Can you update a Mac G4?

Officially, Apple does not specify whether or not the processor(s) in the Power Macintosh G4 models are upgradable. However, all of the Power Mac G4 models have the processors mounted on a removable card that is independent from the ROM, and as such, upgrading the processor is easy.

What versions of Mac OS are still supported?

Apple only officially supports the three most recent versions of macOS (currently 10.15 Catalina, 11 Big Sur, and 12 Monterey). If you’re running an older version of macOS, it is no longer receiving security or stability updates.

What can you do with a Mac G4?

The ability to make videos, music, podcasts, photos, or any other creative endeavor is pretty much frictionless, now—modern Macs are set up so you can be up and running in no time. The iMac G4 was the start of that trend.

When did the iMac G4 come out?

January 7, 2002
iMac G4

The iMac G4 with a 15″ screen
Developer Apple Inc.
Product family iMac
Type Desktop computer
Release date January 7, 2002

When did the Mac G4 come out?

Power Mac G4

The “Graphite” Power Mac G4
Developer Apple Computer, Inc.
Release date August 31, 1999
Discontinued June 20, 2004
CPU single or dual PowerPC G4, 350 MHz – 1.42 GHz (Up to 2 GHz processors through 3rd-party upgrades.)

How much is iMac G4?

At launch in January 2002, the iMac G4 came in three flavors: a low-end model for $1299 that included a 700MHz G4 PowerPC processor, 128MB RAM, a 40GB hard drive, and a CD-RW drive; a mid-range model for $1499 that upped the RAM to 256 MB and included a CD-RW/DVD-ROM “Combo Drive”; and a high-end model for $1799 that …

What is the latest version of Mac OS X for iBook G4?

Depends on the specification of the iBook G4. Anything above 867Mhz and 512 or greater Meg of memory would be capable of installing Mac OS X 10,.5 Leopard. Mac OS X 10.5 is the most recent OS any iBook G4 could have.

Can I install Mac OS on an iBook G4 with 800MHz?

If you have the 800Mhz version of an iBook G4 (12″) then you can install Mac OS X 01.4 Tiger as being the maxiumn OS avilable. In most case the early 2003-2004 G4 would have come with mac OS X 10.3 Panther.

What OS would I need to run a Power Mac G4 QuickSilver?

Power Mac G4 Quicksilver, Mac OS X (10.3.x), 800MHz/768MB SDRAM/2.1MHz What OS would I need to get this up and running? Anything from the computer’s original OS up to and including Mac OS X 10.4.11.

What version of macOS do my Macs support?

For all Macs that are compatible with a specifc maximum supported version of Mac OS X — courtesy of’s Ultimate Mac Sort — click the OS of interest. Systems with “Current” support the latest version of the macOS, macOS Big Sur (macOS 10.16/macOS 11).