Apple updates 27-inch iMac: 10th-generation Intel processors, 128GB memory, 8TB SSD
It has been more than a year since the last update of Apple’s iMac all-in-one. The last update was mainly an upgrade of iMac to Intel’s 9th generation processor. Today, Apple quietly updated the 27-inch iMac on the official website. This upgrade is mainly due to some hardware improvements. The body design has not changed. Therefore, friends who expect to see the borderless design of the iMac suggest waiting for the ARM-based iMac version.
The minimum processor options for the new 27-inch iMac are the tenth-generation Intel Core i5 processor (3.1GHz, six-core), and the highest processor options are the tenth-generation Intel Core i9 processor (3.6GHz, ten-core). The new iMac equipped Radeon Pro 5000 series graphics with up to 16GB of optional video memory.
In addition, the new 27-inch iMac can now be equipped with up to 128GB of 2666MHz DDR4 memory, while still providing 8GB, 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB options. About storage devices, the 27-inch iMac comes standard with a 256GB solid-state drive, and also provides multiple choices of 512GB, 1TB, 2TB, 4TB, and 8TB.
In terms of display, the new 27-inch iMac uses a 5K retina display with a maximum brightness of 500 nits and supports P3 color gamut. It can be equipped with the same Pro Display XDR nano-texture glass panel. The FaceTime HD camera now features 1080p resolution. The new 27-inch iMac starts at $1,799.