The Apple Macintosh LC III is a personal computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 1993 to 1994 as part of the Macintosh LC series of Macintosh computers. The computer has been introduced on February 10, 1993, and its price started at $750.
The new Macintosh LC III features a 25 MHz Motorola 68030 processor, 4 MB of RAM, 40 MB / 80 MB or 160 MB hard drive, and 1.44 MB Floppy drive.
This Macintosh has been discontinued on February 14, 1994.
Today Macintosh LC III is 29 years old!
Macintosh LC III Release Date and Original Price
|Introduced||February 10, 1993|
|Discontinued||February 14, 1994|
|Dimensions||2.9” H x 12.2” W x 15.3” D|
7.36 cm H x 30.98 cm W x 38.86 cm D
|Processor Speed||25 MHz|
|Number of Cores||1|
|System Bus||25 MHz|
|Cache||0.5 KB L1|
|Coprocessor||Motorola 68882 FPU (Optional)|
Storage & Media
|Media||1 – 1.44 MB Floppy|
|Built-in Memory||4 MB|
|Maximum Memory||36 MB|
|Memory Slots||1 – 72 pin SIMM|
|Minimum Speed||80 ns|
|Graphics Memory||512 KB (Upgradeable to 768 KB via one socket)|
|Display Connection||1 – DB-15|
|Expansion Slots||1 – LC III PDS (Cache Bus)|
|Hard Drive Interface||SCSI|
|SCSI||1 – DB-25|
|Audio In||1 – 3.5-mm mono input jack|
|Audio Out||1 – 3.5-mm mono output jack|
1 – Built-in speaker
|Display||1 – DB-15|
|Backup Battery||3.6 V lithium|
|Maximum Continuous Power||30 W|
|Line Voltage||100 to 240 V AC|
Apple Support – Macintosh LC III: Technical Specifications