Power Macintosh 7100
The PowerMac 7100 is based on the PowerPC 601 processor with available speeds of 66MHz and 80MHz.
8MB onboard RAM. The system is expandable to a total 136MB.
The PowerMac 7100 is a NuBus based Macintosh with three expansion slots. There is also Processor Direct Slot (PDS) expansion, typically used for a standard video card or AV card for the AV model.
- The PowerPC 601 processor is very fragile and putting too much weight on the heatsink may actually crack the CPU.
- The 7100 model in particular is said to have poor heatsink compound and the system will likely overheat unless the original compound has been cleaned and replaced.