Power Mac G5 Mid 2004

The Apple Power Mac G5 Mid 2004 is a personal computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2004 to 2005 as part of the Power Mac G5 series of Power Macintosh computers. The computer has been introduced on June 9, 2004, and its price started at $1999.

The new Power Mac G5 features a Dual 1.8 GHz / Dual 2 GHz or Dual 2.5 GHz PowerPC 970fx G5 processor, 256 MB or 512 MB of RAM, 80 GB or 160 GB hard drive, 8x DVD-R/CD-RW “SuperDrive” and 64 MB NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200 Ultra graphics in the base model.

This Power Mac has been discontinued on April 27, 2005.

Today Power Mac G5 Mid 2004 is 18 years old!

Power Mac G5
Source: techradar.com – Power Mac G5

Power Mac G5 Mid 2004 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedJune 9, 2004
DiscontinuedApril 27, 2005
Model IdentifierPowerMac7,3
Model NumberA1047
EMC1969c
Order NumberM9454LL/A (Dual 1.8 GHz)
M9455LL/A (Dual 2 GHz)
M9457LL/A (Dual 2.5 GHz)
Original Price$1,999
$2,499
$2,999
ColorsAluminum
Weight44.4 Ibs.
20.139 KG
Dimensions20.1” H x 8.1” W x 18.7” D
51.05 cm H x 20.57 cm W x 47.49 cm D

Tech Specs

Processor

ProcessorPowerPC 970fx G5
Processor SpeedDual 1.8 GHz
Dual 2 GHz
Dual 2.5 GHz
Architecture64-bit
Number of Cores2
System BusDual 900 MHz
Dual 1 GHz
Dual 1.25 GHz
Cache64 KB / 32 KB L1
512 KB L2

Storage & Media

Storage80 GB 7200 rpm
160 GB 7200 rpm
250 GB 7200 rpm
Media1 – 8x DVD-R/CD-RW “SuperDrive”

Memory

Built-in Memory256 MB
512 MB
Maximum Memory4 GB (dual 1.8 GHz)
8 GB (dual 2 GHz, dual 2.5 GHz)
Memory Slots4 – PC-3200 184-pin DDR SDRAM (dual 1.8 GHz)
8 – PC-3200 184-pin DDR SDRAM (dual 2 GHz, dual 2.5 GHz)
Interleaving SupportYes

Display

Built-in DisplayNone

Graphics

Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForceFX 5200 Ultra
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 Ultra DDL
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT DDL
ATI Radeon 9600 XT
ATI Radeon 9800 XT
Graphics Memory64 MB (GeForceFX 5200 Ultra)
128 MB (ATI Radeon 9600 XT)
256 MB (GeForce 6800 Ultra / GT DDL, ATI Radeon 9800 XT)
Display Connection1 – ADC (GeForceFX 5200 Ultra / ATI Radeon 9600 XT / ATI Radeon 9800 XT)
1 – DVI
2 – Dual-link DVI (GeForce 6800 Ultra / GT DDL)
Display ModesDual display extended and video mirroring

Expansion

Expansion Slots2 – 33 MHz 64-bit PCI (dual 1.8 GHz)
2 – 100 MHz 64-bit PCI-X (dual 2 GHz, dual 2.5 GHz)
1 – 133 MHz 64-bit PCX-X (dual 2 GHz, dual 2.5 GHz)
1 – 8x AGP Pro
Bays2 – Internal 3.5″ Serial ATA drive bays
1 – Optical drive bay
Hard Drive Interface2 – 1.5 Gbps Serial ATA (SATA) controllers
Optical Drive InterfaceUltra ATA/100

Connections

Ethernet10/100/1000BASE-T (RJ-45)
Modem56k
Wi-FiAirPort Extreme Card 802.11b/g (Optional)
BluetoothBluetooth 1.1 (Optional)
ADBNone
USB3 – 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)
SerialNone
SCSINone
FireWire2 – 400 Mbps
1 – 800 Mbps
Audio In1 – 3.5-mm analog input jack
1 – optical S/PDIF (Toslink) input
Audio Out2 – 3.5-mm analog output jack
1 – optical S/PDIF (Toslink) output
1 – Built-in speaker
Display1 – ADC (GeForceFX 5200 Ultra / ATI Radeon 9600 XT / ATI Radeon 9800 XT)
1 – DVI
2 – Dual-link DVI (GeForce 6800 Ultra / GT DDL)

Software

Original OSMac OS X 10.3.4
Later OSMac OS X 10.3.7
Maximum OSMac OS X 10.5.8
FirmwareMac OS ROM
Bundled SoftwareMac OS X 10.3
iLife (including iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie, and iDVD)
QuickBooks for Mac New User Edition
FAXstf
Art Directors Toolkit
Microsoft Office
FileMaker Pro Trial
OmniGraffle
OmniOutliner
GraphicConverter
QuickTime
iChat
Safari
Sherlock
Address Book
iCal
iSync
DVD Player
Mail
EarthLink
Acrobat Reader
Classic environment
Apple Developer Tools

Keyboard and Mouse

PeripheralsApple Keyboard
Apple Mouse

Power

Backup Battery3.6 V 850 mAh Lithium (922-4028)
Maximum Continuous Power604 W
Line Voltage100 – 125 V AC or 200 – 240 V AC
Liquid CoolingYes (dual 2.5 GHz)

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