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Apple Power Mac 8500

The Apple Power Macintosh 8500/120, based on the Nitro architecture, features a 120 MHz PowerPC 604 processor, 16 MB of RAM, either a 1.0 GB or a 2.0 GB hard drive, and built-in S-video ports for video input and RCA ports for video and sound input in an expandable tower case. Single-stream video output is supported by this model, but dual-stream output is not.


Introduction Date:

August 7, 1995

Discontinued Date:

April 1, 1996

Processor Type:

PowerPC 604

Processor Speed:

120 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

Daughtercard

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 604

System Bus Speed:

40 MHz

Lookaside Bus Speed:

40 MHz

ROM Size:

4 MB

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

32k

Level 2 Cache:

256k

RAM Type:

70 ns 168-pin DIMM

VRAM Type:

1 MB VRAM DIMM

Standard RAM:

16 MB

Maximum RAM:

1024 MB

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

8 1.

Standard VRAM:

2 MB 2.

Maximum VRAM:

4 MB 2.

Standard Hard Drive:

1.0 GB, 2.0 GB

Int. Hard Drive Type:

SCSI

Standard CD-ROM:

4X

Standard Disk:

1.44 MB (manual)

Standard Modem:

N/A

Standard Ethernet:

AAUI, 10Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Mac Quadra 800

Exp. Slots:

3 PCI

Exp. Bays (Free):

2 (5.25")

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

7.5.2-7.6.1, 8.0-9.0

Dimensions:

14.0 x 7.7 x 15.75 3.

Avg. Weight:

25.3 lbs.

Original Price:

$4000, $4500 US

Est. Current Price:

$250-$300 US

Notes:

1. RAM can be interleaved to improve performance.
2.
Four 1 MB VRAM slots allow the VRAM to be expanded to 4 MB.
3. In inches, height x width x depth.
4. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.