Apple PowerBook G3 — Digi 002 PT5/OS9

Apple PowerBook G3 — Digi 002

With Pro Tools LE Version 5.3.2 for Mac OS 9

Apple PowerBook G3 Laptop Computers Supported

The following PowerBook G3, "Pismo" models with built-in FireWire ports are supported with Digi 002:

PowerBook G3 Model



PowerBook G3/400 FW
400 MHz (G3)
PowerBook G3/400 FW
500 MHz (G3)

Additional Requirements

Mac OS 9.2.2 Required

  • See Mac OS Requirements
  • OS X is not supported with Pro Tools 5.x
  • Classic Mode under OS X is also not supported, you must choose Mac OS 9.2.2 as your startup system either in your Startup Disk Control Panel or by holding down the Option key during startup to use Pro Tools 5.x

External Diskette Drive

Although not required with Pro Tools installation, a Digidesign-qualified external diskette drive may be required for installation of some plug-ins and optional software applications.

Hard Drives — Audio Storage Requirements

Although limited recording and playback of audio tracks may be possible using the internal drive in the PowerBook, a separate dedicated audio hard drive is highly recommended for maximum performance and track count.

Firewire Hard Drives

Additional Information

See also: Getting Started with Digi 002 Guide and the Pro Tools LE 5.3.2 Read Me documents in the Support > Tech Support > Technical Document Library and included with Digi 002 systems.