Linked by Stuart MacKenzie on Wed 2nd Jul 2003 18:31 UTC
Apple Are you a long time Windows user curious about the Apple Switch campaign? Are you wondering if you should try it? Read below for my experience with the whole thing... twice. Just over a week ago I purchased a new 12" Apple PowerBook G4...
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by Anonymous on Thu 3rd Jul 2003 02:33 UTC

"Kinda off topic, but is the lowest priced iBook as of now (from the Apple Store, at $999 with an 800MHz G3) worth it? Does it have decent speed?"

While you would be significantly better off if you were to buy into a G4 or G5, a G3 is still a very capeable machine. I wouldn;t have said that about some of the older G3s, but the newer ones are a great starter Mac if you want to make the transition slowly.

"How slow does slow get on a modern Mac?"

About as slow as you can get on a modern PC.