Apple iMac 27 inch - Winter 2009 Edition - Intel Core 2 Duo 3.06GHz/3.33GHz

  • Apple iMac 27 inch - Winter 2009 Edition - Intel Core 2 Duo 3.06GHz/3.33GHz
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Based on 33 scores, 44 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    14
  • Good:
    18
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Looks.
  • Aluminium finish.
  • Display.

Cons:

  • Noisy when fan is running.
  • No height adjustment.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PCQuest on -

The iMac desktop would not just add to your performance, but also to your room d?cor. However, at the same price you can get a much powerful desktop PC assembled or the Dell Studio XPS 8100. PrintCommentEmailDiggDel.icio.usRedditTwitter...

By CIOL on -

The iMac has always been one of the best-looking desktop systems ever built. Even in its old white avatar it looked good compared to most LCD monitors out there. With the iMac getting an aluminum body last year, the desktop system became more...

By DigitalVersus on 80

The Screen Apple's computers come with (very) glossy displays. There's not much you can do about that, unless you want to pay an extra £41 to upgrade to a matte screen on a 15" or 17" MacBook Pro.The 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution was...

By AsiaOne on -

A beautiful and capable machine that will enchant Mac users and seduce PC users to switch.Tech specs: Intel Core2Duo 3.06 GHz processor, 4GB RAM, 1TB hard disk, 256MB ATI Radeon 4670 graphics card, built-in Wi-Fi and...

By About.com on 80

The 27-inch iMac sporting the Intel 3.06 GHz Core 2 Duo processor may be the best value in the current iMac lineup. Offered at $1699, the 27-inch model has a gorgeous display that may well be the best display Apple has produced so far. Paired with the...

By Expert Reviews on 100

Apple's latest iMac is desirable, but it's neither an entertainment all-rounder nor a true powerhouse....

By V3.co.uk on 80

A powerful computer with a spectacular screen Good points Superb screen; very quiet operation; impressive software included Bad points Expensive...

By TechRadar on 80

The new Apple iMac range boasts four standard configurations. We tested the second-most expensive model, which has a massive 27-inch screen, an Intel 3.06GHz Core 2 Duo processor, a 1TB hard drive and an ATI Radeon HD 4670 graphics processor with...

By ZDNet Australia on 84

Apple's new 27-inch iMac will charm plenty of you with its screen size alone. Fortunately that won't lead you astray. Behind its expansive display, Apple has packed one of the fastest all-in-ones available, and added a few useful extras to...

By Mac|Life on 100

The 27-inch iMacs are an interesting sweet spot in Apple’s current product line. The model we reviewed comes in at $100 less than Apple’s current price for the 30-inch Cinema HD Display, which of course doesn’t include an actual...

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 100

Yes it's expensive, but this isn't just the best iMac out there, it's the best all-in-one...

By BrightHub on 100

I have to admit, when I received word that the 27 inch iMac had hit the stores, I did too. I raced to the store so I could see one up close. It looks so much better in person than it does online in the photos. I felt like I was watching a television...

By MacNN on 90

The 27-inch iMac is already a milestone for Apple through its inclusion of a truly greater-than-HD display, but the addition of Core i5 and Core i7 processors transforms it into a near powerhouse. This is the first iMac in recent memory to come...

By Macworld UK on 80

Featuring bigger and better screens and shiny new mice, the physical changes to the aluminium iMac in this update are the most dramatic since it was introduced over two years ago, but the speed improvements are marginal at best. The new iMacs are...

By Macworld on 80

Macworld Lab ran our complete suite of benchmark tests to gauge the speed of the new iMacs. What’s intriguing about the new iMacs is that they all use the same 3.06GHz Core 2 Duo processor with 3MB of shared Level 2 cache and 4GB of RAM. If you think...

By IT PRO on 83

Stunning one-piece design and a magnificent 27in screen, but the usual Apple foibles are there to drag it down...

By Stuff.tv on 100

A better screen than most standalone monitors with a top notch Mac thrown in for free, though the new mouse is far from magical...

By Stuff NZ on -

It's heavy, though; bump the desk and the entire thing wobbles on its stand. Even the motion of typing is enough to get it oscillating. An optional wall-mounting kit may alleviate this...

By CNET Asia on 84

The new 27-inch iMac will charm you plenty with its screen size alone. Fortunately, that won't lead you astray. Behind its expansive display, Apple has packed one of the fastest all-in-ones available and added a few useful extras to sweeten the...

By V3.co.uk on 80

Though still pricey compared to equivalent Windows PC set-ups, the new iMac line-up is more capable than ever, although the imminent quad-core model promises to be the real eye-opener....