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powerbook 150

 

Minimum OS: 7.1.1

Maximum OS: 7.6.1

Introduced: July 1994

Terminated: October 1995

 

Processor

CPU: Motorola MC68030

CPU Speed: 33 MHz

FPU: none

Bus Speed: 33 MHz

Register Width: 32-bit

Data Bus Width: 32-bit

Address Bus Width: 32-bit

Level 1 Cache: 256 bytes data, 256 bytes instruction

ROM: 1 MB

RAM Type: unique

Minimum RAM Speed: 70 ns

Onboard RAM: 4 MB

RAM slots: 1

Maximum RAM: 36 MB

Expansion Slots: modem

 

Video

Screen: passive matrix

Max Resolution: 2 bit grayscale 640x400

 

Storage

Hard Drive: 240-500 MB

ATA Bus: IDE

Floppy Drive: 1.4 MB SuperDrive

 

Input/Output

Serial: 1 Mini DIN-8

SCSI: HDI-30

Audio Out: mono 8 bit mini

Speaker: stereo

powerbook 150

Introduced in july 1994, the powerbook 150 was apple's first truly affordable powerbook. The book had only serial and SCSI ports and a passive matrix screen and came with an ide- instead scsi-harddisc. It was an excellent value at $1,300.