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eMac/1.42GHz (SuperDrive)

At a Glance
  • Apple eMac/1.42GHz (SuperDrive)

    Macworld Rating

    This third update to the eMac features a faster processor, more standard RAM, a better video card, a dual-layer-burning SuperDrive, and more hard drive capacity.

The latest update to the eMac brings no fundamental changes to its design or price. However, it does introduce faster processors, doubled storage capacity, and new graphics cards. This SuperDrive-equipped model boosts memory to 512MB -- twice the installed RAM in the $799 configuration.

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At a Glance
  • Macworld Rating

    This third update to the eMac features a faster processor, more standard RAM, a better video card, a dual-layer-burning SuperDrive, and more hard drive capacity.

    Pros

    • Sturdy and attractive all-in-one design
    • Decent performance
    • Double-layer SuperDrive
    • Larger hard drive
    • Improved graphics

    Cons

    • No wireless support
    • Bulky
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