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Apple iMac Specifications Page - The February 2003 iMacs Compared To Older Models

The Tables below show the major specifications and features for Apple iMacs. Different configurations for the iMacs are based on Apple's Online Store. Vendors' configurations may vary.

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February 2003 iMacs
iMac
Model/Mhz

iMac G4/800/800/256K

"Combination Drive"

M9105LL/A

iMac G4/1GHz/1GHz/256K

"Super Drive"

M8935LL/A

iMac G4/1GHz/1GHz/256K

"Super Drive"

Z06X

Price Information

MSRP: $1,299

Small Dog
DealZone

MSRP: $1,799

Small Dog
DealZone

MSRP: $2,348

"Custom Built"
Apple Store only

Bus Speed
(Mhz)

100 MHz 133 MHz 133 MHz

RAM
(MAX)

256 MB SDRAM
1GB Max
256MB PC2100 (266MHz) DDR SDRAM
1GB Max
1GB PC2100 (266MHz) DDR SDRAM
1GB Max

Graphics Support

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX
32 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP
NVIDIA GeForce4 MX
64 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP
NVIDIA GeForce4 MX
64 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP

Hard Drive

60GB Ultra ATA/66
7200 rpm
80GB Ultra ATA/100
7200 rpm
80GB Ultra ATA

Optical Drive

Tray loading Combination Drive

Reads DVDs at 8x
Writes CD-R at 32x
Writes CD-RW at 10x
Reads CDs at 32x

Tray loading SuperDrive
(DVD-R/CD-RW)

Writes DVD-R at 4x
Reads DVDs at 8x
Writes CD-R at 16x
Writes CD-RW at 8x
Reads CDs at 32x

Tray loading SuperDrive
(DVD-R/CD-RW)

Writes DVD-R at 4x
Reads DVDs at 8x
Writes CD-R at 16x
Writes CD-RW at 8x
Reads CDs at 32x

Communication

10/100BASE-T
56k V.92
AirPort Extreme
(102.11g) ready
Optional external Bluetooth adapter

10/100BASE-T
56k V.92
AirPort Extreme
(102.11g) ready
Optional internal Bluetooth adapter

10/100BASE-T
56k V.92
AirPort Extreme
(102.11g) built in
Internal Bluetooth adapter included

Connectivity

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire 400 Ports

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire 400 Ports

Audio line in

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)
S-video & composite video out (requires adapter, sold separately)

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire 400 Ports

Audio line in

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)
S-video & composite video out (requires adapter, sold separately)

 Screen

15" LCD display
1024 x 768
17" LCD display
1440X900
17" LCD display
1440X900

January & July 2002 iMacs
iMac
Model/Mhz

iMac G4/700/700/256K

CD-RW Drive

(January 2002)

iMac G4/700/700/256K

"Combination Drive"

(January 2002)

iMac G4/800/800/256K

"Super Drive"

(January 2002)

iMac G4/800/800/256K

"Super Drive"

(July, 2002)

Price Information

MSRP: $1,299

Small Dog
DealZone

MSRP: $1,499

Small Dog
DealZone

MSRP: $1,799

Small Dog
DealZone

MSRP: $1,999

Small Dog
DealZone

Bus Speed
(Mhz)

100 MHz 100 MHz 100 MHz 100 MHz

RAM
(MAX)

128MB
1GB Max
256MB
1GB Max
256MB
1GB Max
256 MB
1 GB max

Graphics Support

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX
32 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP
NVIDIA GeForce2 MX
32 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP
NVIDIA GeForce2 MX
32 MB of DDR RAM
2x AGP
NVIDIA GeForce4 MX
32 MB of DDR SDRAM
2x AGP

Expansion
Slots

AirPort AirPort AirPort AirPort

Hard Drive

40GB Ultra ATA 40GB Ultra ATA 60GB Ultra ATA 80GB Ultra ATA

Optical Drive

Tray loading CD-RW Drive

Writes CD-R at 24x
Writes CD-RW at 10x
Reads CDs at 32x

Tray loading "Combination Drive"

Reads DVDs at 8x
Writes CD-R at 12x
Writes CD-RW at 8x
Reads CDs at 32x

 

Tray loading "SuperDrive"
(DVD-R/CD-RW)

Writes DVD-R at 2x
Reads DVDs at 6x
Writes CD-R at 8x
Writes CD-RW at 4x
Reads CDs at 24x

 

Tray loading "SuperDrive"
(DVD-R/CD-RW)

Writes DVD-R at 2x
Reads DVDs at 6x
Writes CD-R at 8x
Writes CD-RW at 4x
Reads CDs at 24x

Communication

10/100BASE-T

56k V.90

AirPort Ready

10/100BASE-T

56k V.90

AirPort Ready

10/100BASE-T

56k V.90

AirPort Ready

10/100BASE-T

56k V.90

AirPort Ready

Connectivity

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire Ports

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire Ports

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire Ports

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)

3 USB 1.1 ports on base (shared on two 12-Mbps controllers)

2 FireWire Ports

Mini-VGA output port (requires VGA display adapter)

 Screen

15" LCD display
1024 x 768
15" LCD display
1024 x 768
15" LCD display
1024 x 768
17" LCD display
1440 x 900
Specs for all models in this line...

| Current iMacs | Original iMac through February 2001 |

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