Apple Power Macintosh 7100/80 Specs
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The Apple Power Macintosh 7100/80 -- based on the infamous "Carl Sagan" architecture (subsequently renamed "BHA" for "Butt Head Astronomer" and "LAW" for "Lawyers Are Wimps" after a legal threat from Sagan) -- features a 80 MHz PowerPC 601 processor, 8 MB or 16 MB of RAM, a 250 MB, 500 MB, or 700 MB hard drive, and a 2X CD-ROM drive in a high-profile desktop case.
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||January 3, 1995
||January 6, 1996
||The "Introduction Date" refers to the date a model was introduced via press release. The "Discontinued Date" refers to the date a model either was replaced by a subsequent system or production otherwise ended.
Also see: All Macs introduced in 1995.
||This model has a 32-bit processor and a 64-bit data path.
|System Bus Speed:
||Cache Bus Speed:
||Min. RAM Speed:
||8 MB, 16 MB
||*SIMMs must be installed in matching pairs.
||256k VRAM SIMM*
||*By default, this model has a VRAM card that has 1 MB of VRAM soldered. This VRAM card also has four slots that can hold 256k VRAM SIMMs. The system has an HDI-45 port onboard that can use 640k of system memory and a DB-15 port via video card.
||*By default, this model has 1 MB of VRAM on a dedicated VRAM card. It can be expanded to 2 MB by installing four 256k VRAM SIMMs in expansion slots on the card. In addition, the HDI-45 port uses 640k of system memory for video function.
||*This model supports one display via the HDI-45 port and another via the DB-15 port. The HDI-45 port uses 640k of system memory and supports a display at 512x394 or 640x480 at 16-bit or 832x624 at 8-bit. By default, the DB-15 port uses the 1 MB of VRAM on the VRAM card to support a display at 512x384, 640x480 or 832x624 at 16-bit and 1024x768 or 1152x870 at 8-bit. With 2 MB of VRAM installed, it supports 512x384, 640x480 or 832x624 at 24-bit and 1024x768 or 1152x870 at 16-bit.
|2nd Display Support:
||2nd Max. Resolution:
||*This model can support dual displays by default. With the standard 1 MB of VRAM, the DB-15 port can support a second display up to 832x624 at 16-bit or 1152x870 at 8-bit. Upgraded to 2 MB of VRAM, it can support a second display up to 832x624 at 24-bit or 1152x870 at 16-bit.
|Standard Hard Drive:
||250 MB, 500 MB, 700 MB
||Int. HD Interface:
||*By default, this model is configured with a 250 MB, 500 MB or 700 MB internal SCSI hard drive.
||1.44 MB (Manual)
||1 601 PDS and 3 NuBus
|Apple Order No:
||Power Mac 7100
|Apple Model No:
||Please note that these identifiers refer to more than one model.
Also see: All Macs with the M2391 Model Number and 112 Gestalt ID.
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|Original Mac OS:
||Supported Mac OS:
||Earlier and later versions of the Macintosh System/Finder and Mac OS are not supported.
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||6.0 x 13.0 x 16.5
||25.0 lbs (11.3 kg)
||In inches - height by width by depth, (15.2 cm, 33 cm, 41.9 cm).
|Original Price (US):
||Est. Current Retail:
||Photo Credit: Apple Computer, Inc.
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