Don't forget the portables. The iBooks and the PowerBooks are dead silent (until the fans come on, that is, but that's also the case with the minis).tjwett said:I think the only current Mac you'll find is close to whisper quiet would be the Mac mini.
I dont have any trouble sleeping just a few feet from my PowerMac. Sometimes its running Handbrake (DVD -> XVid/H.264 program) and I can hear it, but I personally have no probs sleeping through it!jc0481 said:Just wondering if anybody has a powermac g5 and are they whisper quiet?? I hope somebody has some information as I am looking into buying one.Thanks
The same case here. Even when running heavy-duty games (ie- Doom III) my Power Mac G5 is still very quite compared to my former peecee (running m$ Word ).Patch^ said:Its when applications such as FCP, After Affects and Games when the fans can become a bit loud and even when they do it's considerably quiet compared to my old PC.
A friend of mine has a Rev D PB 17" and no matter what you give it....It stays dead silent...........I have never heard the fansMitthrawnuruodo said:Don't forget the portables. The iBooks and the PowerBooks are dead silent (until the fans come on, that is, but that's also the case with the minis).