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Apple Power Mac 8600

The Apple Power Macintosh 8600/300, based on the Kansas architecture, features a 300 MHz PowerPC 604e processor, 32 MB of RAM, a 4.0 GB hard drive, an internal Zip drive, graphics acceleration, and built-in 24-bit composite and S-video for near-broadcast-quality video input and output in a well-designed, easy-to-upgrade tower case.


Introduction Date:

August 5, 1997

Discontinued Date:

February 17, 1998

Processor Type:

PowerPC 604e

Processor Speed:

300 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

Daughtercard

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 604e

System Bus Speed:

50 MHz

Inline Bus Speed:

100 MHz

ROM Size:

4 MB

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

1 MB (Inline)

RAM Type:

70 ns 168-pin DIMM

VRAM Type:

1 MB VRAM DIMM

Standard RAM:

32 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:

4.0 GB

Int. Hard Drive Type:

SCSI

Standard CD-ROM:

24X

Standard Disk:

1.44 MB (manual)

Standard Modem:

N/A

Standard Ethernet:

AAUI, 10Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Power Mac 9600

Exp. Slots:

3 PCI

Exp. Bays (Free):

1 (5.25") 3.

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

7.6.1, 8.0-9.0

Dimensions:

17.3 x 9.7 x 17.3 4.

Avg. Weight:

35 lbs.

Original Price:

$3200 US 5.

Est. Current Price:

$300-$450 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. Remaining 5.25" bay is external (two without Zip drive).
4. In inches, height x width x depth.
5. Due to a shortage, there was a Zip-less configuration for $100 less.
6. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.