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Apple's consumer desktop computer is the iMac. The all-in-one aluminium and glass iMac was launched on 7th August 2007 and were last updated in September 2013.
The iMac is a flat panel computer. It comes in two models: 21.5" or 27" versions, and has a fast Intel i5 processor (chip). It also has a FaceTime video camera built-in, allowing you to use this computer for video conferencing (broadband necessary).
The ports (sockets) are positioned on the back of the screen. The whole unit can be tilted and its design means that your desk is left uncluttered.
The iMac also comes with an Apple Magic Mouse and wireless keyboard.
An iMac has the following connectors (ports) and features:
  • USB 3.0 (for printers, cameras, scanners etc.).
  • iSight video camera built in.
    Thunderbolt sockets (for external hard drives etc.).
    Sound in and headphone socket
    Ethernet (gigabit Ethernet for high speed networks)
  • SDXC card slot for camera cards
    wireless networking and Bluetooth built-in.
    Apple Magic Mouse or Trackpad

Buy now at the Apple Store:
  • 21.5” 1.4 Ghz i5, 500GB hard drive: €1129 / £899
  • 21.5" 2.7 Ghz i5, 1TB hard drive: €1549 / £1049
  • 21.5” 2.9 Ghz i5, 1TB hard drive: €1549 / £1199

  • 27" 3.2 Ghz i5, 1TB hard drive: €1899 / £1449
  • 27" 3.4 Ghz i5, 1TB hard drive: €2099 / £1599

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