Pros

  • FireWire 800
  • Lots of bang for the buck
  • 8x SuperDrive
  • Gigabit Ethernet

Cons

  • Comes with only 256MB of RAM and 80GB hard drive
  • Hobbled compared with other G5s
  • Extremely large size

At A Glance

This dual-1.8 GHz Power Mac G5 is the bottom model of the second round of Power Mac G5 models, which were introduced in June 2004. It is largely the same model as the original mid-range dual-1.8GHz Power Mac G5.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apple.com/