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867MHz or 1.0GHz  | 5 (12", 15") or 4.5 (17") hrs Battery
Dimensions & Weight
12.1" Model
  • 1.18" (H) x 10.9" (W) x 8.6" (D)
    (2.9cm x 27.7cm x 21.8cm)
  • 4.6 lb. (2.2 kg)
15" Model
  • 1.0" (H) x 13.4" (W) x 9.5" (D)
    (2.6cm x 34.1cm x 24.1cm)
  • 5.4 lb. (2.45 kg)
17" Model
  • 1.0" (H) x 15.4" (W) x 10.2" (D)
    (2.6cm x 39.2cm x 25.9cm)
  • 6.9 lb. (3.1 kg)
Processor & Memory
12-inch models
  • 867MHz PowerPC G4, 256K DDR SRAM Level 2 cache
  • 256MB of PC2100 (266MHz) DDR SDRAM (128MB built in and 128MB in SO-DIMM slot); supports up to 640MB
15-inch models
  • 867MHz or 1GHz PowerPC G4, 256K DDR SRAM Level 2 cache, 1MB DDR SRAM Level 3 cache
  • 256MB or 512MB of PC133 SDRAM; two SO-DIMM slots support up to 1GB
17-inch model
  • 1GHz PowerPC G4, 256K DDR SRAM Level 2 cache, 1MB DDR SRAM Level 3 cache
  • 512MB of PC2700 (333MHz) DDR SDRAM; two SO-DIMM slots support up to 1GB
Communications
  • Built-in antennas and expansion slot for optional 54-Mbps AirPort Extreme (based on 802.11g draft specification; IEEE 802.11b compatible) (12-inch model)
  • Built-in 11-Mbps AirPort Card (IEEE 802.11b Wi-Fi certified) in 1GHz configuration; 867MHz configuration has built-in antennas and expansion slot for optional 11-Mbps AirPort Card (IEEE 802.11b Wi-Fi certified) (15-inch models)
  • Built-in 54-Mbps AirPort Extreme wireless networking (based on 802.11g draft specification; IEEE 802.11b Wi-Fi compatible) (17-inch model)
  • Built-in Bluetooth 1.1 (12-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Optional Bluetooth 1.1 adapter (15-inch models)
  • Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector) (12-inch models)
  • Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector) (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Built-in 56K V.92 modem (RJ-11 connector)
Keyboard and trackpad
  • Built-in full-size keyboard with 78 (U.S.) or 79 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys, 4 arrow keys (inverted "T" arrangement), and embedded keypad (12-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Built-in full-size keyboard with 77 (U.S.) or 78 (ISO) keys, including 12 function keys, 4 arrow keys (inverted "T" arrangement), and embedded keypad (15-inch models)
  • Solid-state trackpad supports tap, double-tap, drag and scrolling
  • Measures ambient light and works with integrated software to adjust keyboard illumination and screen brightness based on user preferences (17-inch model)
  • Kensington cable lock slot
  • Keyboard lock (15-inch models)
Display
12.1" Model
  • Support for millions of colors at 1024 by 768 pixel resolution
  • Support for resolution scaling to 800 x 600 pixel and 640 x 480 pixel resolution with millions of colors
15" Model
  • Support for millions of colors at 1280 x 854 pixel resolution
  • Support for resolutions of 1280 x 854 (native), 1152 x 768, 896 x 600, 720 x 480, and 640 x 480 pixels at 3:2 aspect ratio; 1024 x 768, 800 x 600 and 640 x 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio
17" Model
  • Support for millions of colors at 1440 x 900 pixel resolution
  • Supported resolutions: 1440 x 900 (native), 1152 x 720, 1024 x 768, 1024 x 640 and 800 x 600 pixels at 16:10 aspect ratio; 1024 x 768, 800 x 600 and 640 x 480 pixels at 4:3 aspect ratio
Graphics and video support
  • NVIDIA GeForce4 420 Go graphics processor with AGP 4X support and 32MB of DDR SDRAM video memory (12-inch model)
    • Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports up to 1024 by 768 pixels on the built-in display and up to 1600 by 1200 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors
  • Built-in 2D/3D graphics acceleration through an integrated ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 graphics processor with AGP 4X support and 32MB or 64MB of DDR SDRAM video memory (15-inch models)
    • Support for dual display and video mirroring: Millions of colors on the built-in display and on an external display at up to 2048 by 1536 pixels
    • Support for a single external display: Millions of colors on an external display at up to 2048 by 1536 pixels
  • NVIDIA GeForce4 440 Go graphics processor with AGP 4X support and 64MB of DDR SDRAM video memory (17-inch models)
    • Dual display and video mirroring: Simultaneously supports up to 1440 by 900 pixels on the built-in display and up to 2048 by 1536 pixels on an external display, both at millions of colors
  • ADC output using optional Apple DVI to ADC Adapter (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • DVI output port (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • VGA output using included Apple VGA Display Adapter (12-inch model)
