G3 Chips

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Dr. No, Apr 12, 2006.

  1. macrumors regular

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    I have some old PowerPC G3 350 MHz processors pulled from blue and white towers.

    Will they operate in beige desktops??


    I have a 233 MHz G3 beige desktop, and it would be nice to upgrade the processor.
     
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    Spock

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    With the proper jumper setting I think they will work
     
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    SmurfBoxMasta

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    yep, they'll just run @ multiples of 66mhz (233, 366 ect ) instead of the B&W's 50mhz (350, 400 ect)
     
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    dmw007

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    Yes, I believe that as Spock has said, all you need to do is adjust the jumper settings and your G3 should work.
     
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    Spock

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