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Good second hand buy

Advantages: Cheap, Expandable, Stylish
Disadvantages: No firewire port, as time goes on clock speed may be too slow

I was recently asked to set up a small business with 3 new macs on a small network on a mediocre budget. And to cut the long "what to buy debate" story short, we plumped with 2 second hand G3's and an imac. If we had bought brand new computers they would ...

domcaz 08.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Apple Power Mac G3 (M6142B/A)

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Second Hand Macs and memory

Advantages: Macs are brilliant, although my opinion may be biased!
Disadvantages: Getting hold of software can be a bind if you're in a hurry to play with the latest games

I am a Mac Fanatic, using the machines both at work and at home and very rarely have any problems, but I must issue warning to all considering the purchase of a second hand MAChine - check out the prices and availability of memory for the model you're loo ...

whyted 04.05.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Apple Power Mac G3 (M6142B/A)

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Basic cheap computer - readily upgradeable.

Advantages: Cheap to buy and massively upgradeable.
Disadvantages: Not as compact as an iMac. Limited bus speed.

...Power Macs have always been the flagship of the Apple Macintosh range. Aimed at the commercial sector or the high-end home user who has money to burn and mates to impress. Fortunately for us, the price of old computers tumbles with time and these late 90' ...

summi335 20.10.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Apple Power Mac G3 (M6142B/A)

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A beast of a personal computer

Advantages: Sleek, powerful, easy to use
Disadvantages: Expensive, May be replaced soon

The most obvious thing to mention first of all about this computer is that it is an Apple, it has the OSX operating system NOT Windows! If you are familiar with Macs, you will know what this means, so just look down a bit to see my review of this model. ...

BenRowland 05.04.2006 · Read full review
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"Have a BITE of this Apple!!!"

Advantages: Awesome Graphics, Extremely Fast, QUIET!! 2.7 GHZ......
Disadvantages: ooo..... - Talk about Pricy??

...▫▪◊▫▪◊ "Have a BITE of this Apple!!!" ◊▪▫◊▪▫ ▫▪◊▫▪◊ Apple ◊▪▫◊▪▫ Apple is one of the greatest worldwi ...

mightyd 02.09.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Apple Power Mac G3 (M6142B/A)

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