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CNET says:

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With two dual-core CPUs and workstation-level graphics, the Power Mac G5 Quad is the burliest, fastest Mac to date, but it may soon become obsolete because Apple's move to Intel CPUs is already underway. quote


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Critic reviews

8.3
3 reviews
  • Speed and features
    9.5
  • Design and form factor
    9.5
  • Expandability
  • Noise
    6.0
  • Size and weight
    6.0
  • Power consumption

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8.3
3 reviews
  • Speed and features | 1 comment
    9.0
  • Design and form factor
    10
  • Expandability
    6.0
  • Noise
    8.0
  • Size and weight
    5.0
  • Power consumption
    5.0
8.0
CNET Jan 19, 2006

With two dual-core CPUs and workstation-level graphics, the Power Mac G5 Quad is the burliest, fastest Mac to date, but it may soon become obsolete because Apple's move to Intel CPUs is already underway.

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9.0
PC Advisor Feb 6, 2006

Apple's brand-new flagship supercomputer is just that: super. While we average PC users may baulk at the cost and wonder why some of the base specifications are so 2003, regular Power Mac users will be salivating at the prospect.

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8.0
drwedge drwedge

I've had this computer for maybe four years or so. It supports two hard drives for a total of 1TB of storage and up to 8 GB of RAM. Performance-wise, it's a good computer. The fans are loud, though. My only real gripe is that I've had to replace the power supply twice. That...

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9.0
cammiso94 cammiso94

i have specs posted as a comment. i bid on this machine at a police auction. got it for $456! this machine is great for doing any 3D rendering and editing video. i use FCP6 and cs5.5 on it. works great, love it.

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