Apple iMac 27-inch 2011 review

Is the high-end iMac more powerful than you need?

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Product Type
All-in-One Computer
Green Compliant
Yes
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
ATI
Graphics Controller Model
Radeon HD 5750
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Total Hard Drive Capacity
1 TB
Webcam
Yes
DisplayPort
Yes
Product Family
iMac
Operating System
Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Brand Name
Apple
Form Factor
Desktop
Processor Speed
2.80 GHz
Processor Type
Core i5
Screen Size
68.6 cm (27")
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440
Standard Memory
4 GB
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
ENERGY STAR, EPEAT Gold
Memory Card Reader
Yes
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Total Memory Slots
4
Optical Media Supported
DVD±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 1 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Number of Processors Installed
1
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Backlight Technology
LED
Total Number of USB Ports
4
Memory Standard
DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Height
518.2 mm
Width
650.2 mm
Depth
207 mm
Screen Mode
WQHD
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Manufacturer
Apple, Inc
Product Model
MC511B/A
Product Name
iMac MC511B/A Desktop Computer
Product Line
iMac
Controller Type
Serial ATA
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
MC511B/A
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.apple.com/uk
Marketing Information

The new iMac 27-inch display with edge-to-edge glass covers nearly the entire front of the enclosure. When all you see is the display, nothing gets between you and what's on-screen. Movies, TV shows, websites, photos - everything looks stunning on the new 16:9 widescreen iMac display.

Maximum Memory
16 GB
Package Contents
  • iMac MC511B/A Desktop Computer
  • Power Cord
  • Magic Mouse
  • Cleaning Cloth
  • Install/restore DVDs
  • Apple Wireless Keyboard
  • Printed and Electronic Documentation
Limited Warranty
1 Year
Weight (Approximate)
13.80 kg
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