FS: 1ghz G4 Cube, 1.28 Ram, 120 Gig HD

Discussion in 'Marketplace Archive 1 (Posts count)' started by PuNkErX, Nov 18, 2004.

  1. macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004

    I have a g4 cube, that has been upgraded with a powerlogix kit, used to be 450mhz g4.

    still has plastic wrapped around it. It's in immaculate condition.

    here's a quick rundown of the specs

    1 GHZ g4 processor, it has a 2 meg l3 cache
    2 sticks of 512 ram
    1 stick of 256 ram
    120 gig 7200 rpm harddrive.
    internal slot load dvd-rom
    internal quiet fan to keep the heat down

    here is a list of whats included:

    the cube, obviously
    USB keyboard
    USB Mouse.
    Firewire 48x CD-RW drive
    Apple round speakers
    the old 450 mhz daughterboard card.
    apples Original discs
    firewire to SCSI connector
    and probably some other stuff.
    OS 10.3 Original CD's

    I'm looking to sell this for something a little more portable, a 12" 1.33ghz Powerbook :D

    I am working on a deal for the Powerbook, so all I need is cash,

    Ive seen similar systems go for about 800 - 900 bucks on ebay, without all the extra stuff.

    So I'm looking for around 1000 shipped in the USA for everything.

    I have plenty of references, but I can do escrow.


  2. macrumors 6502a


    Jul 15, 2004
    Daddy said not to talk to strangers
    Why not just list it on eBay? and you can update people here on how well its going, you might get a good price.
  3. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004
    I will end up doing that if it doesn't sell here first.

    I'd rather not have to deal through ebay, but if the need be, then I will.

    Thanks for the suggestion though.

  4. macrumors 6502a


    Jul 15, 2004
    Daddy said not to talk to strangers
    Just list it there and have a high resirve price you dont have to sell it untill you get more then what you want. I would buy it off your hand but i am looking for more highend stuff.
  5. macrumors 6502a


    Aug 19, 2004
    Philadelphia, PA
    would you consider selling just the cube, mouse, and keyboard?
  6. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004
    How much do you think it's worth?

    I'll do it, since i can probably find something to do with the rest of the stuff.


  7. macrumors 65816


    Jun 10, 2003
    You might also try the CubeOwner forums if you don't get enough interest here. It's a great site for Cube fans in general.
  8. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004
  9. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004
    Another Price Drop


    Here is the deal, I need about 850 more dollars for my powerbook fund. If I can get 850 after shipping, paypal fees, etc. I will be in good shape, lol.

    So new price is 850 plus shipping and paypal fees.


  10. macrumors regular

    Apr 17, 2004
    can a cube do dual monitors?

    edit: could you also run XBench just for amusment?
  11. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004
    As of now it won't be able to do dual monitors, but you may be able to upgrade the video card to something that will, I'll have to try and look into that.

    and here is the Xbench,

    Results 118.72
    System Info
    Xbench Version 1.1.3
    System Version 10.3.6 (7R28)
    Physical RAM 1280 MB
    Model PowerMac5,1
    Processor PowerPC G4 @ 1.00 GHz
    Version 7455 (Apollo) v2.1
    L1 Cache 32K (instruction), 32K (data)
    L2 Cache 256K @ 500 MHz
    L3 Cache 2048K
    Bus Frequency 100 MHz
    Video Card ATY,Rage128Pro
    Drive Type ST3120026A
    CPU Test 120.11
    GCD Loop 114.31 4.46 Mops/sec
    Floating Point Basic 119.59 432.48 Mflop/sec
    AltiVec Basic 121.93 3.54 Gflop/sec
    vecLib FFT 123.87 1.92 Gflop/sec
    Floating Point Library 121.30 4.86 Mops/sec
    Thread Test 88.28
    Computation 63.71 860.12 Kops/sec, 4 threads
    Lock Contention 143.71 1.80 Mlocks/sec, 4 threads
    Memory Test 98.30
    System 151.63
    Allocate 636.04 414.89 Kalloc/sec
    Fill 212.03 1687.76 MB/sec
    Copy 74.10 370.48 MB/sec
    Stream 72.72
    Copy 72.23 528.00 MB/sec [altivec]
    Scale 72.12 532.22 MB/sec [altivec]
    Add 72.54 464.27 MB/sec [altivec]
    Triad 74.03 452.35 MB/sec [altivec]
    Quartz Graphics Test 123.31
    Line 95.92 2.44 Klines/sec [50% alpha]
    Rectangle 110.98 7.81 Krects/sec [50% alpha]
    Circle 114.94 2.65 Kcircles/sec [50% alpha]
    Bezier 130.54 1.42 Kbeziers/sec [50% alpha]
    Text 210.49 3.43 Kchars/sec
    OpenGL Graphics Test 146.30
    Spinning Squares 146.30 102.38 frames/sec
    User Interface Test 189.02
    Elements 189.02 60.80 refresh/sec
    Disk Test 112.32
    Sequential 125.80
    Uncached Write 124.45 51.88 MB/sec [4K blocks]
    Uncached Write 125.36 51.34 MB/sec [256K blocks]
    Uncached Read 125.50 19.87 MB/sec [4K blocks]
    Uncached Read 127.94 51.69 MB/sec [256K blocks]
    Random 101.45
    Uncached Write 86.64 1.30 MB/sec [4K blocks]
    Uncached Write 105.60 23.82 MB/sec [256K blocks]
    Uncached Read 100.96 0.67 MB/sec [4K blocks]
    Uncached Read 117.49 24.18 MB/sec [256K blocks]
  12. thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 16, 2004

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