Hi I am looking to buy a mac laptop that is able to operate industry standurd software, can anyone tell me a spec suitable to do this...i have looked at a few although coming from a pc i understand macs do not need as high a spec to run at the same level.
i have checked out this spec:
CPU: MPC 7400 (G4)
CPU speed: 400
Maximum RAM: 1.5 GB
Number of sockets: 4, PC100 SDRAM DIMM
Minimum speed: 100 MHz/10 ns
VRAM: 16 MB
ROM: 1 MB ROM + 3 MB toolbox ROM loaded into RAM
L1 cache: 32 k data, 32 k instruction
L2 cache: 1 MB backside (1:2)
Data path: 64 bit
Bus speed: 100 MHz
System Software: OSX + 9
slots: 3 64-bit 66Mhz PCI, 1 133MHz (2x) AGP (used by graphics card)
FireWire: 2 external, 1 internal
HD: 10 - 20 GB Ultra ATA-66
Display: ATI RAGE 128 Pro 2D/3D AGP graphics card, supports all resolutions
Sound Output: stereo 16 bit
Sound Input: stereo 16 bit
Power: 200 Watts
Weight: 28.7 lbs.
Dimensions: 17" H x 8.9" W x 18"
is this upto scratch or does it need to be better spec and if so wot sort of spec?
thanks in advance