Pros

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

Cons

  • No wireless support
  • Inadequate memory
  • Overpriced compared with Mac mini
  • Bulky

At A Glance

This third update to the eMac features a faster processor, a better video card, and more hard drive capacity.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type PowerPC G4
Processor speed 1420.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor Yes
Display size 17.0 inches
Display type CRT
Resolution 1280 x 960 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon 9600
General Information
UPC Code 718908925904
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces S-Video
Memory
Memory type DDR

Performance

Macworld Labs
iTunes 4.7.1 2:31
Cinema 4D XL 9.1 4:54
iMovie HD 0:46
Tested Configuration Mac OS X 10.4 with 512MB of RAM
Photoshop CS2 1:46
Compressor 12:15
Speedmark 4 Score 140
Unreal Tournament 2004 21fps