Apple updates iMac family, intros new wireless accessories
Apple gave its entire iMac family an upgrade by giving the 21.5-inch model a Retina 4K display, while the 27-inch model gets a Retina 5K display.
New Apple iMac (21.5-inch Retina 4K) specs:
21.5-inch Retina 4K (4096 x 2304) display with IPS
3.1Ghz Intel Core i5 quad-core CPU
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200
8GB of 1867MHz LPDDR3 RAM (up to 16GB)
1TB hard drive
New Apple iMac (27-inch Retina 5K) specs:
27-inch Retina 5K (5120 x 2880) display with IPS
Up to 3.3Ghz Intel Core i5 quad-core CPU
8GB of 1867MHz LPDDR3 RAM (up to 32GB)
Up to AMD Radeon R9 M395 with 2GB video memory
1TB / 2TB hard drive
The 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display is locally priced at Php77,990. The 27-inch with Retina 5K, on the other hand, starts at Php93,990 for the 3.2GHz Processor, AMD Radeon R9 M380, 1TB storage configuration, going up to Php118,990 for the 3.3GHz Processor, AMD Radeon R9 M395, 2TB storage model.
Along with the new iMacs are a new lineup of wireless accessories – the Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2 and Magic Trackpad 2. These new accessories feature built-in rechargeable batteries and can be charged using a Lightning cable.
The Magic Keyboard now takes up 13% less space, the Magic Mouse 2 now has a lighter, sturdier and optimized foot design, while the Magic Trackpad 2 now has 29% larger surface with Force Touch.
The Magic Keyboard is priced at Php5,190, the Magic Mouse 2 at Php3,990, and the Magic Trackpad 2 at Php6,590.