[rescue] Powerbook Pismo G3 vs G4 upgrade?

Thomas Gallaway rescue at port11.net
Sat Dec 20 18:07:58 CST 2003

He is doing a lot of audio editing. Not video. Mainly he is using
propellerheads reason and other audio applications that actually
use the CPU a lot.

By the way he did grab it for $300.

On Nov 18, 2003, at 6:11 PM, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:

> On Tue, 18 Nov 2003, Thomas Gallaway wrote:
>> A friend of mine rescued this one for cheap and we are trying to 
>> figure
>> out he should put a g3 900mhz or a g4 500mhz in there? Any 
>> suggestions?
> Unless you have applications that will make use of Altivec, the G3 will
> probably be faster.  Congratulate him on the Pismo.  They're fine
> machines--decently fast and rugged as all get-out.  Also, you can't 
> beat
> loading up with two batteries and spending ALL DAY hacking out in the
> park without lugging anything else around.
> -- 
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