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    Oct 27, 2009
    Powerbook 1.67 GHZ G4 & Photoshop
    How well would this Mac run Photoshop & Illustrator?

    Powerbook Aluminum 1.67 GHZ, Leopard (10.5), 2 GB Ram, 100 GB Hard Drive

    I am new to the Mac world. Thx, Steve

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    Feb 02, 2004
    I have that same machine and it runs the CS3 suite with no issues.
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    Oct 28, 2009
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    Late 2009 MBP 15 Inch, iPhone 4, iPad 2
    This might help...

    I had a 4 year old sony viao that ran DW, & PhotoShop with a 1.86ghz pen. M processor, 1GB ram, a 100GB hard drive at who knows what speed, and I don't know my graphics card... (I still have it lol)

    Anyway, it ran them for the most just fine. I did have some speed issues that I def. Noticed but never had any majors problems. 4 years and still on the original hard drive, never upgraded ram or anything.

    I think you'll be just fine until you start having to save a ton of images, vidoes etc...then you might run into a few speed and storage issues I think.

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