PowerBook G4 with Gigabit Ethernet

The Apple PowerBook G4 with Gigabit Ethernet (Titanium) is a notebook computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2001 to 2002 as part of the PowerBook G4 series of Macintosh PowerBook computers. The computer has been introduced on October 16, 2001, and its price started at $2199.

The new PowerBook G4 features a 550 MHz or 667 MHz PowerPC 7440 G4 processor, 15.2″ TFT Display, 128 MB / 256 MB or 512 MB of RAM, 20 GB or 30 GB hard drive, 6x DVD-ROM slot-loading drive, or DVD/CD-RW “Combo” drive, and 16 MB ATI Mobility Radeon graphics.

This PowerBook has been discontinued on April 29, 2002, and has been replaced by the PowerBook G4 with a DVI port.


Today PowerBook G4 with Gigabit Ethernet is 22 years old!

PowerBook G4 Titanium
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PowerBook G4 with Gigabit Ethernet Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedOctober 16, 2001
DiscontinuedApril 29, 2002
Model IdentifierPowerBook3,3
Model NumberM8407
Order NumberM8362LL/A (550 MHz)
M8622LL/A (550 MHz)
M8363LL/A (667 MHz)
M8623LL/A (667 MHz)
Original Price$2,199
Weight5.3 Ibs.
2.404 KG
Dimensions1” H x 13.4” W x 9.5” D
2.54 cm H x 34.03 cm W x 24.13 cm D

Tech Specs


ProcessorPowerPC 7440 G4
Processor Speed550 MHz
667 MHz
Number of Cores1
System Bus100 MHz (550 MHz)
133 MHz (667 MHz)
Cache64 KB L1
256 KB on-chip L2

Storage & Media

Storage20 GB
30 GB
48 GB
Media1 – 6x DVD-ROM (Slot-loading) or DVD/CD-RW “Combo” drive


Built-in Memory128 MB
256 MB
512 MB
Maximum Memory1 GB
Memory Slots2 – PC-100 3.3V 144-pin SO-DIMM
Minimum Speed10 ns
Interleaving SupportNo


Built-in Display15.2″ Color TFT Display
Resolutions640 x 480
720 x 480
800 x 600
896 x 600
1024 x 768
1152 x 768 (native)


Graphics CardATI Mobility Radeon
Graphics Memory16 MB
Display Connection1 – VGA
1 – S-Video
Display ModesDual display extended and video mirroring
External ResolutionUp to 1600 by 1200 pixels (built-in display and external display)
Up to 1920 by 1440 pixels (external display only)


Expansion Slots1 – Single Type I or II
Hard Drive InterfaceUltra ATA/66 (ATA-5)


Wi-FiAirPort Card 802.11b (Optional in 550 MHz / Built-in in 667 MHz)
Ethernet10/100/1000BASE-T (RJ-45)
Infrared1 – 4 Mbps
ADB1 – Internal for Trackpad
FireWire1 – 400 Mbps (6W total power)
USB2 – 12 Mbps
Audio In1 – Built-in microphone
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm analog output jack
2 – Built-in 20mm speakers
Display1 – VGA
1 – S-Video
Security Slot1 – Kensington cable lock

Keyboard and trackpad

KeyboardBuilt-in Full-size 77-key (U.S.) or 78-key (ISO) incl. 12 function and 4 arrow keys
TrackpadBuilt-in Solid-state trackpad (Tap, double-tap, and drag)


Original OSMac OS 9.2.1
Mac OS X 10.1
Later OSMac OS X 10.1.2
Maximum OSMac OS X 10.4.11
FirmwareMacintosh ROM
Bundled SoftwareNone


System Battery55.3 Wh Lithium-Ion
Backup BatteryPowerBook G4 Backup Battery (922-4631)
Battery LifeUp to 5 hours
Maximum Continuous Power45 W
Line Voltage100-240 V AC
Power Adapter45 W Apple Power Adapter (M8576LL/A)

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Apple Support – PowerBook G4 (Gigabit Ethernet): Technical Specifications