Apple iMac 27"

Apple ME089D/A-017303

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    iMac 27", 3.5GHz Intel Core i7, 32GB DDR3, 3TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M, 802.11ac, Bluetooth, FaceTime HD, MagicMouse Numeric KB DE/Docs DE, OS X Mavericks

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    Apple iMac 27"

    It’s amazing to look at. And even more amazing to use.

    A big, bold display. Fourth-generation Intel quad-core processors and the latest NVIDIA graphics. An advanced Fusion Drive option. And much more. No desktop has ever brought so much to the table.

    Huge, LED-backlit widescreen display. Easy on the eyes. Actually, phenomenal.

    Innovations you can see.
    You won’t want anything to distract you from what you’re viewing on these big, beautiful 21.5- and 27-inch displays. And nothing will, thanks to an amazing display design that reduces reflection by 75 percent. In addition, because the LCD sits right up against the glass, your content seems to leap off the screen.

    IPS technology and LED backlighting.
    The gorgeous iMac display looks great from any seat in the house. A technology called in-plane switching (IPS) gives you a bright picture with excellent color from nearly any angle. And LED backlighting offers instant-on, uniform brightness with no waiting. So you’re always ready to share that vacation slideshow with the family.

    Vivid, true-to-life color. Every time.
    Everything you see on the big, glossy display — from skin tones and dark shadows to bright blue skies and green fields — is rich and vibrant. And the colors are more true to life, too. That’s because every iMac display is individually color-calibrated using state-of-the-art spectroradiometers to match color standards recognized around the world.

    Fourth-generation Intel Core processors. Four cores, infinite possibilities.

    Powered by fourth-generation Intel Core processors, this iMac is the fastest yet. Every model in the lineup comes standard with a quad-core Intel Core i5 processor, starting at 2.7GHz and topping out at 3.4GHz. And at the Apple Online Store, you can configure your iMac with an even more powerful Intel Core i7 processor, up to 3.5GHz.

    New NVIDIA graphics. They’re flat-out faster.

    iMac graphics are more powerful across the board. NVIDIA GeForce 700 series graphics processors are even faster than the previous generation and include double the video memory. So you’ll see more frames per second in 3D games, and you can edit HD home videos with more speed and responsiveness than ever before. And you can get discrete-level performance in the 2.7GHz iMac with integrated Intel Iris Pro graphics.

    Advanced storage options. More speed in more space.

    Faster Fusion Drive.
    Fusion Drive is our breakthrough storage option that combines a high-capacity hard drive with high-performance flash storage. And now it’s up to 50 percent faster than before.1 Fusion Drive automatically and intelligently manages your data so that frequently used apps, documents, photos, and other files stay on the faster flash storage, while infrequently used items move to the hard drive. You’ll enjoy shorter boot times, and as the system learns how you work, you’ll experience faster application launches and quicker file access.

    Up to 1TB of flash storage.
    For maximum performance, you can configure iMac with up to 1TB of flash storage (up to 512GB on the 21.5-inch iMac) instead of a traditional hard drive. This flash storage is now up to 50 percent faster than the previous generation and delivers up to 5x the performance of a traditional drive — speed you’ll notice when you start up your iMac, launch an app, or browse your photo library.

    Up to a 3TB hard drive.
    Go ahead and take all the photos, buy all the music, and shoot all the video you want. A 1TB hard drive comes standard, with the option to upgrade to a massive 3TB hard drive.

    Ports and connections.
    Versatile, high-speed I/O.

    Faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi
    iMac now supports ultrafast 802.11ac Wi-Fi. When it’s connected to an 802.11ac base station — including the new AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule — wireless performance is up to 3x faster than with the previous generation of iMac. And your Wi-Fi range improves as well.

    Thunderbolt
    Ultrafast and ultraflexible, the tiny Thunderbolt port offers unprecedented transfer speeds and incredibly versatile expansion capabilities. Connect high-performance peripherals such as external drives, cameras, audio and video capture devices — even Mini DisplayPort displays for more screen real estate. All iMac models include two Thunderbolt ports, so you can create the ultimate do-anything desktop. Learn more about Thunderbolt

    USB 3
    Bring on your printer, digital camera, mobile phone, and external hard drive. Every iMac comes with four USB 3 ports — with speeds up to 10 times faster than USB 2 — so you’ll have plenty of peripheral possibilities, including your iPhone or iPod, printer, or Apple USB SuperDrive. And the USB 3 ports are fully compatible with your USB 2 devices.

    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology is also built in, so you can use your favorite wireless accessories — such as the Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Mouse — right out of the box.

    Audio and visual. We’ve made things even more perfectly clear.

    Higher-fidelity sound and a larger soundstage.
    Even though the iMac enclosure is thinner than ever, the built-in speakers deliver higher-fidelity sound than before. So when you’re listening to that new album, watching the latest flick, or playing your favorite action game, you’ll get immersive sound and a surprisingly wide soundstage.

