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700MHz or 800MHz
Dimensions & Weight
  • 15.8" (H) x 15.8" (W) x 17.1" (D)
    (40.6cm x 40.6cm x 43.3cm)
  • 50 lb. (22.7 kg)
Processor & Memory
  • 700MHz PowerPC G4 processor with Velocity Engine
  • 256K on-chip level 2 cache at full processor speed
  • 100MHz system bus
  • 128MB SDRAM; two 168-pin DIMM slots support up to 1GB using 128MB, 256MB, or 512MB DIMMs
  • Built-in 56K V.90 modem (RJ-11 connector) in systems with Combo drive
  • Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Built-in antennas and card slot for optional 11-Mbps AirPort Card; IEEE 802.11b complian
  • Integrated high-performance stereo audio system
  • Internal 16-watt digital amplifier
  • Built-in microphone for speech recognition and audio recording
  • Mini headphone jack (headphones not included)
  • Analog audio input minijack; up to 16-bit stereo and 44.1-kHz sampling rate
  • Support for external USB audio devices
  • Built-in 17-inch flat CRT (16-inch diagonal viewable image size); 0.25-mm dot pitch
  • Onscreen geometry adjustment to keep display images properly aligned throughout the computer's lifetime
  • Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter; available at the Apple Store for Education)
  • Support for video mirroring: external devices display an image identical to that shown on the built-in display
Graphics support
  • Five screen resolutions:
    • 640 by 480 pixels at 138 Hz
    • 800 by 600 pixels at 112 Hz
    • 1024 by 768 pixels at 89 Hz
    • 1152 by 864 pixels at 80 Hz
    • 1280 by 960 pixels at 72 Hz
  • NVIDIA GeForce2 MX graphics processor with AGP 2X support
  • 32MB of dedicated Double Data Rate (DDR) SDRAM video memory
Peripheral connections
  • Two FireWire 400 ports; 8 watts shared
  • Total of five USB 1.1 ports: three on computer (shared on two 12Mbps controllers); two on keyboard
  • 40GB Ultra ATA hard disk drive
  • One of the following optical drives:
    • 2x-speed (maximum) CD-ROM drive
    • Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW); reads DVDs at 8x speed, writes CD-R discs at 12x speed, writes CD-RW discs at 8x speed, reads CDs at 32x speed
Electrical & operating requirements
  • Meets ENERGY STAR and TCO 95 requirements
  • Line voltage: configured for 100V AC or 220V AC depending on country of use
  • Frequency: 47Hz to 63Hz, single phase
  • Maximum continuous power: 170W
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 116° F (-40° to 47° C)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
  • Maximum altitude: 10,000 feet
Included software
Mac OS X version 10.1, OS 9


  CD-ROM Combo drive
Processor 700-MHz PowerPC G4
Memory 128MB
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce2 MX with 32 MB of DDR RAM
Hard drive 40GB Ultra ATA
Optical drive CD-ROM Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW)
Ports Two 400-Mbps FireWire (IEEE 1394) ports; 8 watts shared; Three USB 1.1 ports on computer (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers); two USB 1.1 ports on keyboard
Networking Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector) Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector); 56K
Wireless Built-in antennas and card slot for optional 11-Mbps AirPort Card; IEEE 802.11b DSSS compliant
Audio Integrated stereo speakers