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iMac -- Apple has revamped its iMac lineup with faster processors and graphics

29-Mar-2016

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Apple announced upgrades to its iMac and Mac Pro lineups, and introduced a new 27-inch Cinema Display.

iMac -- The iMac "Core i7" 4.0 27-Inch Aluminum (Retina 5K, Late 2015/Skylake) features a 14-nm "Skylake" Quad Core 4.0 GHz Intel "Core i7" processor (6700K) with fourindependent processor "cores" on a single chip, an 8 MB shared level 3 cache, 8 GB of 1867 MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM (PC3-14900) installed in pairs (two 4 GB modules), a 1 TB or 2 TB "Fusion Drive," and an AMD Radeon R9 M390 or AMD Radeon R9 M395 graphics processor with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 memory. It also has a built-in "FaceTime HD" webcam and stereo speakers.

The 21.5-inch and 27-inch models remain the standard form factors for the iMac, with the smaller model offered in three separate processor configurations, and the larger model offered in 3 as well. The base configurations and their respective configure-to-order options are as follows:


*21.5-inch ($1,699): 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 2.7Ghz, 1TB hard drive, Intel HD Graphics 6000 with 8GB RAM and 1920 x 1080 sRGB Display.

*21.5-inch ($1,999): 2.8 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 3.3Ghz, 1TB hard drive, Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 with 8GB RAM and 1920 x 1080 sRGB Display.

*21.5-inch ($2,299): 3.1 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 3.6Ghz, 1TB hard drive, Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 with 8GB RAM and Retina 4k 4096 x 2304 P3 Display.


*27-inch ($2,799): 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 3.6Ghz, 1TB hard drive, AMD Radeon R9 M380 with 2GB Video Memory, 8GB RAM (up to 32GB) and Retina 5k 5120 x 2880 P3 Display.

*27-inch ($3,099): 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 3.6Ghz, (or up to 4.2GHz i7), 1TB Fusion drive, AMD Radeon R9 M390 with 2GB Video Memory, 8GB RAM (up to 32GB), and Retina 5k 5120 x 2880 P3 Display.

*27-inch ($3,599): 3.3 GHz Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost to 3.9Ghz (or up to 4.2GHz i7), 1TB hard drive, AMD Radeon R9 M380 with 2GB Video Memory, 8GB RAM (up to 32GB) and Retina 5k 5120 x 2880 P3 Display.