View Full Version : What to do with an old G3

Sep 8, 2007, 10:12 AM
Hey everybody. I have an old iMac g3 that I bought mostly just for its looks, but also to use it as a small computer for web browsing and iTunes. I upgraded the ram to 280mb, and put panther on it.

However, I haven't been using it much lately, and would like to put it to good use. Don't need a file server, as my laptop's hard drive has 100gb left, and don't want to gut it into a Macquarium.

So, any suggestions? Its the grape 333mhz model. Thanks!

Sep 8, 2007, 11:12 AM
Stick a big HD in it, and use it as an iTunes jukebox/music server?

Sep 8, 2007, 11:25 AM
I'm not sure what your needs are but I took my 350 Mhz iMac upgraded the RAM to 1 GB and Hard Drive to a 80 GB 7200 rpm and OS to 10.2 Jaguar.

It runs Microsoft office, internet, and youtube with no problems.

Sep 8, 2007, 11:29 AM

BTW the max hard drive you can install is 120 GB and the max RAM that you can install is 512 mb.