The PowerBook 190/190cs

Codename: Omega CPU: MC68LC040
CPU speed: 33 Mhz
FPU: none
motherboard RAM: 4, 8 MB
maximum RAM: 36, 40 MB
number of sockets: 1 -- unique slot
minimum speed: 70 ns
ROM: 2 MB
VRAM: 0 (no external video)
L1 cache: 8 k
L2 cache: n/a
data path: 32 bit
bus speed: 33 Mhz
slots: 2 Type II or 1 Type III PC Card
SCSI: HDI-30
Serial Ports: 1
ADB: 1
Floppy: 1.44 MB SuperDrive
HD: 500 MB (IDE)
CD-ROM: none
Screen: passive matrix 9.5" 4 bit (16 Grays) 640x480 (190)
dual scan 10.4" 8 bit (256 color) 640x480 (190cs)
Sound Output: stereo 16 bit (built-in speaker)
Sound Input: mono 16 bit (built in mic)
Ethernet: none
Gestalt ID: 122
power: 45 Watts
Weight: 6 lbs. (190)/ 6.3 lbs. (190cs)
Dimensions: 2" H x 11.5" W x 8.5" D
Min System Software: 7.5.2
Max System Software: 8.1
introduced: August 1995
terminated: June 1996 (190)/October 1996 (190cs)

The last 680X0 machine Apple ever built, the PowerBook 190 featured an expansion bay for third-party drives, and 2 PC card slots. It could be configured with an optional Infra-red transceiver, and an optional video port for an external monitor. The 190 sold for $1,700 for 4 MB of RAM and $1,900 for 8 MB. The 190cs with a dual-scan color screen and 8 MB of RAM sold for $2,300.

Picture: Apple Corporate Site

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