“With major updates to iMac, and a refresh of our MacBook and MacBook Pro lines, the Mac is stronger than ever,” said John Ternus, VP, Hardware Engineering at Apple. “Today iMac gets a huge graphics performance increase, faster CPU performance, Thunderbolt 3 and a brighter Retina display with support for 1 billion colors. We’re also increasing CPU and SSD speed on MacBook, adding faster processors and making faster graphics standard on our 15-inch MacBook Pro and introducing a new $1,299 (US) 13-inch MacBook Pro.”
Apple has added a slew of awesome features to its updated line of iMac, which now boasts three times more powerful graphics, faster processors, Thunderbolt 3 and brighter Retina display. iMac is now the best companion for those who produce virtual reality content as the new enhanced device will have retina 4K display and discrete graphics (21.5-inch iMac).
Apple has packed incredible features in an unbelievably thin and seamless case; industry experts believe that iMac sets the gold standard for desktops. For content creators, iMac is the ultimate choice as it provides impressive performance for 3D graphics, video editing, and gaming.
Now the updated iMac will be equipped with faster Kaby Lake processors up to 4.2GHz and Turbo Boost up to 4.5 GHz. The new iMac will have twice the memory power as the previous generation. Apple will provide Fusion Drive in all its standard 27-inch configurations and the high-end 21.5-inch iMac. Additionally, Apple introduces 50% faster SSD storage options; iMac comes with Thunderbolt 3, which is touted as the most powerful and versatile port ever.
The innovative Radeon Pro 500-series graphics with up to 8GB or vRAM will empower the graphics on iMacs. Users will experience three times faster performance on 21.5-inch models of iMac; and 27-inch models will deliver 50% faster performance.
Feel t:he best Mac display ever on your iMac, which is now 43% brighter at 500 nits and support for 1 billion colurs. Get ready to enjoy vibrant and real viewing experience.
iMac 21.5-inch @ $1099
iMac 21.5-inch (4K) @ $1299
iMac 27-inch (5K) @ $1799