The Quadra 700

Codename: Shadow, Spike, IIce, Evo 200
CPU: MC68040
CPU speed: 25 Mhz
FPU: integrated
motherboard RAM: 4 MB
maximum RAM: 68 MB
number of sockets: 4 -- 30 pin SIMM
minimum speed: 80 ns
VRAM: 512 k - 2 MB (six sockets)
L1 cache: 8 k
L2 cache: n/a
data path: 32 bit
bus speed: 25 Mhz
slots: 2 Nubus, 1 PDS
Serial Ports: 2
ADB: 2
Floppy: 1.4 MB SuperDrive
HD: 80-400 MB
CD-ROM: none
Display: resolutions up to 1152x870
Sound Output: stereo 8 bit
Sound Input: mono 8 bit
Ethernet: AAUI-15
Gestalt ID: 22
power: 50 Watts
Weight: 13.6 lbs.
Dimensions: 5.5" H x 11.9" W x 14.4" D
Min System Software: 7.1
Max System Software: 8.1
introduced: October 1991
terminated: March 1993

The Quadra 700 was powered by a 25 Mhz 68040 processor, which included an FPU. It was the first in a new family of Macs, and was the first Mac to ship in a tower case (a IIcx case on its side, with the label rotated 90 degrees). The Quadra 700 was priced at $6,000. Click hereto download an advertisement for the Quadra line. (offsite)

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