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The Apple Macintosh Server G4/450, based on the Sawtooth architecture, features a 450 MHz PowerPC 7400 (G4) processor with the AltiVec "Velocity Engine" vector processing unit and 1 MB of backside cache, 256 or 512 MB of RAM, a 18.0 or 36.0 GB Ultra2 SCSI hard drive, an ATI Rage 128 video card (Rage 128 Pro after December 2, 1999) with 16 MB of SDRAM, and a pre-installed copy of AppleShare IP 6.2 in a translucent graphite and white tower case with a fold down door on the side that makes upgrading very easy. Custom configurations also were available.


Introduction Date:

August 31, 1999

Discontinued Date:

February 16, 2000

Processor Type:

PowerPC 7400 (G4) 1.

Processor Speed:

450 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

G4 Daughtercard

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 7400 (G4) 1.

System Bus Speed:

100 MHz

Backside Bus Speed:

225 MHz

ROM Size:

1 MB 2.

Data Path:

128-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

1 MB (backside)

RAM Type:

8ns PC100 SDRAM 3.

VRAM Type:

Video Card

Standard RAM:

256, 512 MB *

Maximum RAM:

1536 MB (1.5 GB) 4.

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

4 5.

Standard VRAM:

16 MB

Maximum VRAM:

16 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

18.0, 36.0 GB *

Int. Hard Drive Type:

Ultra2 SCSI 6, *.

Standard DVD:

5X (ATAPI) 7, *.

Standard Disk:

None 8.

Standard Modem:

None

Standard Ethernet:

10/100Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Power Mac G3 (Blue)

Exp. Slots:

3 PCI, Comm, AirPort 9.

Exp. Bays (Free):

3 (3.5") A.

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

8.6, 9.0, 9.1, X

Dimensions:

17.0 x 8.9 x 18.4 B.

Avg. Weight:

30.0 lbs.

Original Price:

$4000 US

Est. Current Price:

$1000-$1250 US

Notes:

*. Custom configurations were available, standard configuration listed.
1. The PPC G4 includes the AltiVec "Velocity Engine" vector processor.
2. Boot ROM is around 1 MB, other instructions loaded in RAM (NewWorld).
3.
Noninterleaved, 168-pin, 64-bit-wide 8ns PC100 SDRAM (3.3v).
4. This model accommodates 2.0 GB of RAM, but the MacOS can use 1.5.
5. There is no speed advantage for installing RAM in pairs.
6. Ultra ATA drives are also available.
7. 5X DVD standard (operates CD-ROMs at 32X).
8. Zip drive option available.
9. Graphics card occupies AGP slot, DVD, external SCSI-2 cards optional.
A. 1 3.5" bay is external (w/o Zip) 2 3.5" bays are internal (w/ 1 HD).
B. In inches, height x width x depth.
C. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.