Pros

  • Performs general tasks very well
  • Small size

Cons

  • Cramped keyboard
  • G3 processor might pose problems

Manufacturer’s Description

iBook has all the speed, storage, software, and graphics you're looking for. It's small and light enough to slip in a backpack; its tough enough to travel the world; and its long-lasting battery goes for hours. With powerful and innovative applications for managing your photos and music, creating movies, writing reports, or chatting online, iBook is built for your digital life on the road.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number M9018LL/A
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 5 Hour
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Screen Resolution 800 x 600
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Mobility Radeon 7500
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 32 MB
Storage
Storage Size 40 GB
Hard Drive Interface Ultra ATA
Optical Drive Type Combo Drive
General Information
Manufacturer Apple, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number M9018LL/A
UPC Code 718908503409
Brand Name Apple
Product Name iBook Notebook
Marketing Information iBook has all the speed, storage, software, and graphics you're looking for. It's small and light enough to slip in a backpack; its tough enough to travel the world; and its long-lasting battery goes for hours. With powerful and innovative applications for managing your photos and music, creating movies, writing reports, or chatting online, iBook is built for your digital life on the road.
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.apple.com
Product Line iBook
Memory
Standard Memory 128 MB
Maximum Memory 640 MB
Memory Technology SDRAM
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • iBook
  • Apple VGA Display Adapter
  • Modem cable
  • Power adapter
  • AC wall plug
  • Power cord
  • Lithium-ion battery
  • Apple VGA Display Adapter
  • Modem cable
  • Power adapter
  • AC wall plug
  • Power cord
  • Lithium-ion battery
  • Built-in keyboard and trackpad
  • Additional Information INTERNET ACCESS
  • All models also include 30 days of free Internet service through EarthLink. Internet access requires an Internet service account; fees may apply. Product contains documentation. Backup copy of software is provided on CD-ROM.

    VGA, S-VIDEO AND COMPOSITE VIDEO OUTPUT
  • Video mirroring supports VGA video out to an external display or projector (requires included Apple VGA Video Adapter) and S-video and composite video out to a TV or VCR (requires optional Apple Video Adapter, sold separately).

    MEMORY CONFIGURATION INFORMATION
  • 128MB of SDRAM built in
  • Single 1.25-inch standard SO-DIMM slot (3.3V) supports up to 512MB SO-DIMM for a total of 640MB of SDRAM

    POWER ADAPTER
  • The iBook comes with a convenient square-shaped power adapter that fits in your hand. The adapter has retractable hooks that let you wrap the DC cord for neater storage. The AC cord lets you connect your iBook to an outlet up to 12 feet away, and you can also remove the cord and use the included AC plug to connect the adapter directly into the wall. Colored status LED lights show charging status. An amber ring indicates that your battery is recharging, while a green ring tells you that you have a full charge.

    AUDIO
  • Built in Microphone

    COMMUNICATIONS
  • Built-in antennas and expansion slot for optional 11-Mbps AirPort Card; (802.11b Wi-Fi certified)

    NOTE
  • Battery life depends on configuration and use.
  • Dual boot OS X or 9.
  • Network & Communication
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.4"
    Width 11.2"
    Depth 9.1"
    Weight (Approximate) 78.4 oz
    Warranty
    Additional Warranty Information Your PowerBook G4 comes with 90 days of telephone support and a one-year limited warranty. Purchase the AppleCare Protection Plan and get three years of service and support. Only the AppleCare Protection Plan provides you with direct telephone support from Apple technical experts and the assurance that repairs will be handled by Apple-certified technicians using genuine Apple parts. For more information, visit Apple support or call 800-823-2775

    90-Day Guarantee
  • Apple will repair your system free of charge through AppleCare direct mail-in repair service if it needs service due to defects in materials or workmanship within 90 days of the original direct mail-in repair.

    Complimentary In-Warranty Repair Service
  • Repair service is free if covered by Apple's One-Year Limited Warranty or the AppleCare Protection Plan.
  • Built-in Devices
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Type PowerPC G3
    Processor Speed 900 MHz
    Cache 512 KB
    Bus Speed 100 MHz
    Software
    Operating System Mac OS X
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type Track Pad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type PC Card