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[Macrumors] Apple Releases New Sandy Bridge Quad-Core iMacs with Thunderbolt

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Apple today updated its signature all-in-one iMac with next generation quad-core processors, powerful new graphics, groundbreaking high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology and a new FaceTime HD camera. Starting at $1,199, the new iMac is up to 70 percent faster and new graphics deliver up to three times the performance of the previous generation.
Woohoo. The 3.4GHz i7 2600 w/ the 6970M 1GB has my name on it

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wow really they are going high end now
 
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Not THAT bad of a deal... I guess

That IPS panel is worth around $1000 so those spec's for $1000 isn't so bad...
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What r you going to do with it? Play crysis?
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What r you going to do with it? Play crysis?
Me? Well, I do game. So, yes. I should get quite high FPS with it at native
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What r you going to do with it? Play crysis?
Photoshooop + Final Cut i suppose.

Edit: This is very very expensive in the UK. More expensive than previous iMacs. The slower 27" with 8GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive was over £2000.
Edited by Boyboyd - 5/3/11 at 6:19am
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Not THAT bad of a deal... I guess

That IPS panel is worth around $1000 so those spec's for $1000 isn't so bad...
A 24" IPS costs 1,000$?
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A 24" IPS costs 1,000$?
No, not even close. But a 27" IPS with a 2560x1440 resolution does.
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**** you


bought my imac 2 weeks ago !
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Anything special about Mac's other than the price i have a Macbook i don't find it useful other than making apps for iphone?
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