3/24/2000: New portable Apple PowerBook
The company of the apple, reborn of his ashes thanks to Steve Jobs and to the money of his famous "enemy" Bill Gates (who always adored, although it it does not seem, to the MACs), presents his last technological jewel, the PowerBook. The new portable one, in addition to a captivating look, offers like principal innovation the support FireWire (IEEE 1394), which allows connections at big speed between diverse devices.
It is offered in speeds of up to 500 MHz (provided by a PowerPC G3, a mike that is even considered to be twice more powerful than Pentium III, according to the used programs) and a limit of 512 MB of RAM, also integrates the accelerating one 3D provided by ATI (Rage Mobility 128, probably the best graphic chip for portable, with 8 MB of memory), supports DVD (or double battery with an autonomy of up to 10 hours) and the last technologies, as UltraDMA66. Of course, the screen is at a height of the rest of the team: TFT of 14 '1 inches.
Despite having all this built-in, it weighs only 2,8 Kg (with battery and unit DVD!!). Finally, a real jewel especially destined to excited of the design and to the professionals who need to edit video simultaneously that a big mobility capacity.
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