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Revision to iMac G5 20" Model A1076

Walter Galan

[title|iMac G5 20" Model A1076 Repair]
 
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== Troubleshooting ==
 
There are no troubleshooting guides for the iMac G5 20" Model A1076 at this time.
 
== Guides ==
 
[guidelist|iMac G5 20" Model A1076]
 
== Parts ==
 
Use the guides to replace your faulty hardware once you've purchased the [productlist|Mac|iMac G5 20" Model A1076|iMac G5 20" Model A1076 parts] you need.
 
== Upgrades ==
 
You can cost-effectively upgrade a number of components in the iMac G5 20" Model A1076.
 
* '''Memory:''' If your iMac is still running with only the stock RAM, [guide|872|upgrading] with [product|IF111-035|1 GB] of RAM will provide a dramatic performance boost at minimal cost.
* '''Hard Drive:''' 80, 160, 250, or 400 GB hard drives came standard with the iMac G5 20" Model A1076. You can [guide|873|upgrade] the drive up to [product|IF107-083|1 TB].
* '''Optical Drive:''' The optical drive can easily be [guide|946|upgraded] to an [product|IF153-092|8x SuperDrive].
 
== Identification and Background ==
[image|12782|caption=iMac G5 20" Model A1076]
 
You can verify that you have a iMac G5 20" Model A1076 by checking the processor information through "About This Mac" in the Apple menu. Use the [link|/info/ID-your-Mac|ID your Mac] page to identify your machine.
 
[summary]The iMac G5 20" Model A1076 was introduced on October 12, 2005 .[/summary]
 
The iMac G5 was a series of desktop Macintosh computers designed and built by Apple Inc. using the PowerPC chip architecture. It was the last line of iMac computers that used a PowerPC chip, making it the last of the iMacs that could run Mac OS (Classic) applications.
 
== Additional Information ==
* [[Troubleshoot|iFixit: List of Troubleshooting Guides]]
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/iMac_G5|Wikipedia: iMac G5]
* [http://mactracker.dreamhosters.com/|Mactracker: Application with Apple Product Specs]
* [http://www.everymac.com/|EveryMac: Online Apple Product Specs]