Power Computing PowerWave

The PowerWave was a desktop computer with a 120 to 150 MHz PPC 604 processor. The CPU is on a daughter card for easy upgrade, just like the Power Mac 7500, 8500, and 9500.

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Details

Mac OS

Core System

  • CPU: 120, 132, or 150 MHz PPC 604
  • L2 cache: 256 KB standard, 512 KB and 1 MB supported
  • bus: 40, 44, or 50 MHz
  • RAM: 16 MB, expandable to 512 MB using 168-pin 70ns or faster Fast Page Mode DIMMs (interleaved) in 8 DIMM slots

Video

  • Graphics: 2 or 4 MB VRAM, supports 512 x 384 to 1280 x 1024

Drives

  • hard drive: 850 MB or larger SCSI
  • CD-ROM: 4x SCSI drive

Expansion

  • ADB: 1 port for keyboard and mouse
  • two miniDIN-8 GeoPorts on back of computer
  • DB-25 SCSI-1 connector on back of computer
  • internal Fast SCSI bus
  • ethernet: AAUI and 10Base-T connectors on back of computer
  • PCI slots: 3, one occupied by ATI Xclaim GA video card

Physical

  • power: 200W
  • size (HxWxD), desktop: 6.0″x16.0″x16.0″
  • size (HxWxD), tower: 15.0″x7.0″x16.0″
  • weight: 22.0 lb
  • PRAM battery: 3.6V half-AA

Accelerators & Upgrades

Online Resources

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