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Apple Power Mac G3 Blue

The Apple Power Macintosh G3/300 (Blue), based on the Yosemite architecture, features a 300 MHz PowerPC 750 (G3) processor, 64 MB of RAM, a 6.0 GB hard drive, an ATI 3D Rage 128 GL video card with 16 MB of VRAM, in a translucent blue and white tower case with a fold down door on the side that makes upgrading very easy. Custom configurations were also available.


Introduction Date:

January 5, 1999

Discontinued Date:

June 1, 1999

Processor Type:

PowerPC 750 (G3)

Processor Speed:

300 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

ZIF socket

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 750 (G3)

System Bus Speed:

100 MHz

Backside Bus Speed:

150 MHz

ROM Size:

1 MB 1.

Data Path:

64-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

512k (backside)

RAM Type:

8ns PC100 SDRAM 2.

VRAM Type:

Video Card

Standard RAM:

64 MB *

Maximum RAM:

1024 MB (1.0 GB)

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

4 2.

Standard VRAM:

16 MB

Maximum VRAM:

16 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

6.0 GB *

Int. Hard Drive Type:

Ultra ATA 3, *.

Standard CD-ROM:

24X (ATAPI) 4, *.

Standard Disk:

None 5.

Standard Modem:

56k (optional) *

Standard Ethernet:

10/100Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Power Mac G3 (Blue)

Exp. Slots:

4 PCI, Comm 6.

Exp. Bays (Free):

3 (3.5") 7.

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

8.5.1-8.6, 9.0-9.1, X

Dimensions:

17.0 x 8.9 x 18.4 8.

Avg. Weight:

30.0 lbs.

Original Price:

$1600 US

Est. Current Price:

$450-$600 US

Notes:

*. Custom configurations were available, standard configuration listed.
1. Boot ROM is around 1 MB, other instructions loaded in RAM (NewWorld).
2.
Noninterleaved, 168-pin, 64-bit-wide 8ns PC100 SDRAM (3.3v).
3. Ultra2 SCSI drives (7200 and 10,000 RPM) also available.
4. 5X DVD drive option was available (operates CD-ROMs at 32X).
5. Zip drive option was available.
6. Graphics card occupies one, modem, DVD, SCSI-2 cards available.
7. 1 3.5" bay is external (w/o Zip), 2 3.5" bays are internal (w/ one HD).
8. In inches, height x width x depth.
9. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.