09-29-2006, 11:31 PM #1antjessopukGuest12.1" G3 and G4 screen identical?
I've just got my first mac. A very cheap 1ghz 12" iBook with a cracked screen.
I used to be a pc engineer so replacing it isn't a problem. However, I am unsure which screens will be compatible. Will any 12" ibook screen work, even if it is from a G3?
Ant - FINALLY A MAC USER, WOOHOO!!!
09-30-2006, 01:42 AM #2
No. You will have to get the LCD designed for the G4. The connections are very similar, yet different enough to not work.__________________________________________________
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10-01-2006, 04:07 PM #3ecapdevilleGuest
It will work!!!
I changed the screen of my old G3 500Mhz 12inch ibook with a 12" screen from a G4 ibook with a burned Motherboard, worked great!!!!!! :doctor:
10-01-2006, 07:43 PM #4antjessopukGuest
I wonder if it works the other way round? Were the connectors the same?
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