The Workgroup
Server 8550

Codename: Summit
CPU: PowerPC 604/604e (200 Mhz)
CPU speed: 132/200 Mhz
FPU: integrated
motherboard RAM: 0
maximum RAM: 1024 MB
number of sockets: 8 -- 168 pin DIMM
minimum speed: 70 ns
ROM: 4 MB
VRAM: 2 MB (4 MB via 2 DIMM sockets)
L1 cache: 16/32 k data 16/32 k instruction (larger values are for 200 Mhz)
L2 cache: 512 k DIMM (upgradable)
data path: 64 bit
bus speed: 44/50 Mhz
slots: 3 PCI
SCSI: DB-25
Serial Ports: 2
ADB: 1
Floppy: 1.4 MB SuperDrive
HD: 2 GB
CD-ROM: 4x/8x (200 Mhz)
Monitor: none, supports all resolutions
Sound Output: stereo 16 bit
Sound Input: stereo 16 bit
Ethernet: AAUI-15, 10B-T
Gestalt ID: 69
power: 225 Watts
Weight: 25 lbs.
Dimensions: 14" H x 7.7" W x 15.75" D
Min System Software: 7.5.3
Max System Software: 9.0
introduced: February 1996
terminated: April 1997

The Workgroup Server 8550 was based on the motherboard of the PowerMac 8500, and included bundled server software. It was "speed bumped" to a 200 Mhz 604e in Spetember 1996.

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