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imac G5 1.8GHz PPC upgrade

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by flatbluerabbit, Mar 2, 2009.

  1. macrumors newbie


    i recently bought a used imac g5 1.8ghz version 10.3.5.

    is there any way i can change the processor to an intel processor as i cant seem to upgrade my os (and a lot of other programs) running on the current version.

    help :/
  2. macrumors 6502


    That iMac can run 10.5 fine, though.
  3. macrumors 604

    Changing processors from PPC to Intel requires a full new motherboard and firmware.

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