Enter the new iBook.
One clever Observer, John Gettler, has put together a very interesting comparison between a number of Appleis portable machines, including the PowerBook G4 and new iBook. According to Mr. Gettler:
If you calculate the cubic volume of space of Appleis greatest laptops:
Titanium Powerbook G4:
1.0 x 13.4 x 9.5 = 127 cu in
1.35 x 11.2 x 9.1 = 137 cu in
2400c: (here is the point that will have Japanese users in a buying frenzy)
1.9 x 10.5 x 10.5 = 209 cu in
Powerbook G3 Pismo:
1.7 x 10.4 x 12.7 = 224 cu in
Old iBook: (still useful data even though the case is rounded) 1.8 x 13.5 x 11.6 = 281 cu in
The new iBook is 48% of the size of the old iBook;
The new iBook is 65% of the size of the 2400c;
The Titanium is 56% of the size of the Pismo.
Just goes to show how amazing both of Appleis new laptops are! Go Apple!
Great work guys!
This does indeed add some perspective to the amazing technological achievement of Appleis latest consumer portable.