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The Apple Power Macintosh G4/350, based on the Yikes! architecture (Sawtooth after December 2, 1999), features a 350 MHz PowerPC 7400 (G4) processor with the AltiVec "Velocity Engine" vector processing unit and 1 MB of backside cache, 64 MB of RAM, a 10.0 GB Ultra ATA/33 hard drive (Ultra ATA/66 after December 2, 1999), and an ATI Rage 128 (Rage 128 Pro after December 2, 1999) video card with 16 MB of SDRAM, in a translucent graphite and white tower case with a fold down door on the side that makes upgrading very easy. Wireless "AirPort" technology and custom configurations were also available.


Introduction Date:

October 13, 1999

Discontinued Date:

February 16, 2000

Processor Type:

PowerPC 7400 (G4) 1.

Processor Speed:

350 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

G4 Daughtercard

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 7400 (G4) 1.

System Bus Speed:

100 MHz

Backside Bus Speed:

175 MHz

ROM Size:

1 MB 2.

Data Path:

128-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

1 MB (backside)

RAM Type:

8ns PC100 SDRAM 3.

VRAM Type:

Video Card

Standard RAM:

64 MB *

Maximum RAM:

1536 MB (1.5 GB) 4.

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

4 5.

Standard VRAM:

16 MB

Maximum VRAM:

16 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

10.0 GB *

Int. Hard Drive Type:

Ultra ATA/33 6, *.

Standard CD-ROM:

24X 7, *.

Standard Disk:

None 8.

Standard Modem:

56k

Standard Ethernet:

10/100Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Power Mac G3 (Blue)

Exp. Slots:

3 PCI, Cm, 2X AGP 9, A

Exp. Bays (Free):

3 (3.5") B.

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

8.6, 9.0, 9.1, X

Dimensions:

17.0 x 8.9 x 18.4 C.

Avg. Weight:

30.0 lbs.

Original Price:

$1600 US

Est. Current Price:

$750-$900 US

Notes:

*. Custom configurations were available, standard configuration listed.
1. The PPC G4 includes the AltiVec "Velocity Engine" vector processor.
2. Boot ROM is around 1 MB, other instructions loaded in RAM (NewWorld).
3.
Noninterleaved, 168-pin, 64-bit-wide 8ns PC100 SDRAM (3.3v).
4. This model accommodates 2.0 GB of RAM, but the MacOS can use 1.5.
5. There is no speed advantage for installing RAM in pairs.
6. Ultra ATA/66 after Dec. 2, 1999, Ultra2 SCSI drives were available.
7. DVD-ROM option available, standard after December 2, 1999.
8. A Zip drive option is available.
9. Graphics card occupies one slot, DVD, external SCSI-2 cards optional.
A. Models based on the Sawtooth board have an AGP slot and AirPort slot.
B. Two 3.5" bays are internal (with 1 HD), one is external (w/o Zip).
C. In inches, height x width x depth.
D. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.