Apple has just officially announced its 2011 iMac range, and the new 2011 iMac’s come with the latest quad core Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, and also feature new AMD Radeon HD graphics.
Other specifications on the 2011 iMac’s include Intel’s Thunderbolt technology, which we saw debut in the new MacBook Pro’s, and Thunderbolt offers up to 20x faster data transfer than USB 2.0 and up to 12x faster than FireWire 800.
Apple have also added a FaceTime HD Camera to the 2011 iMac’s, which will offer full screen HD video, and also a new widescreen format, and video calls can be made in HD at a resolution of 720p.
As before there are two different models in the 2011 iMac range, a 21.5 inch model and a 27.5 inch model, and prices start at $1,199 for the 21.5 inch model with a 2.5GHz quad core Intel core i5 processor and 4GB of RAM, plus a 500GB hard drive.
The 27 inch models starts at $1,699 and comes with a 2.7Ghz quad core Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive. There are a choice of Intel Core processor up to a 3.4Ghz Quad Core i7 processor, up to 16GB of RAM and a choice of Solid State Drives plus hard drives.