with graphics card installed 100 MHz) • Four DIMM slots support up to 1.5GB of PC100 Keyboard and mouse SDRAM (999MB maximum per application in Mac • Apple Pro Keyboard with full-size function and OS 9) using the following DIMMs: navigation keys, audio controls, and media-eject key — 64MB or 128MB DIMMs (64-bit-wide, 64-Mbit • Apple Pro Mouse with optical sensor for precision technology) cursor control — 128MB or 256MB DIMMs (64-bit-wide, 128-Mbit technology) Audio — 512MB DIMMs (64-bit-wide, 256-Mbit technology) • One input and one output analog minijack supporting 16-bit stereo audio; 44.1-kHz sampling rate Storage 3 • Built-in speaker • One of the following hard disk drives: • Support for external third-party FireWire and USB — 20GB 5400-rpm Ultra ATA/66 hard disk digital audio peripherals such as microphones, — 30GB 7200-rpm Ultra ATA/66 hard disk speakers, and MIDI devices — 40GB 7200-rpm Ultra ATA/66 hard disk • One of the following optical drives: Electrical requirements and agency approvals — DVD-ROM drive for playing DVD movies and CDs • Line voltage: 115V AC (90V to 132V AC) or 230V AC — DVD-RAM drive for playing DVD movies and CDs, (180V to 264V AC) and writing to DVD-RAM discs (up to 9.4GB per disc) • Frequency: 47 to 63 Hz, single phase • Three 3.5-inch hard disk drive expansion bays: • Maximum continuous power: 220W — One ATA drive preinstalled in standard configurations • EPA ENERGY STAR compliant — Support for up to two internal ATA drives — Support for up to three internal SCSI drives Environmental requirements • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C) Graphics support • Storage temperature: –40° to 116° F (–40° to 47° C) • ATI RAGE 128 Pro graphics card with 16MB of • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing SDRAM graphics memory installed in a dedicated • Altitude: 0 to 10,000 feet (3,048 m) AGP 2X graphics slot • Support for up to 1920- by 1200-pixel resolution Size and weight at 32 bits per pixel (millions of colors) • Height: 17.0 inches (43.2 cm) • Apple Display Connector (ADC); carries analog and • Width: 8.9 inches (22.6 cm) digital video, USB, and power • Depth: 18.4 inches (46.7 cm) • 15-pin mini D-Sub VGA connector • Weight: 30.0 pounds (13.6 kg) 5
  4. 4. Specification Sheet Power Mac G4 4 Configurations Order no. M7891LL/A M7892LL/A M7893LL/A Power Mac G4 Processor 400-MHz PowerPC G4 Dual 450-MHz PowerPC G4 Dual 500-MHz PowerPC G4 Backside level 2 cache 1MB 1MB per processor 1MB per processor Memory (PC100 SDRAM) 64MB 128MB 256MB Hard disk drive 3 20GB (5400 rpm) 30GB (7200 rpm) 40GB (7200 rpm) Graphics support 16MB SDRAM 16MB SDRAM 16MB SDRAM Optical drive DVD-ROM (tray) DVD-ROM (tray) DVD-RAM (tray) FireWire Two 400-Mbps ports Two 400-Mbps ports Two 400-Mbps ports USB Two ports Two ports Two ports (12 Mbps each) (12 Mbps each) (12 Mbps each) Ethernet 10/100/1000BASE-T 10/100/1000BASE-T 10/100/1000BASE-T Wireless networking 2 AirPort ready AirPort ready AirPort ready Modem 4 56K V.90 56K V.90 56K V.90 All models also include Apple Pro Keyboard, Apple Pro Mouse, FireWire camcorder cable; Mac OS 9, QuickTime, iMovie 2, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape Communicator, FAXstf, and Palm Desktop; complete setup, learning, and reference documentation; and limited warranty. Also includes 30 days of free Internet service through EarthLink. Product contains electronic documentation. Backup software provided on CD-ROM. Build-to-Order Options Achieve ultimate performance for your projects by ordering a custom-configured computer from your authorized Apple reseller or the online Apple Store. Build-to-order options can include the following; however, availability can vary. Check for up-to-date information at For More Information Processor Memory Hard Disk Drives3 Optical Drives Other Options 400 MHz 64MB 20GB Ultra ATA/66 (5400 rpm) DVD-ROM ATI RAGE 128 PCI card For more information about this product, or to Dual 450 MHz 128MB 30GB Ultra ATA/66 (7200 rpm) DVD-RAM SCSI PCI card find out where to buy Apple products, visit Dual 500 MHz 256MB 40GB Ultra ATA/66 (7200 rpm) Zip drive on the World Wide Web 384MB 36GB Ultra160 SCSI (10K rpm)* AirPort Card or call 800-538-9696. To purchase products from 512MB 72GB Ultra160 SCSI (10K rpm)* AirPort Base Station the Apple Store, go to 768MB Visit the Macintosh Products Guide at 1GB for the latest information on 1.5GB more than 17,000 hardware and software products * SoftRAID included with purchase of multiple Ultra160 SCSI hard disk drives. for your new computer. Apple offers a free suite of Internet services, including iReview, iCards, and iTools, to help you Apple Displays get more out of using the web. Visit • Apple Studio Display (17-inch CRT, 16-inch viewable area); order no. M7770ZM/A to sign up. • Apple Studio Display (15-inch flat panel); order no. M7928ZM/A Safeguard your Power Mac for three full years with • Apple Cinema Display (22-inch flat panel); order no. M8058ZM/A the optional AppleCare Protection Plan. You’ll benefit from a host of services, including powerful diagnostic 1 999MB maximum per application in Mac OS 9. 2 Wireless Internet access requires AirPort Base Station and Internet access (fees may apply). Some ISPs are not currently compatible with AirPort, including software tools, online support, regular email updates, America Online. Range may vary with site conditions. and Apple’s toll-free helpline. And for most problems, 3 For hard drive capacity measurements, 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less. no problem: We’ll fix your hardware for the next 4 Actual modem speeds lower; speed depends on connection rate and other factors. three years. You have the assurance of being helped 5 Weight varies depending on configuration. by Apple certified technicians using genuine Apple parts—and the reassurance of knowing that your Power Mac is covered. For more information, visit Look for this logo to find great products for your Mac. Apple © 2000 Apple Computer, Inc. All rights reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Final Cut Pro, FireWire, Mac, Macintosh, and the Mac logo are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. AirPort, Apple Cinema Display, Apple Store, iMovie, Power Mac, QuickTime, and Velocity Engine 1 Infinite Loop are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. AppleCare is a service mark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. Cupertino, CA 95014 registered mark. PowerPC is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation, used under license therefrom. Other product and company names 408-996-1010 mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies. Product specifications are subject to change without notice. July 2000 L05546A