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Apple Power Macintosh G4 Quicksilver

The Apple Power Macintosh G4/800 QS, which shares the same revised "Quicksilver" case design as the previous series, features a 800 MHz PowerPC 7445 (G4) processor with the AltiVec "Velocity Engine" vector processing unit and a 256k level 2 on-chip cache, 256 MB of PC133 SDRAM, a 40.0 GB (7200 RPM) Ultra ATA/66 hard drive, a CD-RW drive, an ATI Radeon 7500 (AGP 4X) video card with 32 MB of DDR SDRAM, and a digital audio sound system with a highly-efficient Tripath "Class T" amplifier in a translucent silver and white tower case with a fold down door on the side that makes upgrading very easy. This model shipped with the Apple "Pro" keyboard and optical mouse. Custom configurations were also available.


Introduction Date:

January 28, 2002

Discontinued Date:

August 13, 2002

Processor Type:

PowerPC 7445 (G4) 1.

Processor Speed:

800 MHz

Processor Upgrade:

G4 Daughtercard

FPU (Integrated):

PowerPC 7445 (G4) 1.

System Bus Speed:

133 MHz (6:1)

Backside Bus Speed:

N/A

ROM Size:

1 MB 2.

Data Path:

128-bit

Level 1 Cache:

64k

Level 2 Cache:

256k (on-chip) 3.

RAM Type:

8ns PC133 SDRAM 4.

VRAM Type:

Video Card 5.

Standard RAM:

256 MB *

Maximum RAM:

1536 MB (1.5 GB)

Motherboard RAM:

None

RAM Slots:

3

Standard VRAM:

32 MB

Maximum VRAM:

32 MB

Standard Hard Drive:

40.0 GB (7200 RPM) *

Int. Hard Drive Type:

Ultra ATA/66 6, *.

Standard CD-RW:

24X/10X/32X 7, *

Standard Disk:

None 8.

Standard Modem:

56k v.90

Standard Ethernet:

10/100/1000Base-T

Case Type:

Tower

Form Factor:

Power Mac G3 (Blue)

Exp. Slots:

4 PCI, Comm, AirPort 9.

Exp. Bays (Free):

3 (3.5") A.

Battery Type:

3.6V Lithium

Battery Life:

N/A

Built-in Display:

N/A

Supported MacOS:

9.2, X

Dimensions:

17.0 x 8.9 x 18.4 B.

Avg. Weight:

30.0 lbs.

Original Price:

$1599 US

Est. Current Price:

$1200-$1400 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.
256k on-chip level 2 cache runs at processor speed (800 MHz).
4.
168-pin, 64-bit-wide 128-Mbit or 256-Mbit 8ns PC133 SDRAM (3.3v).
5. A 32 MB ATI Radeon 7500 Graphics card occupies an 4X AGP slot.
6. Ultra160 SCSI drives are also available.
7. Burn CD-R at 24X, burn CD-RW at 10X, read CD at 32X.
8. An optional internal Zip 250 drive is available.
9. Four full-length 64-bit, 33 MHz PCI slots.
A. 1 3.5" bay is external (w/o Zip) 2 3.5" free bays are internal (w/ 1 HD).
B. In inches, height x width x depth.
C. Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.