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667MHz or 800MHz  | 5 hrs Battery
Dimensions & Weight
  • 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)
Processor & Memory
  • 667- or 800MHz PowerPC G4 processor with Velocity Engine
  • 1MB of DDR SDRAM level 3 cache (static RAM)
  • 133MHz system bus
  • 256MB or 512MB of PC133 SDRAM; two SO-DIMM slots support up to 1GB
  • Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Built-in 56K V.90 modem (RJ-11 connector)
  • Built-in 11-Mbps AirPort Card (IEEE 802.11 DSSS compliant) in 800MHz configuration; 667MHz configuration is AirPort ready
  • One 400-Mbps FireWire (IEEE 1394) port
  • Two 12-Mbps USB ports
  • One PC Card/CardBus slot - Support for one Type I or Type II PC Card or CardBus card
  • Audio line in (minijack)
  • Audio line out (minijack)
  • Two built-in stereo speakers
  • Internal omnidirectional microphone
  • 15.2-inch (diagonal) built-in TFT widescreen active-matrix display
  • Supports millions of colors at 1280-by-854-pixel resolution
  • Supports 3:2 aspect ratio resolutions of 1280 by 854, 1152 by 768, 896 by 600, 720 by 480, and 640 by 480 pixels
  • Supports 4:3 aspect ratio resolutions of 1024 by 768, 800 by 600, and 640 by 480 pixels
Graphics and video support
  • Built-in 2D/3D graphics acceleration through an integrated ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 graphics processor with AGP 4X support and 32MB or DDR SDRAM video memory
    • 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
  • DVI output port
  • VGA output support with included Apple DVI to VGA Adapter
  • S-video output port
  • Composite output support with included S-video to composite adapter
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 keypad
  • Solid-state trackpad provides precise cursor control; supports tap, double-tap, and drag capabilities
  • Kensington cable lock slot
  • Keyboard lock
  • 30GB or 40GB 4200-rpm Ultra ATA/66 hard disk drive (60GB 5400-rpm drive available in build-to-order computers)
  • Optical drive
  • Slot-loading DVD-ROM/CD-RW Combo drive (reads DVDs at 8x and CDs at 24x; writes CD-R and CD-RW discs at 8x)
Battery and power
  • 55.3-watt-hour lithium-ion battery with integrated charge indicator LEDs provides up to 5 hours of battery life
  • Power adapter with cable management system
  • Power adapter port
Electrical & operating requirements
  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 116° F
    (-40° to 47° C)
  • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet
  • Maximum storage altitude: 15,000 feet
  • Maximum shipping altitude: 35,000 feet
Included software
Mac OS X v10.1, Mac OS 9.2


  15-inch PowerBook G4 15-inch PowerBook G4
Processor 667MHz PowerPC G4 800MHz PowerPC G4
Level 3 cache (DDR SDRAM) 1MB with 2.5-GBps throughput 1MB with 3.2-GBps throughput
Memory 256MB 512MB
Hard drive 30GB Ultra ATA 40GB Ultra ATA
Optical drive Slot-loading DVD-ROM/CD-RW
Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 with 32MB of DDR SDRAM
Networking Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T (Gigabit) Ethernet; Built-in 56K V.92 modem
Wireless AirPort Ready Built-in AirPort Card
Hardware accessories All models also include a built-in keyboard and trackpad; modem cable; power adapter; S-video to composite adapter; DVI to VGA adapter.