Share comparison:
start over

Apple's iMac G4 was its first computer with a flat-panel LCD display and shipped with both Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X, allowing the user to switch between them during startup. The display was mounted on an adjustable arm and could be moved in almost any direction.


  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: Jan. 1, 2002
  • Price at launch: $1,299.00


  • Width: 15.1 inches
  • Height : 20 inches
  • Depth: 10.6 inches
  • Weight: 21.3 pounds
  • Color: White


  • Operating system: Mac OS X, Other


  • Screen size (diagonal): 15 inches
  • Display surface: Matte
  • Technology: LCD
  • Backlight: CCFL
  • Resolution (X): 1024 px
  • Resolution (Y): 768 px

Display (base)

  • CPU brand: IBM
  • CPU family: PowerPC
  • Base CPU model: 7450 v2.1 (G4)
  • Cores: 1
  • Clockspeed: 700 MHz

Processor (base)

  • Integrated GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Integrated GPU model: GeForce2 MX
  • Dedicated VRAM: 32 MB

GPU (base)

  • Base RAM size: 128 MB
  • Max. config RAM: 1 GB
  • Slots: 1


  • Base storage type: HDD (5400RPM)
  • Base storage capacity: 40 GB
  • Max. config HDD: 60 GB


  • Optical drive type: Tray-loading
  • Media supported: DVD/CD-RW combo

Optical Drive

  • Speakers: 1


  • USB: 3
  • FireWire 400: 2
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • Other: 3.5mm Apple Pro Speaker Minijack, Mini VGA


  • Wi-Fi: Optional
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11b


  • PSU wattage: 130 W


Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.



Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.