Apple iMac 27 inch - Winter 2009 Edition - Inte Core i7 2.8GHz

  • Apple iMac 27 inch - Winter 2009 Edition - Inte Core i7 2.8GHz
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Based on 6 scores, 10 reviews available
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Pros:

  • Huge display. Quad-core CPU with TurboBoost. Wireless keyboard. Wireless Magic Mouse. Mini DisplayPort input. Better screen resolution than a 1080p HDTV. EPEAT Gold and Energy Star 5.0 certified.
  • Simply the fastest allinone PC we've seen, Beautiful big 27inch display.
  • Did we mention the screen? Sexpot good looks. Core i7 processor is fast enough for the autobahn, and quadcore technology means you get support for next year's apps today.

Cons:

  • Card reader is SD-only. No eSATA. Requires third-party adapter for HDMI or DVI input. No Blu-ray option. No numeric keypad on wireless keyboard.
  • Lacks extras: Multitouch, Bluray, TV tuner, etc, Pricey

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Mag on 90

Apple drops a Nehalem-based Core i7 processor in their class-leading iMac 27-inch. It has a fairly hefty price tag, but backs it up with stellar performance and the high-quality design we've come to expect from the fruit company in Cupertino. The...

By PCWorld on 70

Fastest all-in-one PC we've seen runs Windows and OS X, and has a huge screenbut lacks extras like mulit-touch, Blu-ray, and a TV tuner....

By AsiaOne on

ONE look at the big, bright and beautiful 27-inch screen of the new iMac and I was smitten.Resolution, at 2,560 x 1,440 pixels, is superb. The LED-backlit display with IPS panel technology means bright visuals, allowing the user to sit at either side...

By InfoWorld on 70

With both the 2.66GHz Core i5 iMac and the 2.8GHz Core i7 iMac, Apple has not only blurred the line between consumer and professional systems, it has darn near erased it. Unless you absolutely require...

By Bare Feats on

My conclusion is that if you are trying to decide which of the two quad-core iMacs to choose for 3D gaming or other 3D graphics intensive tasks, either one will do the job. Also, those of you hard core Mac users who invested in...

By Macsimum News on 90

Ive had the chance to test drive one of the 2.8GHz, i7 quad-core processor versions, and let me tell you, this baby screams. The i7 boasts Turbo Boost technology; if an app isnt using every available core, the cores that are just...

By Wired on 80

Put one of Apple's new 27-inch Core i7 iMacs on your desk, and you run the risk of alienating yourself from your friends, co-workers and loved ones. Sure, the sheer speed of the thing is amazing the new Core i7 processor is outrageously fast...

International Review By Macworld France on

L'iMac 27 pouces Core i5 2,8 GHz et sa nouvelle carte graphique Radeon HD 5750 est-il vraiment plus performant que l'ancien modle haut de gamme ? La semaine dernire, Apple renouvelait la gamme d'iMac avec de nouveaux processeurs...

International Review By MacGeneration on

Comme nous avons pu le voir, liMac Core i7 adopte la technologie lHyper-Threading ce qui, pour mmoire et pour simplifier, permet aux curs processeur (quatre curs par unit processeur, un en loccurrence) de...

International Review By Macworld France on 90

Avec l'arrive des nouveaux iMac 27 pouces Core i5 2,66 GHz et Core i7 2,8 Ghz, Apple n'a pas simplement estomp la ligne qui sparait les gammes d'ordinateurs grand public et professionnels, elle l'a tout...