Introduction to Power Mac G5 -- Single Processor Developer Note

This developer note describes the single processor, 64-bit Power Mac G5. The note provides information about the internal design of the computer, its input-output and expansion capabilities, and issues affecting compatibility.

This developer note is intended to help hardware and software developers design products that are compatible with the Macintosh products described here. If you are not already familiar with Macintosh computers or if you would simply like additional technical information, refer to Appendix A, Supplemental Reference Documents, for additional information.

Organization of This Document

The information is arranged in four chapters and two appendixes: