Let the WWDC '05 Speculations Begin!

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by Aldaris, May 30, 2005.

  1. macrumors 65816


    Sep 7, 2004
    Salt Lake
    Okay I'm not going to bore the community with tales of PowerBook G5's (let's just say they will release it when we least expect it...) any way wasn't there something in the new Mac DVD Player App that supported a sound combination of 24.1 Speaker system... Hmmmm Unless anyone has 24 speakers plus a sub hooked up to their PowerMac's I'd like to throw out the idea (and hope) that Apple will release a HomeMac, that is similar to the MacMini for the exception of being more expandable/upgradeable, built in Apple DVR Support, AirPort Extreme of course, and Storage up to 500GB-starting at 250GB with other Networking options, 8x Superdrive in addition to FinalCut Express Standard- Okay maybe I'm dreaming but wouldn't we all like to see one of those sitting next to our 100" Home Cinema set-ups

    Now since the Mac/Apple Rumors have been dead for a few weeks, lets start the tempting thoughts-

    One Sidenote on this post- we all want a PBG5 But let's not get our hopes up... it was old last year... GET OFF THE POWERBOOK G5 HORSE AND SAVE IT- Thanks
  2. macrumors newbie

    Mar 31, 2005
    I am just going to wait and see what they release, hopefully some pretty cool stuff.

    And there is already a "new" thread started about PB G5's, so yeah, let's not turn THIS, into THAT.

    You're all smarter than me, think of cool stuff they could release.
  3. macrumors Penryn


    Dec 27, 2002
    Location Location
    Wow, its not like we have another thread just like this in this forum already or anything. [/sarcasm]
  4. macrumors 6502

    Feb 2, 2005
    United Kingdom
  5. macrumors 6502a

    law guy

    Jan 17, 2003
    Western Massachusetts
    I know searches don't always reveal the existing threads, but this one was within the top few of this Hardware forum:


    Then there's the new one tacked on to Arn's message (which didn't start out as a prediction thread, but just went that way so no hard time for Arn repeating)
  6. macrumors 604


    Mar 17, 2004
    My main predictions:

    1) Single core e600 G4 in an iBook at 1.33-1.5 GHz. The 1.5 GHz e600 runs at 10w btw.
    2) Possibly the dual core e600 G5 in a PowerBook at dual 1.0 or higher (dual 1.5 runs at 25w, it scales to 2 GHz).
    3) A high end PowerMac with quad processors or dual dual core. $3500 or $4000.
  7. macrumors 604


    Mar 8, 2005
    Washington D.C
    ebook 699, 1ghz and 1.2ghz laptop 11'' and 13''
    iBook update to 1.33 and 1.42
    iPod photo become ipod( only color screen ipods)
    iTunes becomes pay per month and u can still buy songs
    other small things
  8. macrumors 68000


    Jan 16, 2004
    London, England
    despite your best efforts this is still yet another powerbook G5 thread!

    so, move along! nothing to see here!

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