March 2014 Vintage and Obsolete information

Vintage products are those that were discontinued more than five and less than seven years ago. Apple has discontinued hardware service for vintage products. Service providers cannot order parts for vintage products.

Obsolete products are those that were discontinued more than seven years ago. Apple has discontinued all hardware service for obsolete products with no exceptions. Service providers cannot order parts for obsolete products.

Now that we have provided you with all the information about Vintage and Obsolete products, the next step is to figure out what to do with it. Sewelltech can take care of this for you! We can take out your hard drive and recycle the machine at no cost to you.

We highly recommended that your Mac be replaced every 4 years to ensure that it does not become a “vintage victim.” If you own a business, or use your computer for business, it is imperative to avoid downtime…after all, time is money!

If you have found yourself in this situation, contact us today for a competitive quote. We offer a year free of our own Sewelltech Online Backup (SOB) with any computer/applecare purchase and will have you back up and running in no time!

Portable Computers Desktop Computers Peripherals
MacBook (13-inch)
MacBook (13-inch Late 2006)
MacBook (13-inch, Mid 2007)
MacBook (13-inch, Late 2007)
MacBook (13-inch, Early 2008)
MacBook Pro (15-inch Core 2 Duo)
MacBook Pro (17-inch Core 2 Duo)
MacBook Pro (15-inch Glossy)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.4/2.2GHz)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, 2.4GHz)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2008)
iMac G5 (20-inch)
iMac G5 ALS (20-inch)
iMac (17-inch, Late 2006)
iMac (20-inch, Late 2006)
iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007)
iMac (24-inch, Mid 2007)
iMac (24-inch)
Mac mini (Late 2006)
Mac Pro
Xserve RAID (SFP Late 2004)
Xserve G5 (January 2005)
Xserve (Late 2006)
AirPort Express Base Station
AirPort Extreme 802.11n (1st Gen)
Apple Studio Display 17
Cinema Display (20-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Cinema Display (23-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Cinema Display (30-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Cinema Display (23-inch, DVI Early 2007)

 

Macintosh Products Obsolete in the U.S. and in Asia-Pacific/Canada/Europe/Japan/Latin America

Portable ComputersDesktop ComputersPeripheralsiBook (14.1 LCD 16 VRAM)
iBook (14.1 LCD 32 VRAM)
iBook (14.1 LCD 900 MHz 32VRAM)
iBook (16 VRAM)
iBook (Opaque 16 VRAM)
iBook (32 VRAM)
iBook (800 MHz 32 VRAM)
iBook (900 MHz 32 VRAM)
iBook Special Edition (FireWire)
iBook G4
iBook G4 (14-inch)
iBook G4 (Early 2004)
iBook G4 (14-inch Early 2004)
iBook G4 (12-inch Late 2004)
iBook G4 (14-inch Late 2004)
iBook G4 (12-inch Mid 2005)
iBook G4 (14-inch Mid 2005)
MacBook Pro [original]
MacBook Pro (17-inch)
PowerBook G4 (12-inch)
PowerBook G4 (12-inch DVI)
PowerBook G4 (12-inch 1.33Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (12-inch 1.5Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (15-inch Double-Layer SD)
PowerBook G4 (17-inch Double-Layer SD)
PowerBook G4 (15-inch FW800)
PowerBook G4 (17-inch)
PowerBook G4 (17-inch 1.33Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (1GHz/867MHz)
PowerBook G4 (DVI)
PowerBook G4 (15-inch 1.5/1.33Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (17-inch 1.5Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (15-inch 1.67/1.5Ghz)
PowerBook G4 (17-inch 1.67Ghz)eMac [original]
eMac (ATI Graphics)
eMac (USB 2.0)
eMac (2005)
iMac G5 (17-inch iSight)
iMac (17-inch, Early 2006)
iMac (20-inch, Early 2006)
iMac (17-inch, Mid 2006 )
iMac G5 (20-inch iSight)
iMac G5 (17-inch)
iMac G5 ALS (17-inch)
iMac (Flat Panel)
iMac (17-inch Flat Panel)
iMac (17-inch Flat Panel , 1GHz))
iMac (Flat Panel 2003)
iMac (Summer 2000)
iMac (Summer 2000) DV
iMac (Summer 2000) DV Special Edition
iMac (Summer 2001)
iMac (USB 2.0)
iMac 233 MHz
Mac mini [original]
Mac mini (Late 2005)
Mac mini (Early 2006)
Macintosh Server G4 (AGP Graphics)
Macintosh Server G4 (Gigabit Ethernet)
Macintosh Server G4 (Mirrored Drive Doors)
Macintosh Server G4 (QuickSilver 2002)
Power Mac G4 (AGP Graphics)
Power Mac G4 (Gigabit Ethernet)
Power Mac G4 (FW 800)
PowerMac G4 (Mirrored Drive Door 2003)
Power Mac G4 (Mirrored Drive Doors)
Power Mac G4 (Quicksilver)
Power Mac G4 (QuickSilver 2002)
Power Mac G4 (QuickSilver 2002ED)
Power Mac G4 Cube
Power Mac G5 [original]
Power Mac G5 (June 2004)
Power Mac G5 (Late 2004)
Power Mac G5 (Early 2005)
Power Mac G5 (Late 2005)
Xserve [original]
Xserve (Cluster Node)
Xserve RAID
Xserve RAID (SFP)
Xserve (Slot Load)
Xserve G5Airport Extreme Base Station [original]
Airport Extreme Base Station (Early 2003)
Airport Base Station (Dual Ethernet)
Apple Cinema Display ADC
Apple Cinema Display (20-inch)
Apple Cinema Display (20-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema Display (23-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema Display (30-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema HD Display (23-inch)
Apple Cinema HD Display (30-inch)
Apple Studio Display 15 ADC
Apple Studio Display 17 LCD
Apple Studio Display 17 ADC