Apple Power Mac G5 Quad Specifications

Apple Power Mac G5 Quad

Apple Power Mac G5 Quad

Part Number: M9592LL/A (Reviewed) Released: October 19, 2005

General

  • Type
    Personal computer
  • Product Form Factor
    Tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Built-in Devices
    antenna
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    PowerPC G5 2.5 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    1250 MHz

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 4 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    2 MB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    2 MB
  • Installed Size
    4 MB

Storage

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    32x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 16x (DVD±R) / 6x (DVD+R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD)

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    16 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 240-pin
  • Slots Qty
    8
  • Empty Slots
    6

RAM

  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Memory Speed
    533 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-4200
  • Upgrade Rule
    2 modules at a time
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB

Environmental Parameters

  • Humidity Range Operating
    5 - 95%
  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Display

  • Type
    none.

Hard Drive

  • Interface Type
    SATA 1.5Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    250 GB

Storage Controller

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Channel Qty
    2
  • Type
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Storage Controller (2nd)

  • Installed Qty
    1

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD±RW (+R DL)
  • Interface Type
    IDE

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    2
  • Max Supported Qty
    2
  • Type
    PowerPC G5
  • Manufacturer
    Motorola
  • Clock Speed
    2.5 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Apple
  • Product Line
    Apple Power Mac
  • Model
    G5 Quad
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    Mac

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Ethernet Ports
    2 x Gigabit Ethernet
  • Features
    AirPort Extreme ready
  • Features
    AirPort Extreme ready

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    250 GB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    8.1 in
  • Depth
    18.7 in
  • Height
    20.1 in

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    plug-in card
  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 6600
  • Video Memory
    256 MB DDR SDRAM
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI
  • Max Monitors Supported
    2

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    tower
  • Built-in Devices
    antenna

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    1250 MHz

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Keyboard

  • Interface
    USB
  • Features
    built-in two USB 1.1 ports

Printer

  • Type
    none

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Bays
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x internal 3.5" x 1/3H
    1 (total) / 0 (free) x external

Audio Input

  • Type
    none

Mouse

  • Technology
    optical
  • Interface
    USB

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    tower
  • Weight
    44.53 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power supply
  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Apple MacOS X 10.4
  • OS Provided
    Apple MacOS X 10.4
  • Type
    Apple Address Book, Apple DVD Player, Apple iLife, Art Directors Toolkit for OS X, Drivers & Utilities, FileMaker Pro (Trial), GraphicConverter, Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Test Drive, OmniGraffle, OmniOutliner, QuickBooks for Mac New User Edition, Zinio Reader, Apple Dashboard, Apple Mac OS X Mail, Apple QuickTime, Apple Safari, Apple Spotlight, Apple XCode Developer Tools, Apple iCal, Apple iChat AV

Video Output

  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 6600
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce
  • Max Monitors Supported
    2
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    256 MB

Input Device

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Expansion Bays

  • Type
    external, internal
  • Form Factor
    3.5" x 1/3H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    8.9 cm x 1/3H
  • Total Qty
    1, 2
  • Free Qty
    0, 1

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 240-pin, PCIe x16, PCIe x4, PCIe x8
  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 8
  • Free Qty
    0, 1, 2, 6
  • Size
    full-length, full-height

Interface Provided

  • Type
    DVI-I, FireWire, FireWire 800, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), TOSLINK, USB 2.0, audio line-in, audio line-out, headphones
  • Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Connector Type
    6 pin FireWire
  • Location
    1 in front

OS Provided

  • Family
    MacOS X
  • Edition
    MacOS X 10.4 Tiger
  • Type
    Apple MacOS X 10.4

Cable Details

  • Type
    DVI-VGA adapter

Power Device

  • Type
    power supply
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120/230 V
  • Frequency Required
    50/60 Hz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, technical support
  • Service Included
    phone consulting
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Where to Buy

Apple Power Mac G5 Quad

Part Number: M9592LL/A Released: Oct 19, 2005

MSRP: $3,299.00

As Reviewed: $5,949

Check manufacturer's site for availability