new iMac G5, up to 2GHz

imac20050503.gifApple released three models of iMac G5 today. All those new iMac G5s are featuring 512k L2 cache and 512MB DDR400 SDRAM. and ATI Radeon 9600 128MB DDR video RAM.

17-inch: 1.8GHz with slot-load Combo Drive for US$1299.00;
17-inch: 2GHz with slot-load 8x SuperDrive (double-layer) for US$ 1499.00
20-inch: 2GHz with 250GB Serial ATA hard drive, slot-load 8x SuperDrive (double-layer) for US$ 1799.00

AirPort Extreme and Bluetooth modules are included.

More information: Apple iMac G5


From Apple Hot News:

Apple announces a new iMac G5 boasting up to 2GHz PowerPC G5 processing, built-in AirPort Extreme and Bluetooth wireless connectivity and Mac OS X version 10.4 “Tiger,”, the latest version of the world’s most advanced operating system. The new iMac G5s also feature faster graphics, a new 8X SuperDrive with double-layer support, built-in Gigabit Ethernet for faster networking, and 512MB of memory across the line. “Reviewers have called the iMac G5 ‘the most elegant desktop computer in the world’ and now it’s getting even better,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “With a faster processor, built-in wireless networking, Tiger and iLife '05, the new iMac G5 offers the best consumer desktop computing experience in the world.

Posted by Antony at May 3, 2005 11:56 PM

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