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Apple iMac

The Apple iMac "500" (Flower Power/Blue Dalmation) features a 500 MHz PowerPC 750cx (G3) processor with a 256k on-chip level 2 cache, 64 MB of RAM, a 20.0 GB Ultra ATA hard drive, a slot-loading 8X/4X/24X CD-RW drive, ATI Rage 128 Ultra (2x AGP) graphics acceleration with 16 MB of SDRAM, and an integrated Harmon Kardon Odyssey sound system in a sleek, translucent "indigo", "Flower Power", or "Blue Dalmation" (pictured) all-in-one case with a 15" color screen. Like the previous "Indigo" iMac series, the iMac "500" (FP/BD) is convection-cooled and ships with the Apple "Pro" keyboard and optical mouse. Please note that the case of the iMac "500" (FP/BD) simply says "iMac" and the additional information is provided to distinguish this model from earlier ones.


Introduction Date:

February 22, 2001

Discontinued Date:

July 18, 2001

Processor Type:

PowerPC 750cx (G3)

Processor Speed:

500 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

N/A

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 750cx (G3)

System Bus Speed:

100 MHz

Backside Bus Speed:

N/A

ROM Size:

1 MB 1.

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

256k (on-chip) 2.

RAM Type:

8ns PC100 SDRAM 3.

VRAM Type:

Video Card (2x AGP)

Standard RAM:

64 MB

Maximum RAM:

1 GB 4.

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

2 3.

Standard VRAM:

16 MB

Maximum VRAM:

16 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

20.0 GB

Int. Hard Drive Type:

Ultra ATA

Standard CD-RW:

8X/4X/24X 5.

Standard Disk:

None

Standard Modem:

56.6k (internal)

Standard Ethernet:

10/100Base-T

Case Type:

All-in-One 6.

Form Factor:

iMac "350" 6.

Exp. Slots:

AirPort

Exp. Bays (Free):

None

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

15" Color 7.

Supported MacOS:

9.1, X

Dimensions:

15.0 x 15.0 x 17.1 8.

Avg. Weight:

34.7 lbs.

Original Price:

$1199 US

Est. Current Price:

$700-$800 US

Notes:

1. Boot ROM is roughly 1 MB, other instructions are loaded into RAM.
2. 256k on-chip level 2 cache runs at processor speed (500 MHz).
3.
Noninterleaved, 168-pin, 64-bit-wide 8ns PC100 SDRAM (3.3v).
4. Maximum may be higher when higher-density DIMMs are produced.
5. CD-RW drive writes CD-R at 8X, writes CD-RW at 4X, reads at 24X.
6.
Available in Indigo, "Flower Power", and "Blue Dalmation".
7. Very crisp and clear display (13.8" viewable, .28 dp, 95 Hz-800 x 600).
8. In inches, height x width x depth.
9. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.