Apple’s Performa Line, 1992 to 1997

In 1992, Apple decided that the education and design markets weren’t enough – it wanted to target mass market consumers. Rather than develop new computers for this market, Apple created a new brand and renamed three existing Macs as Performas.


At 33 MHz, the LC III+ (also known as the Performa 460) was the fastest 68030-based computer in the LC series.