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Apple’s latest 24-inch iMac has fallen to the best price we’ve seen since it debuted just a few months ago. Amazon has the blue and silver options for $ 1,250, which is $ 50 off its normal price. We saw the iMac get a $ 40 discount shortly after launch, and although the extra $ 10 is not tons, it’s still a decent sale on what we consider to be the ideal portable desktop.
Buy 24-inch iMac (Blue) at Amazon – $ 1,250 Buy 24-inch iMac (Silver) at Amazon ̵
You get Apple’s M1 chipset along with a 7-core GPU, 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage with these discounted models. If you are considering the upgrade, it is likely for the M1 chip, as it promises impressively fast performance like the one we saw on the new MacBook Air M1 and MacBook Pro M1 laptops. We also like how responsive the M1 chip makes the new iMacs – the desktop wakes up from sleep mode almost instantly, and Apple Arcade games run smoothly.
Unlike the latest Apple laptops, the new iMac also got an external facelift. The 4.5K Retina display is surrounded by ultra-thin frames, and the new 1080p FaceTime camera helps you look better on video calls. And then there are the new, fun colors to consider – in addition to blue and silver, Amazon also has pink and green to choose from (although they are full price right now), and more colors like orange and purple are available on Apple site for advanced models.
Our biggest complaints about the 24-inch iMac are the lack of ports – it only comes with two Thunderbolt connectors – and the included Magic Mouse and Keyboard is not the most comfortable. Also for this agreement you have to accept basic specifications; If you want a more powerful desktop with an 8-core GPU, you will want to pack more for it. If you can cope with these sacrifices, there is now a good opportunity to save some money while upgrading your family table.
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