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Apple iBook "700"

The Apple iBook "700" features a 700 MHz PowerPC 750fx (G3) processor with a 512k on-chip level 2 cache, 128 MB of RAM, a 20.0 GB Ultra-ATA hard drive, an 8X/8X/8X/24X Combo (DVD-ROM/CD-RW) drive, and a 2X-AGP ATI Mobility Radeon graphics card with 16 MB of VRAM in an ultrasleek case with a 12.1" TFT XGA active-matrix display. The Apple iBook "700" is similar to the earlier iBook "600", and shares the same case, bus, "AirPort" wireless networking, FireWire, AV, dual USB, RGB output, microphone, and stereo speakers, but includes a faster processor, twice the level 2 cache and VRAM, in addition to S-Video output.


Introduction Date:

May 20, 2002

Discontinued Date:

November 06, 2002

Processor Type:

PowerPC 750fx (G3)

Processor Speed:

700 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

N/A

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 750fx (G3)

System Bus Speed:

100 MHz (7:1)

Backside Bus Speed:

N/A

ROM Size:

1 MB (NewWorld) 1.

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

512k (on-chip) 2.

RAM Type:

10 ns SO-DIMM

VRAM Type:

Video EDO SGRAM

Standard RAM:

128 MB

Maximum RAM:

640 MB 3.

Motherboard RAM:

128 MB 3.

RAM Slots:

1

Standard VRAM:

16 MB

Maximum VRAM:

16 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

20.0 GB

Int. Hard Drive Type:

IDE/Ultra-ATA

Standard DVD/CD-RW:

8X/8X/8X/24X 4.

Standard Disk:

None

Standard Modem:

56.6k (internal)

Standard Ethernet:

10/100Base-T

Case Type:

Portable

Form Factor:

iBook "500" 5.

Exp. Slots:

AirPort 6.

Exp. Bays (Free):

N/A 7.

Battery Type:

47 W/Hr LiIon

Battery Life:

5 hours 8.

Built-in Display:

12.1" Color 9.

Supported MacOS:

9.2.2, X v10.1.4

Dimensions:

1.35 x 11.2 x 9.06 0.

Avg. Weight:

4.9 lbs.

Original Price:

$1499 US

Est. Current Price:

$1050-$1150 US

Notes:

1. Boot ROM is roughly 1 MB, other instructions are loaded into RAM.
2.
512k on-chip level 2 cache runs at processor speed (700 MHz).
3.
128 MB of onboard RAM and a 1.25" standard SO-DIMM slot (3.3. volt).
4. Combo drive reads DVD at 8X, writes CD-R(W) at 8X, reads CD at 24X.
5. The depth is listed as .04 inches less but it's effectively the same case.
6. AirPort slot occupied by optional AirPort card.
7. Unlike other PowerBooks, the iBook has no expansion slots or bays.
8. 5 hours under "normal usage" conditions.
9. 12.1" TFT XGA active-matrix color display.
0. In inches, height x width x depth (while closed).
A. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.