    Dual mics. Be heard loud and clear.
    iMac has two built-in microphones that work together to home in on your voice and filter out the sounds around you. That means more accuracy when you’re using Dictation and better clarity during FaceTime video calls.

    FaceTime HD camera for high-resolution video calls.
    Get everyone in the picture with crisp, widescreen HD video. The built-in 720p FaceTime HD camera lets you make video calls that are so clear, it seems like everyone’s in the same room. Make FaceTime calls from your iMac to any FaceTime-enabled Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

    Wireless Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad.
    Two ways to Multi-Touch.

    Choose your perfect cord-free setup. Magic Mouse — which comes standard with iMac — lets you perform simple gestures across its smooth, seamless top shell. Scroll in any direction with one finger, swipe through web pages and photos with two, and click and double-click anywhere. To take advantage of all the Multi-Touch gestures that make OS X so easy and intuitive to use, choose the Magic Trackpad option when you buy from the Apple Online Store. Designed with a touch-friendly all-glass surface, it’s the largest Multi-Touch trackpad made by Apple. So there’s plenty of room for scrolling, swiping, pinching, rotating, and then some.

    OS X Mavericks. The world’s most advanced desktop operating system.

    OS X is what makes your Mac so intuitive and easy to use. It’s built specifically for the Mac, so you get a fully integrated system in which everything works together perfectly. OS X takes full advantage of the powerful technologies in every Mac. It includes an amazing collection of apps for browsing the web, viewing maps, sending messages, and so much more. And thanks to iCloud, OS X makes your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch work wonderfully together

    Great built-in apps. All the things you need to do all the things you want.

    iMac comes loaded with great creativity apps: iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. So you can do more with your photos, videos, music, documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. You also get apps for sending email, managing your schedule, and automatically backing up your Mac. There’s even an app for shopping for new apps at the Mac App Store

    iCloud. Your content. On all your devices.

    iCloud stores your content and lets you access your music, photos, calendars, contacts, documents, and more from whatever device you’re on. So if you take a picture with your iPhone or make changes to your meeting schedule on your iPad, iCloud makes sure everything appears on your Mac, too.

    Processor

    Processor cache type
    L3
    Processor cache
    8 MB
    Processor cores
    4
    Processor boost frequency
    3.9 GHz
    Processor family
    Intel Core i7
    Processor frequency
    3.5 GHz

    Memory

    Memory layout (slots x size)
    4 x 8 GB
    Memory clock speed
    1600 MHz
    Memory slots type
    SO-DIMM
    Memory slots
    4
    Internal memory type
    DDR3-SDRAM
    Maximum internal memory
    32 GB
    Internal memory
    32 GB

    Optical drive

    Optical drive type
    No

    Display

    Panel type
    IPS
    Aspect ratio
    16:9
    Full HD
    Yes
    Touchscreen
    No
    LED backlight
    Yes
    HD type
    Wide Quad HD
    Display resolution
    2560 x 1440 pixels
    Display diagonal
    68.6 cm (27")

    Audio

    Built-in microphone
    Yes
    Built-in speaker(s)
    Yes

    Ports & interfaces

    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports
    1
    Headphone outputs
    1
    Thunderbolt ports quantity
    2
    USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity
    4

    Weight & dimensions

    Weight
    8.7 kg
    Height
    447 mm
    Depth
    79 mm
    Width
    650 mm

    Power

    AC adapter input voltage
    100 - 240 V
    AC adapter frequency
    50/60 Hz

    Operational conditions

    Operating altitude
    0 - 3050 m
    Operating relative humidity (H-H)
    5 - 95%
    Operating temperature (T-T)
    10 - 35 °C

    Networking

    Bluetooth version
    4.0
    Bluetooth
    Yes
    Ethernet LAN data rates
    10,100,1000 Mbit/s
    Ethernet LAN
    Yes
    Wi-Fi standards
    802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
    Wi-Fi
    Yes

    Storage

    Compatible memory cards
    SDXC
    Hard drive speed
    7200 RPM
    Storage media
    HDD
    Card reader integrated
    Yes
    Total storage capacity
    3000 GB

    Certificates

    EPEAT compliance
    Gold
    Energy Star certified
    Yes

    Software

    Operating system installed
    OS X Mavericks

    Packaging content

    Cables included
    AC
    Bundled software
    iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, Maps, iBooks, Safari, Mail, FaceTime, Messages, Calendar, Contacts, Reminders, Time Machine, Photo Booth, iTunes, Game Center, Preview, Notes, Mac App Store
    Keyboard supplied
    Yes
    Mouse included
    Yes

    Design

    Cable lock slot type
    Kensington
    Wall mountable
    Yes
    Cable lock slot
    Yes
    Colour of product
    Silver

    Graphics

    Discrete graphics memory type
    GDDR5
    Discrete graphics adapter memory
    4096 GB
    Discrete graphics adapter model
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M

    Processor special features

    Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
    Yes

    Performance

    Product type
    PC

    Multimedia

    Camera resolution
    2560 x 1600 pixels
    Built-in camera
    Yes

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