Leopard on a Powerbook?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by cujoca, Oct 16, 2007.

  1. macrumors regular

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    #1
    Hi everyone!

    I was just wondering if leopard would run "well" on a 1.67 GHZ G4 Powerbook? It has 1 GB of Ram and either 64 or 128 mb of vram (can't remember it's my brothers!). I know it exceeds the minimum specs, but i was just wondering if I'll be able to get the most out of Leopard on my Powerbook?

    Thanks in advance!(hope it made sense)
     
  2. Retired

    psychofreak

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    May 16, 2006
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    London
    #2
    It will run fine, but increasing the RAM would be good...
     
  3. macrumors 603

    iSaint

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    #3
    I'm going to get it for my 1.67 PB. I have 2gig of RAM.
     
  4. macrumors 6502

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    Dec 6, 2006
    #4
    It will run.

    Yes, that just about sums it up.

    It won't run anywhere near as fast as it would on its target platform, e.g. x86_64, but it will run.

    Core Animation will run, just don't expect the mind blowing animation quality you see on the tech demos, those are some monstrously powerful boxes.
     

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