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Apple PowerBook G3

The Apple Macintosh PowerBook G3 (1st Gen.) features a 250 MHz PowerPC 750 (G3) processor, 32 MB of RAM, and a 5.0 GB hard drive in a black portable case with a 12.1" color active-matrix display. This model also has hot-swappable bays, a four-speaker system, and zoomed video support. The PowerBook G3 (1st Gen.) broke new ground in what was expected from a portable system, performing even better than many desktop systems.


Introduction Date:

November 10, 1997

Discontinued Date:

March 14, 1998

Processor Type:

PowerPC 750 (G3)

Processor Speed:

250 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

N/A

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 750 (G3)

System Bus Speed:

50 MHz

Backside Bus Speed:

100 MHz

ROM Size:

4 MB

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

512k (backside)

RAM Type:

60 ns EDO DIMM

VRAM Type:

Built-in

Standard RAM:

32 MB *

Maximum RAM:

160 MB

Motherboard RAM:

32 MB

RAM Slots:

1 1.

Standard VRAM:

2 MB

Maximum VRAM:

2 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

5.0 GB *

Int. Hard Drive Type:

ATA

Standard CD-ROM:

20X *

Standard Disk:

1.44 MB (manual)

Standard Modem:

33.6k (internal) *

Standard Ethernet:

10Base-T

Case Type:

Portable (Black)

Form Factor:

PowerBook 3400

Exp. Slots:

2 Type II PC Card 2.

Exp. Bays (Free):

N/A

Battery Type:

47 W/Hr LiIon

Battery Life:

2 - 4 hours

Built-in Display:

12.1" Color 3.

Supported MacOS:

8.0, 8.1-8.6, 9.0, 9.1

Dimensions:

2.4 x 11.5 x 9.5 4.

Avg. Weight:

7.5 lbs.

Original Price:

$5700 US

Est. Current Price:

$550-$700 US

Notes:

*. Custom configurations were available, standard configuration listed.
1.
RAM cannot be interleaved to improve performace.
2. 2 Type II PC Card (1 Type III).
3. 12.1" color active-matrix display.
4. In inches, height x width x depth (while closed).
5. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.