First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.
Hollywood on the desktop
- — 18 January, 2000 14:38
Apple's iMac DV Special Edition comes in a clear Graphite-coloured enclosure and includes:
400MHz G3 processor
4x-speed slot-load DVD-ROM drive with DVD video playbackHarman Kardon sound systemRAGE 128 VR graphics card with 8MB SDRAM and AGP2XBuilt-in V.90 56Kbps modem, 10/100Base-T and two USB ports128MB SDRAM13GB Ultra ATA hard driveTwo 400Mbps FireWire portsiMovie software uses iMac's built-in FireWire port to digitally transfer the video from your digital camcorder into your iMac. Next, iMovie lets you rearrange clips, add special effects like cross-dissolves and scrolling titles, as well as music soundtracks and even sound effects. Users can save their movie on iMac's hard drive, or send it back to the camcorder to make copies on digital or VHS videotape. They can even send the movie to friends and family over the Internet.iMac is engineered to work without a fan, making it one of the quietest computers around. If you also want to get on the Internet, an enhanced Internet Setup Assistant and 100 hours of Internet access is available for a $10 registration fee.iMac DV Special EditionPrice: $2995Phone: 13 3622 URL: www.apple.com.au