Project Emac Here we go again.

Posted by: johnodd4

Project Emac Here we go again. - 05/24/09 12:38 AM

well i purchased a Emac and decided to max mod the computer to the max but still being cheap.

I purchased the Emac for $60.00

the specs where:

g4 800 Mhz
256 Megs of ram
40 gig hard drive
apple cd-rom
Running mac os x 10.2.8

i went to local recycle pc stores.

and here is the new system specs.

G4 800 Mhz
512 megs of ram still waiting for my 1 gig stick to arrive.
250 gig western digital
52 x LG- dvd+r/cd+r burner
running mac os 10.5.7 using leopard assist.

not bad total cost was

$84.00 for a nice computer for e-mail and photo editing
Posted by: legomactrumpet

Re: Project Emac Here we go again. - 05/24/09 12:04 PM

nice job, 800 MHz?
Posted by: MacAttack

Re: Project Emac Here we go again. - 05/24/09 03:22 PM

Wow. That's pretty good.
I got my G4 for $120, with a 20gb hdd, 450mhz G4 processor, 128 mb of ram, a dvd drive, and stock graphics.
And at the time, that was a good deal.
Posted by: johnodd4

Re: Project Emac Here we go again. - 05/24/09 05:32 PM

Yea i thought that that was a good deal.

Just installed ilife 08 and the imovie 08 upgradable hack so it will run on the g4 runs really quick have had no slowdown's did experiance one weird issue while playing return to castle wolfenstein for mac it gave me a error message after the tram level and said.

not a jpeg begins with 0x28 protection error jpegs begin with .0x13

Weird huh