Apple unveils thinner iMacs, 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro and refreshed Mac mini

By Jos
Oct 23, 2012
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  1. Apple kicked off today's media event with a handful of updates to the Mac lineup, as company executives warmed up the crowd leading up to the main focus of the event: the iPad. But other than the Mac mini, which...

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  2. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    The new iMac looks awesome. As for the retina display mac... Intel HD graphics isnt gonna cut it. not even a GTX 680 can play a game at those resolutions at high FPS...
  3. Raswan

    Raswan TS Enthusiast Posts: 279

    Because so many hardcore gamers buy Macs to play on...
    ghasmanjr and m4a4 like this.
  4. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    I am just making a point, no need to troll
  5. Raswan

    Raswan TS Enthusiast Posts: 279

    You weren't making a point. You were just saying nonsense things. 2560 x 1600 is a resolution so high you can't play any games with it? What year are you talking about? 1999? Then yes. 2012? Go check a benchmarks website if you don't believe me.

    I WAS making a point though. No one buys a Mac, especially a 13.3-inch, to play games in a serious way. Just doesn't happen, unless the person doesn't know anything about hardware performance (like you). So no trolling here.
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  6. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    say what you wanna say, I didnt say you cant play on that resolution, I just said that you will not recieve a preferably frame rate.
  7. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    At least they followed a standard this time with the resolution, and didn't just make one up.
  8. Tekkaraiden

    Tekkaraiden TS Evangelist Posts: 991   +90

    Updates are pretty much what was expected, not surprised to see the mac mini drop the discrete gpu.
  9. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    yeah, I still dont see any value in the imacs, in terms of graphics. I stilll dont get how macs are workstations. xD. a 512gb gt 640M... for 1300. and overheating is gonna be a problem
  10. ghasmanjr

    ghasmanjr TS Booster Posts: 363   +86

    You didn't say you can't play on that resolution?
    Yes, you did.
  11. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    again... preferable fps... og course it can, but at high fps... I dont think so
  12. I see several people comments at unknown9122 without reading his comment very well.. please read the WHOLE comment carefully before you guys posting your troll..
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  13. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    Thanks man!

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