Along with the price cut, the company also announced that customers who purchase a PowerBook 3400 between now and September 26 can receive a 32MB memory card from TechWorks, an Apple lithium ion battery, and a coupon for 50 percent off a VST Technologies dual-battery charger at no additional cost.
The PowerBook 3400 is Apple's high-end notebook PC and features PowerPC 603e processors running as fast as 240 MHz, built-in networking capability, and hard drives ranging up to 3GB in capacity.
Among other price reductions:
Apple pointed out that the offer is made only to customers who purchase from an Apple authorized dealer or direct from Apple. Products purchased through higher-education resellers or Apple Campus Direct, and items bought by higher-education institutions, do not qualify for this promotion, the company said.