Cracking Open Apple's G3 iBook

The G3 Dual-USB Apple iBook

Apple's second generation G3 iBook was first released in May 2001. The 12.1-inch active-matrix TFT display boasted a 1024x768 maximum resolution. Other specifications for the first second-generation G3 iBooks included a 500MHz CPU with 256KB L2 cache, an 8MB ATI Rage Mobility chip, a 10GB hard disk and two USB, one FireWire, one video out, an Ethernet and modem ports.

By Erik Eckel

Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...