March 2015 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 with Applecare purchase and will have you back up and running in no time!

Macintosh Products Vintage in the U.S
Portable Computers  Desktop Computers  Peripherals 
MacBook (13-inch)
MacBook (13-inch, Late 2007)
MacBook (13-inch, Early 2008)
MacBook (13-inch, Late 2008)
MacBook (13-inch, Aluminum, Late 2008)
MacBook (13-inch, Early 2009)
MacBook (13-inch, Mid 2009)
MacBook Air (original)
MacBook Air (Late 2008)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, Glossy)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.4/2.2GHz)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2008)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, Late 2008)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, 2.4GHz)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2008)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2009)
iMac G5 (20-inch)
iMac G5 ALS (20-inch)
iMac (17-inch, Late 2006 CD)
iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007)
iMac (24-inch, Mid 2007)
iMac (20-inch, Early 2008)
iMac (24-inch, Early 2008)
iMac (20-inch, Early 2009)
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009)
Mac mini (Mid 2007)
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Mac Pro
Mac Pro (Early 2008)
Xserve RAID (SFP Late 2004)
Xserve G5 (January 2005)
Xserve (Late 2006)
Xserve (Early 2008)
AirPort Extreme 802.11n (2nd generation)
AirPort Extreme 802.11n (3rd generation)
AirPort Express Base Station
Apple Cinema Display (20-inch, DVI, Early 2007)
Apple Cinema Display (23-inch, DVI, Early 2007)
Apple Studio Display 17
Time Capsule 802.11n (1st generation)
Time Capsule 802.11n (2nd generation)
Macintosh Products Obsolete in the U.S.
Portable Computers  Desktop Computers  Peripherals 
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 (13-inch, Late 2006)
MacBook (13-inch, Mid 2007)
MacBook Pro [original]
MacBook Pro (15-inch, Core 2 Duo)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Core 2 Duo)
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 (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 (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 (17-inch, Late 2006)
iMac (20-inch, Late 2006)
iMac (24-inch)
iMac G5 (20-inch, iSight)
iMac G5 (17-inch)
iMac G5 ALS (17-inch)
iMac 233 MHz
Mac mini [original]
Mac mini (Late 2005)
Mac mini (Early 2006)
Mac mini (Late 2006)
Power Mac G5 (June 2004)
Power Mac G5 (Late 2004)
Power Mac G5 (Early 2005)
Power Mac G5 (Late 2005)
Xserve G5
AirPort Extreme 802.11n (1st Gen)
Airport Extreme Base Station [original]
Apple Cinema Display (20-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema Display (23-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema Display (20-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Apple Cinema Display (23-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Apple Cinema Display (30-inch DVI)
Apple Cinema Display (30-inch DVI, Late 2005)
Apple Cinema HD Display (30-inch)
iSight
iPod Products Vintage in the U.S.
iPod Vintage
iPod classic [original 120GB]
iPod classic [original 80GB and 160GB]
iPod nano (3rd generation)
iPod nano (4th generation)
iPod touch (original)
iPod touch (2nd generation)
iSight
 iPod Products Obsolete in the U.S.
iPod Obsolete
iPod shuffle (original)
iPod shuffle (2nd generation)
iPod shuffle (2nd generation, Late 2007)
iPod shuffle (2nd generation, Late 2008)
iPod (5th Generation)
iPod (5th Generation U2)
iPod (5th Generation U2, Late 2006)
iPod color display
iPod photo (Early 2005)
iPod (Click Wheel)
iPod photo (original)
iPod mini
iPod nano (2nd generation)
iPod Hi-Fi

iPod (Scroll wheel) models:
iPod (5 GB)
iPod (5 GB Win)
iPod (5 GB Personalized)
iPod (5 GB Win, Personalized)
iPod (10 GB)
iPod (10 GB Personalized)

iPod (dock connector) models:
iPod (10 GB with Dock Connector)
iPod (10 GB with Dock Connector, Personalized)
iPod (15 GB with Dock Connector)
iPod (20 GB with Dock Connector)
iPod (30 GB with Dock Connector, Personalized)
iPod (30 GB with Dock Connector)
iPod (40 GB with Dock Connector)

iPod (Touch wheel) models:
iPod (10 GB Touchwheel)
iPod (20 GB Touchwheel)
iPod (10 GB Touchwheel, Win)
iPod (20 GB Touchwheel, Win)
iPod (10 GB Touchwheel, Personalized)
iPod (20 GB Touchwheel, Personalized)
iPod (20 GB Touchwheel, Win, Personalized)