Pros

  • Good performance for price
  • Runs quietly

Cons

  • None significant

Manufacturer’s Description

15.2-inch -The stunning panoramic display with 1280-by-854 pixel resolution offers as much viewing area as a 17-inch CRT monitor.

1 inch thin. The gorgeous, ultrathin anodized aluminum design is unlike anything you ever seen or held.

Performance architecture - The 867MHz PowerPC G4 processor, ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 graphics, and new high-speed FireWire 800 deliver unmatched performance.

Combo Drive. The slot-loading Combo Drive lets you burn custom CDs using the included applications.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number M8858LL/A
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 5 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
DVI Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 1
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.20 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 854
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Mobility Radeon 9000
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 32 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR SDRAM
Storage
Storage Size 40 GB
Hard Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6)
Optical Drive Type Combo Drive
General Information
Manufacturer Apple, Inc
UPC Code 718908449318
Manufacturer Part Number M8858LL/A
Brand Name Apple
Product Name PowerBook G4 Notebook
Marketing Information 15.2-inch -The stunning panoramic display with 1280-by-854 pixel resolution offers as much viewing area as a 17-inch CRT monitor.

1 inch thin. The gorgeous, ultrathin anodized aluminum design is unlike anything you ever seen or held.

Performance architecture - The 867MHz PowerPC G4 processor, ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 graphics, and new high-speed FireWire 800 deliver unmatched performance.

Combo Drive. The slot-loading Combo Drive lets you burn custom CDs using the included applications.
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.apple.com
Product Line PowerBook
Product Series G4
Memory
Standard Memory 256 MB
Maximum Memory 1 GB
Memory Technology SDRAM
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Apple DVI to VGA Adapter and S-Video to Composite Adapter
  • Modem cable
  • Power adapter
  • AC wall plug
  • Power cord
  • Product contains electronic documentation
  • Backup software provided on DVD
  • Network & Communication
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.0"
    Width 13.4"
    Depth 9.5"
    Weight (Approximate) 86.4 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.

    Call 1-800-APL-CARE

    Complimentary In-Warranty Repair Service
  • Repair service is free if covered by Apple's One-Year Limited Warranty or the AppleCare Protection Plan
  • Processor & Chipset
    Processor Type PowerPC G4
    Processor Speed 867 MHz
    Cache 1 MB
    Bus Speed 167 MHz
    Software
    Operating System Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type Track Pad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type PC Card Type II