- Good performance
- PCI-X slots
- Double-layer SuperDrive
- Huge memory capacity
- Big hard drive
- Extra performance and features compared with entry-level model may not justify $500 price premium
At A Glance
This dual-2.3 GHz Power Mac G5 is the middle dual-processor model of the third round of Power Mac G5 models, which were introduced in late April 2005. Unlike previous models, a 56K modem is only an option on this system.
Professionals need superior tools to produce designs, music, high-definition video or the next scientific breakthrough. Start your next project on the ultimate creative platform. This Power Mac G5 model offers lightning-fast performance and comes with Tiger Mac OS X. Search your entire Power Mac in a single click with Spotlight, access up-to-the-second information with Dashboard and run all of your software faster. With its 64-bit features, Tiger also provides access to as much physical memory as you can install.
|Processor type||PowerPC G5|
|Processor speed||2300.0 MHz|
|Primary Graphics Chipset||ATI Radeon 9600|
|Cinema 4D XL 9.1||1:13|
|Tested Configuration||Mac OS X 10.4, 512MB RAM|
|Speedmark 4.0 Score||226|
|Unreal Tournament 2004||40fps|