Apple has launched an updated line of iMacs with faster processors, improved graphics, faster 802.11ac WiFi connectivity, and improved Flash storage. The new iMacs are now available from Apple’s online store.
The 21.5-inch iMac now starts with a 2.7GHz, quad-core Intel Core i5 processor and new Iris Pro graphics. The 21.5-inch can also be had with an i5 processor with up to 3.4GHz and Nvidia GeForce 700 series graphics.
The 27-inch model starts with a 3.2GHz quad-core processor and Nvidia GeForce 700 graphics, but it can also be had with a 3.4GHz CPU.
Finally, the most demanding users can get the 3.5GHz processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M series graphics with up to 4GB of video memory.
All iMacs now support the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard, and start with 8GB of memory and a 1TB hard drive. Those can be upgraded to up to 32GB of memory and a hard drive with up to 3TB of storage.
As for the pricing, the cheapest 21.5-inch iMac costs $1,299, while the model with a 2.9GHz processor and Nvidia GeForce GT 750M graphics goes for $1,499.
The 27-inch iMac with a 3.2 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 CPU and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 755M graphics costs $1,799, while the one with a 3.4 GHz CPU will set you back $1,999.
The entry-level 21.5-inch iMac features a 2.7 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processor and new Iris Pro graphics and is priced at Rs 99,900. The high-end 21.5-inch model and both 27-inch models feature quad-core Intel Core i5 processors up to 3.4 GHz and NVIDIA GeForce 700 series graphics with twice the video memory and up to 40 percent faster performance than the previous generation. The high-end 21.5-inch iMac is available for Rs 114,900.
The 27-inch iMac is available with a 3.2 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.6 GHz and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 755M for Rs 139,900 and with a 3.4 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.8 GHz and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 775M for Rs 154,900.