As well as announcing a wealth of new hardware in the form of new MacBook Pro laptops, Bluetooth speakers and iPads, Apple has also refreshed its iMac range with the latest 2017 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display
now starting at $1299.
The new iMac features Radeon Pro 500 series graphics and the 27-inch iMac is equipped with a Retina 5K display and can be fitted with up to 8GB of dedicated VRAM and the smaller 21.5-inch iMac is fitted with a Retina 4K display and up to 4GB.
Again as with the MacBook Pro range the new iMac have been created to support VR hardware and software such as the HTC Vive and the ability to create VR content and 360 degree images using Final Cut Pro from within the VR environment. Apple explains more about the new iMac range :
A desktop experience that draws you in and keeps you there. This is the idea behind today’s iMac. And now that idea is more powerful than ever. The new iMac is packed with all-new processors, the latest graphics technologies, innovative storage, and higher-bandwidth connectivity. And it all comes to life on the brightest and most colorful Retina display iMac has ever seen. So you get an even more immersive experience — and a scintillating new way to take it all in.
Check out the new iMac Pro which was also unveiled and will be launching after this year below.
This is iMac completely remade for the professional user with the most powerful collection of workstation-class graphics, processors, storage, memory, and I/O of any Mac ever. Introducing iMac Pro. Power to the pro.
For full tech specifications on the new iMac range jump over to the official Apple website via the link below.
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