National Geographic : 1994 Jun
The typical business PC requires at least some knowledge of complicated computer code. Serious? Yes. Fun? Hardly. All ittakes is apath command error or an AUTOEXEC.BAT file to send you or your kids back to reruns on TV The typical business computer simply wasn't designed for families to use - so Apple went ahead and invented one that is: Apple" Macintosh Performa" Its a seriousbusiness computer Performa has all the power to run thousands of business programs, such as Lotus 1-2 -3 and WordPerfect. Itcan work .. with files from B~' a standard business PC* or files from a Performa run serious business software like Lotus 12-3, so you can gel seriouswork done in the comfort ofyour home. more done, and that's serious business. It'sa seriousfun computer Performa comes with extraordinary sound and video capabilities as stan dard equipment, as well as a talent for stunning graphics. So, unlike boring business computers, itcan play games that are nothing less than spectacular. Italso runs hundreds of thoroughly captivating learning programs. (Remember, more schools use Apple computers than any other kind of personal computer.) But Performa isa tremendous value as well. One affordable price includes all the software your family islikely to need. Some Performa models also include a fax/modem inthe basic price. Italso includes direct Apple toll-free phone support and afull year of in-home Plug in an ApplecD ' 300 drive. repair service (if andyourfamily can use the latest multimedia learningsoftware.Add the AppleDesig T PoweredSpeakers you ever need it): for even betliersound qualiy. So with Performa, your whole family issure to get the most enjoyable power on earth. The power to be your best Performa The Fa ily Maintos Perfornrm is aiailubleatBestBu' Bialurt.Brandlart Campo/Sound7ek. CircuitCit Darton'andHudsons.IncredibleUnirenire. ULe ere.NobodyBeatsthe 7IZOfficeDepot.Ofjicear.Silo. apples.lps. WORKplace am selectTheGoodGuys! r Montgome irrlandiU.S .Searslocations.Allyou needisAlacuntoshPCExciangeor SoftPCsoftware.Supportand servicecoverApplecomputersandperipheralbut notthird-parl sotrare(which usuallyhasis ownsupportpolice. ©1993Apple ComputerInc.AllrightsreservedAppletheApplelogo.Macintoshand "Thepowertobeyourbest"areregisteredtrademarksandAppleC)AppleDesign, MacintoshPCEchangeandPerformaaretrademarksofAppleComputer:Inc.Lotusand 1-2-3are registeredtrademarksofLotusDerelopmentCorporation. SofPCisa registeredtrademarkofInsigniaSolutionsInc. WordPerfect is a registeredtrademarkofWordPerfect Corporation.