  • VGA output using included Apple DVI to VGA Adapter (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • S-video output using included Apple Video Adapter (12-inch model)
  • S-video output port (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Composite video output using included Apple Video Adapter (12-inch model)
  • Composite video output using included S-video to composite adapter (15-inch and 17-inch models)
Audio
  • Audio line in (minijack)
  • Headphone out (minijack)
  • Built-in stereo speakers with midrange-enhancing third speaker (12-inch model)
  • Two built-in stereo speakers (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Internal omnidirectional microphone
Storage
  • 40GB or 60GB 4200-rpm Ultra ATA/100 hard drive with up to 298Mbps raw data rate. (12-inch model)
  • 40GB or 60GB 4200-rpm Ultra ATA/66 hard drive with up to 298Mbps raw data rate. (15-inch models)
  • 60GB 4200-rpm Ultra ATA/100 hard drive with up to 298Mbps raw data rate. (17-inch model)
  • One of the following slot-loading optical drives
    • Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW); reads DVDs at 8x speed; writes CD-R discs at 24x speed; writes CD-RW discs at 10x speed; reads CDs at 24x speed (12-inch model)
    • Optional SuperDrive (DVD-R/CD-RW); writes DVD-R discs at 1x speed; reads DVDs at 8x speed; writes CD-R discs at 8x speed; writes CD-RW discs at 4x speed; reads CDs at 24x speed (12-inch model)
    • Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW); reads DVDs at 8x speed; writes CD-R and CD-RW discs at 8x speed; reads CDs at 24x speed (15-inch models)
    • SuperDrive (DVD-R/CD-RW); writes DVD-R discs at 1x speed; reads DVDs at 8x speed; writes CD-R discs at 8x speed; writes CD-RW discs at 4x speed; reads CDs at 24x speed (15-inch and 17-inch models)
Battery and power
  • 47-watt-hour lithium-ion battery (with integrated charge indicator LEDs) providing up to 5 hours of battery life (12-inch model)
  • 61-watt-hour lithium-ion battery (with integrated charge indicator LEDs) providing up to 5 hours of battery life (15-inch models)
  • 55-watt-hour lithium-ion prismatic battery (with integrated charge indicator LEDs) providing up to 4.5 hours of battery life (17-inch model)
  • Power adapter with cable management system
  • Power adapter port
Expansion
  • One FireWire 400 (IEEE 1394a) port at up to 400 Mbps
  • One FireWire 800 (IEEE 1394b) port at up to 800 Mbps (17-inch model)
  • Two 12-Mbps USB 1.1 ports
  • One PC Card/CardBus slot supporting one Type I or Type II card (15-inch and 17-inch models)
Electrical & operating requirements
  • Meets ENERGY STAR requirements
  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -13° to 140° F (-25° to 60° C) (12-inch model)
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 116° F (-40° to 47° C) (15-inch and 17-inch models)
  • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% noncondensing
  • Maximum altitude: 10,000 feet
  • Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
  • Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 ft
Included software
Mac OS X v10.2 Panther

Configurations

  12-inch Combo drive 15-inch Combo drive 15-inch SuperDrive 17-inch SuperDrive
Processor 867MHz PowerPC G4 1GHz PowerPC G4
Cache 256K DDR SRAM Level 2 cache 256K DDR SRAM Level 2 cache, 1MB DDR SRAM Level 3 cache
Memory 256MB PC2100 DDR SDRAM 256MB PC133 SDRAM 512MB PC133 SDRAM 512MB PC2700 DDR SDRAM
Hard drive 40GB Ultra ATA/100 40GB Ultra ATA/66 60GB Ultra ATA/66 60GB Ultra ATA/100
Slot-loading optical drive Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW) Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW) SuperDrive drive (DVD-R/CD-RW) SuperDrive drive (DVD-R/CD-RW)
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce4 420 Go with 32MB of DDR SDRAM ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 with 32MB of DDR SDRAM ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 with 64MB of DDR SDRAM NVIDIA GeForce4 440 Go with 64MB of DDR SDRAM
Networking Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet; Built-in 56K V.92 modem Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T (Gigabit) Ethernet; Built-in 56K V.92 modem
Keyboard Full size Full size, illuminated with ambient light sensor
Wireless Built-in Bluetooth 1.1; AirPort Extreme ready Optional Bluetooth 1.1 adapter; AirPort ready Optional Bluetooth 1.1 adapter; built-in AirPort Card Built-in Bluetooth 1.1; built-in AirPort Extreme card
Video accessories Apple Video Adapter and Apple VGA Display Adapter Apple DVI to VGA Adapter and S-Video to Composite Adapter
Hardware accessories Modem cable, power adapter, AC wall plug, power cord. Product contains electronic documentation. Backup software provided on DVD.
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