RS/6000 Announcement Letters

MCA Based Systems

7006 Series Graphics Workstations

41T CPU Planar 80 MHz PowerPC 601 194-146
41W CPU Planar 80 MHz PowerPC 601 194-146
42T CPU Planar 120 MHz PowerPC 604 195-183
42W CPU Planar 120 MHz PowerPC 604 195-183

7007 Notebook Workstation

N40 CPU Planar 50 MHz PowerPC 601 194-235

7008 POWERstation

M20 CPU Planar 33 MHz POWER 193-016
M2A CPU Planar 33 MHz POWER 193-016

7009 Compact Server

C10 CPU board 80 MHz PowerPC 601 194-142
C20 CPU board 120 MHz PowerPC 604 195-184

7010 Xstation

120 CPU Planar 8 MHz 80186 190-027-1 120 / 130 use 190-027, but letters are different!
130 CPU Planar 12.5 MHz 80C186 190-027
140 CPU Planar 33 MHz LSI R33020 193-273
150 CPU Planar Motorola 88110 193-018
160 CPU Planar 66 MHz PowerPC 603 195-027

7011 Series

220 Planar 33MHz RSC 192-003
22G Planar 33MHz RSC 192-003
22S Planar 33MHz RSC ZG92-0205 POWERserver with more memory?
22W Planar 33MHz RSC 192-003
230 Planar 45MHz RSC 193-128
23E Planar 45MHz RSC 220 / 22G / 22W > 23E 193-128
23S Planar 45MHz RSC 193-128
23T Planar 45MHz RSC 193-128
23W Planar 45MHz RSC 193-128
250 Planar 66MHz PPC 601 193-271
25E Planar 66MHz PPC 601 220 / 230 > 25E 193-271
25F Planar 80MHz PPC 601 Also all 2xx > 25F 194-236
25S Planar 66MHz PPC 601 193-271
25T Planar 66MHz PPC 601 193-271
25W Planar 66MHz PPC 601 193-271

7012 -3xx and -Gxx Models

Note: All 7012-3xx Announcement letters are fixed. 13 June 2016

320 CPU Board 20MHz Power 190-020
32E CPU Board 25MHz board 191-024 (32E - 320 updated with 32H board)
32H CPU Board 25MHz Power 191-024
340 CPU board 33MHz Power 192-004
34H CPU board 41MHz Power 193-202
350 CPU board 41MHz Power 192-004
360 CPU board 50MHz Power 193-014
36T CPU board 50MHz Power 193-129
370 CPU board 62MHz Power 193-014
37T CPU board 62MHz Power 193-129

Models 355, 365, 375 Planar
355 CPU board 41MHz Power 193-012
365 CPU board 50MHz Power 193-012
375 CPU board 62MHz Power 193-012

Models 380 and 390 Planar
380 CPU board 59MHz Power2 194-141
390 CPU board 67MHz Power2 194-141
39H CPU board 67MHz Power2 195-025
397 CPU Planar 160MHz P2SC 197-267

7013 Series

Note: The 7013 uses a CPU Planar, not a CPU Card (Except 55L!).

520 190-021
52H 192-005
530 190-021
53E 191-186
53H 191-186
540 190-022
550 190-187
55E 41MHz Power 190-187 530/540 > 550
55L 193-130 Note: Only 7013 to use a CPU Card!
55S 41MHz Power 190-187 540 > 550
560 192-006
56F 192-006 Typo? Letter calls it 560F...
570 50MHz POWER 193-013
57F 193-013 52H/53H > 570
580 62.5MHz POWER 192-242
58F 62.5MHz POWER 192-242 53H/550/560 > 580
58H 55MHz POWER2 193-272
590 66MHz POWER2 193-272
591 77MHz POWER2 195-237
595 135MHz P2SC 196-245
59H 66MHz POWER2 194-143

7013 -Jxx Series

J01 Expansion Cabinet
J30 (Dual) 75 MHz PowerPC 601 194-322
J40 (Dual) 112 MHz PowerPC 604 196-156
J50 (Dual) 200 MHz PowerPC 604e 197-063

7015 Series

930 CPU Board 25 MHz POWER 190-024
950 CPU Board 41 MHz POWER 191-025
95E CPU Board 41 MHz POWER 191-025 930 converted to 950
970 CPU Board 50 MHz POWER 192-090
97B CPU Board 50 MHz POWER 193-015
97E CPU Board 50 MHz POWER 192-090 930, 950 and 95E converted to 970
97F
98B CPU Board 62 MHz POWER 193-015
98E
98F
990 CPU Board 72 MHz POWER2 193-270 97B and 98B convert to 990
99E CPU Board 72 MHz POWER2 193-270 970, 97E, 980, and 98E convert to 99E
99F CPU Board 72 MHz POWER2 193-270 930, 950, 95E, 97F and 98F convert to 99F.
99J
99K

7015 -Rxx Series

R00 System Rack
R10 CPU Planar 50 MHz POWER
R20 CPU Planar 66 MHz POWER2
R21 CPU Planar 77 MHz POWER2 195-230
R24 CPU Planar 72 MHz POWER2
R30 CPU Board Dual 75 MHz PowerPC 601 194-323 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
R3U CPU Board Dual 75 MHz PowerPC 601 194-323 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
R40 CPU Board Dual 112 MHz PowerPC 604 196-157 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
R4U CPU Board Dual 112 MHz PowerPC 604 196-157 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
R50 CPU Board Dual 200 MHz PowerPC 604e 197-064 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
R5U CPU Board Dual 200 MHz PowerPC 604e 197-064 (HTML, PDF unavailable)
   R5U includes same enclosure as R50 but supports 900 series model configurations.

7030 Workstation

397 CPU Planar 160 MHz P2SC 197-273
3AT CPU Board 59 MHz POWER2 194-140
3BT CPU Board 67 MHz POWER2 194-140
3CT CPU Board 67 MHz POWER2 195-026

7202 Expansion Rack (?)

900

SP Nodes

Arch. Feature Description

9072 (?)

SP-MCA 2001 62 MHz Thin Node
SP-MCA 2002 66 MHz Thin Node
SP-MCA 2003 66 MHz Wide Node
SP-MCA 2004 66 MHz Thin Node
SP-MCA RPQ 66 MHz Wide (59H)
SP-MCA 2005 77 MHz Wide Node
SP-MCA 2006 112 MHz High Node
SP-MCA 2007 135 MHz Wide Node
SP-MCA 2008 120 MHz Thin Node
SP-MCA 2009 200 MHz High Node
SP-MCA 2022 160 MHz Thin Node

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