Apple Releases Updated iMacs Powered by New Quad-Core Intel CPUs

Apple iMac 2011

Apple announced today their updated iMac models powered with the latest generation quad-core processors from Intel, the Core i5 and i7, with new graphics cards, groundbreaking high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology and a new FaceTime HD camera. According to Apple, the new iMac can be up to 70 percent faster and new graphics deliver up to three times the performance of the previous generation.

Every Mac comes with Mac OS X Snow Leopard bundled with iLife 2011.

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Pricing:

The 21.5-inch iMac is available in two configurations: one with a 2.5 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5, AMD Radeon HD 6750M and 500GB hard drive for a suggested retail price of $1,199 (US); and one with a 2.7 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5, AMD Radeon HD 6770M and 1TB hard drive for a suggested retail price of $1,499 (US).

The new 27-inch iMac is also available in two models: one with a 2.7 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5, AMD Radeon HD 6770M and 1TB hard drive for a suggested retail price of $1,699 (US); and one with a 3.1 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5, AMD Radeon HD 6970M and 1TB hard drive for a suggested retail price of $1,999 (US).