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Apple Mac PowerBook 160

The Apple Macintosh PowerBook 160 features a 25 MHz 68030 processor, 4 MB of RAM, and either a 40 MB, 80 MB, or 120 MB hard drive in a compact portable case with a 9.8" grayscale passive-matrix display. Although the built-in display of the PowerBook 160 only supports 4-bit grayscale, it supports 8-bit color on an external monitor.


Introduction Date:

October 19, 1992

Discontinued Date:

August 16, 1993

Processor Type:

68030

Processor Speed:

25 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

N/A

FPU:

N/A

System Bus Speed:

25 MHz

Lookaside Bus Speed:

N/A

ROM Size:

1 MB

Data Path:

32-bit

Level 1 Cache:

0.5k

Level 2 Cache:

N/A

RAM Type:

85 ns DRAM card 1.

VRAM Type:

Built-in

Standard RAM:

4 MB

Maximum RAM:

14 MB

Motherboard RAM:

4 MB

RAM Slots:

1 (PB 100 series)

Standard VRAM:

512k 2.

Maximum VRAM:

512k 2.

Standard Hard Drive:

40, 80, 120 MB

Int. Hard Drive Type:

SCSI

Standard CD-ROM:

N/A

Standard Disk:

1.44 MB (manual)

Standard Modem:

N/A

Standard Ethernet:

N/A

Case Type:

Portable (Med. Gray)

Form Factor:

Mac PowerBook 140

Exp. Slots:

Modem

Exp. Bays (Free):

None

Battery Type:

PB 100 Series NiCad

Battery Life:

2.5-3.0 hours

Built-in Display:

9.8" Grayscale 3.

Supported MacOS:

7.1-7.5.1, 7.5.3-7.6.1

Dimensions:

2.25 x 11.25 x 9.3 4.

Avg. Weight:

6.8 lbs.

Original Price:

$2430 US

Est. Current Price:

$50-$70 US

Notes:

1. Can also use 100 ns PSRAM cards, but performance will suffer.
2.
512k of VRAM supports an external color monitor (8-bit, 256 colors).
3.
9.8" Grayscale passive-matrix (4-bit, 16 grays) supertwist LCD.
4. In inches, height x width x depth (while closed).
5. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.