Now I'm hearing that FireWire is gone completely from the new Intel iBooks that are coming next month, but its loss should come as a surprise to no one, given Apple's moves of late. A little birdy told me that the new Intel PowerBooks will lose FireWire 400 completely and retain only one FireWire 800 port as a concession to video professionals.
Intel-based Apple iBooks won't feature FireWire
Posted on Sunday, December 11 2005 @ 2:51 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
ZDNet heard Apple will drop FireWire support on its new Intel-based iBooks that are coming next month.