Apple Introduces New Entry Level 21.5-inch iMac, Sacrifices Performance For Price

Apple today introduced a new 21.5-inch iMac, priced starting at $1,099. But. while it may be an elegant and relatively affordable all-in-one computer, the entry-level model sacrifices performance for pricing. The new 21.5-inch iMac features a 1.4 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor, with Turbo Boost Speeds up to 2.7 GHz, Intel HD 5000 graphics, 8GB… Read More Apple Introduces New Entry Level 21.5-inch iMac, Sacrifices Performance For Price

Apple Updates iMac Line With New Quad-Core Processors, Better Graphic Performance & Faster Memory

Apple today updated its iMac line, with several performance upgrades. Of most interest to musicians will probably be the fourth-generation Intel quad-core processors, improved graphic system, next generation Wi-Fi and faster PCIe flash storage options. The entry-level 21.5-inch iMac features a 2.7 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processor and Iris Pro graphics. The high-end 21.5-inch model and both 27-inch… Read More Apple Updates iMac Line With New Quad-Core Processors, Better Graphic Performance & Faster Memory

Apple Planning Touchscreen Macs – Are You Ready For A Multitouch DAW?

Apple is quietly perfecting the technology for large touchscreen iMacs, with the hope of ‘revolutionizing’ desktop computing, according to technology law analysts Patently Apple. And images from recent Apple patent filings, like the one above, reveal that the company clearly has music applications in mind for its ‘iMac touch‘. The image shows what appears to be… Read More Apple Planning Touchscreen Macs – Are You Ready For A Multitouch DAW?

New Apple iMacs Feature Thunderbolt I/O, FaceTime HD, Quad-Core Intel Core i5 Processors

Apple today updated its iMac line with new quad-core processors, Thunderbolt I/O and a new FaceTime HD camera. Starting at $1,199, the new iMac is, according to Apple, up to 70 percent faster and delivers graphics performance up to three times the previous generation. While the update is an incremental one, the new iMacs do… Read More New Apple iMacs Feature Thunderbolt I/O, FaceTime HD, Quad-Core Intel Core i5 Processors