Pros

  • Impressive game and application performance
  • The high-end eMac includes the same SuperDrive that's in the Power Mac G5 line
  • Excellent value

Cons

  • No FireWire 800 port
  • Bulky CRT monitor

At A Glance

This update to the eMac features a faster processor, faster RAM, a better video card, faster motherboard speed, and the addition of USB 2.0.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apple.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type PowerPC G4
Processor speed 1250.0 MHz
Display
Display size 17.0 inches
Display type CRT
Resolution 1280 x 960 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon 9200
General Information
UPC Code 718908628638
Memory
Memory type DDR

Performance

Macworld Labs
Cinema 4D XL 9.1 5:38
iMovie HD 0:55
iTunes 4.7 2:56
Tested Configuration Mac OS X 10.4, 512MB RAM
Photoshop CS2 2:02
Compressor 12:56
Speedmark 4.0 Score 117
Unreal Tournament 2004 13fps