The new kit works with iMac clocked at 233MHz or 333MHz (tray loading unit iMac). The processor will work with all versions of Mac OS X, although Daystar indicates that due to the lack of a FireWire interface on such systems, the XPOSTFACTO software must be installed first before Mac OS X 10.4 “Tiger “Or the next version” Leopard “.
The update is user-installable and takes about 30 minutes to complete, according to Daystar. All necessary parts and instructions are included with the product. On the other hand, the update does not require the application of any firmware update. The product also includes Daystar’s XLR8 MAChSpeed Control software.