800MHz, 933MHz or 1.0GHz  | 6hrs Battery
Dimensions & Weight
12.1" Model
  • 1.35" (H) x 11.2" (W) x 9.06" (D)
    (3.42cm x 28.5cm x 23.0cm)
  • 4.9 lb. (2.2 kg)
14.1" Model
  • 1.35" (H) x 12.7" (W) x 10.2" (D)
    (3.42cm x 32.3cm x 25.9cm)
  • 5.9 lb. (2.7 kg)
Processor & Memory
  • 800MHz, 933MHz or 1GHz PowerPC G4 processor with Velocity Engine and 256K on-chip level 2 cache running at full processor speed
  • 133 MHZ system bus
  • 256MB of PC2100 (266MHz) DDR SDRAM (128MB built-in and 128MB in SO-DIMM slot) with support for up to 640MB
  • Built-in 56K V.92 modem (RJ-11 connector)
  • Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Built-in antennas and expansion slot for optional 54Mbps AirPort Extreme Card; (based on 802.11g standard; Wi-Fi Certified for 802.11g and 802.11b interoperability)
  • 16-bit CD-quality stereo headphone jack
  • Built-in stereo speakers
  • Built-in microphone
  • Support for external USB audio devices such as microphones and speakers
  • Choice of built-in 12.1-inch or 14.1-inch (diagonal) TFT XGA active-matrix display
  • Support for millions of colors at 1024 x 768 pixel resolution
  • Support for resolution scaling to 800 x 600 pixel and 640 x 480 pixel resolution with millions of colors
Graphics and video support
  • ATI Mobility Radeon 9200 graphics processor with 32MB of dedicated video memory and AGP 4X support
  • VGA video output for video mirroring on an external display or projector (24-bit color) with included Apple VGA Display Adapter.
  • S-video and composite video output to TV or projector (requires Apple Video Adapter, sold separately)
Keyboard and trackpad
  • 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 numeric keypad
  • Solid-state trackpad provides precise cursor control; supports tap, double-tap, drag and scrolling capabilities
Connections and expansion
  • Two 480 Mbps USB 2.0 ports
  • One FireWire 400 port at up to 400 Mbps
Included software
Mac OS X v10.3 Panther
  • 30GB, 40GB or 60GB Ultra ATA hard disk drive
  • Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW); writes CD-R discs at up to 24x speed, writes CD-RW discs at up to 10x speed, reads DVD-ROM discs at up to 8x speed, reads CD-ROM discs at up to 24x speed
  • Support for external FireWire and USB storage devices
Battery and power
  • iBook G4 with 12.1-inch display: 50-watt-hour lithium-ion battery provides up to 6 hours of battery life on a single charge
  • iBook G4 with 14.1-inch display: 61-watt-hour lithium-ion battery provides up to 6 hours of battery life on a single charge
  • Integrated charge indicator LEDs on battery
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
    (-24° to 60° C)
  • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% noncondensing
  • Maximum altitude: 10,000 feet
  • Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet


  12-inch Combo Drive 14-inch Combo Drive 14-inch Combo Drive
Processor 800MHz PowerPC G4 933MHz PowerPC G4 1GHz PowerPC G4
L2 cache 256K
System bus 133MHz
Memory (DDR SDRAM) 256MB, expandable to 640MB
Hard drive 30GB Ultra ATA 40GB Ultra ATA 60GB Ultra ATA
Slot-loading optical drive Slot-loading Combo (DVD-ROM/CD-RW)
Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon 9200 with 32MB of DDR SDRAM; Video mirroring supports VGA video out to an external display or projector (requires included Apple VGA Video Adapter) and S-video and composite video out to a TV or VCR (requires optional Apple Video Adapter, sold separately).
Ports One FireWire 400 port at up to 400 Mbps, Two USB 2.0 ports at up to 480 Mbps each
Networking Built-in 10/100BASE-T Ethernet; Built-in 56K V.92 modem
Wireless AirPort Extreme built-in; optional internal Bluetooth module available
Hardware accessories Apple VGA Display Adapter, modem cable, power adapter, AC wall plug, power cord, lithium-ion battery