View Full Version : need a monitor for the powermac g4 i just bought

Jan 5, 2008, 01:27 PM
i've never had to buy this seperately, but can i buy ANY kind of monitor?

i was thinking about this one http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?skuId=8268466&productCategoryId=abcat0509000&type=product&tab=2&id=1170290375913#productdetail

plus, i was gonna install leopard on it. good idea or not?
i've been hearing mixed reviews on leopard on older macs. some people tell me i should just get tiger. its running panther right now.

Jan 5, 2008, 02:09 PM
That screen should work just fine.

Whether Leopard is a good idea depends on the spec of your G4.

Jan 5, 2008, 08:46 PM
stick with tiger. upgrade or max out the ram would be best. also what kind of video card is installed, does it have vga or dvi?