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powerbook 190/cs

 

Minimum OS: 7.5.2

Maximum OS: 8.1

Introduced: August 1995

Terminated: October 1996

 

Processor 

CPU: Motorola MC68LC040

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: 4 kB data, 4 kB instruction

ROM: 2 MB

RAM Type: unique

Min RAM Speed: 70 ns

Onboard RAM: 8 MB

RAM slots: 1

Maximum RAM: 40 MB

Expansion Slots: 2 Type II or 1 Type III PC Card

 

Video 

Screen: dual scan 10.4"

Max Resolution: 8 bit 640x480

 

Storage 

Hard Drive: 500 MB

ATA Bus: IDE

Floppy Drive: 1.4 MB SuperDrive

 

Input/Output

ADB: 1

Serial: 1 Mini DIN-8

SCSI: HDI-30

Audio Out: stereo 16 bit mini

Audio In: mono 16 bit mini

Speaker: mono

Microphone: mono

powerbook 190/190cs

The last 680X0 machine apple ever built, the powerbook 190 featured an expansion bay for third-party drives, and 2 PC card slots. It could be configured with an optional Infra-red transceiver, and an optional video port for an external monitor. Introduced in august 1995, the powerbook 190cs was identical to the 190, but included a dual-scan color screen. Both models are built in the same case like the powerbook 5300 series with the power pc processors.